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  1. #21
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    Default Re: Making My own Front Bumper For The Colt

    Nudge-M used to make one that won’t break the bank. Not sure if they’re still around?
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    Default Re: Making My own Front Bumper For The Colt

    Any progress on this?

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    Default Re: Making My own Front Bumper For The Colt

    Quote Originally Posted by rj4 View Post
    Any progress on this?
    Yes there has been some , just been super busywith university at the moment and had to go back to potch for a practical so hopefully this week ill get some proper progress.. I have sourced all of my steel tubing ranging from a 52mm x 2.5mm to a 50mm x3mm for structual perposes

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    Default Re: Making My own Front Bumper For The Colt

    Guess who started some work on the bumper today !
    pulled out the bender and some anealed 50mmx3mm tubing and made the main bumper, going to carry on tomorrow and make the rest of it, hopefully finish too.. No time to record, maybe tomorrow i can.
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    Default Re: Making My own Front Bumper For The Colt

    Looks promising!
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    Default Re: Making My own Front Bumper For The Colt

    Quote Originally Posted by Johan Engelbrecht View Post
    Looks promising!
    Thanks Johan ! , going to carry on tomorrow !

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    I present to you guys V1 of the Baja style bumper !
    Its Taced to the bakkie for now but will be making brackets for it soon
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    Default Re: Making My own Front Bumper For The Colt

    Quote Originally Posted by Thomas Corben View Post
    I present to you guys V1 of the Baja style bumper !
    Its Taced to the bakkie for now but will be making brackets for it soon


    mmm, starting to look lekker and familiar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Racer-X View Post
    mmm, starting to look lekker and familiar
    Thanks Man ! Cant wait to add on some more scaffolding

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    Default Re: Making My own Front Bumper For The Colt

    Also thought id add, it has cost me so far, 50mm x 3mm tubing x 1 length 740 odd bucks , a couple hours of my time and about a 6 pack of Heineken . So not too bad at all !

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