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Avid Offroad Nerf Bars

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by bb609, Sep 10, 2009.

  1. Sep 10, 2009 at 7:45 AM
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    bb609

    bb609 [OP] O.F.

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    Not a big fan of nerf bars but the family (4 grandkids) is in and out of my truck on the weekends plus they provide some protection at the mall :p so I bought a set from Avid Offroad. I already have his arctic bar and have nothing but good things to say about Brandon plus the 20% discount that he offers to TW members made it a no brainer. This is the first set that he made for an access cab so it took an extra week but Brandon kept me updated along the way and I received them this morning.

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    They come with all the mounting hardware and precut strips of 3M Safety Walk to apply to the steps after painting.
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    Quality of work is great as usual.

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    I test fit one and it fits perfectly.

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    Time to get to work and get them painted! Thanks again Brandon!!!:thumbsup:
     
  2. Sep 10, 2009 at 8:23 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

    T@co_Pr3runn3r XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

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    Looks good, likin the rims too.
     
  3. Sep 10, 2009 at 8:26 AM
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    IrishPilot

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    Looks good! How much did those run ya?
     
  4. Sep 10, 2009 at 8:28 AM
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    $220 plus $61 for shipping to NH.
     
  5. Sep 10, 2009 at 8:29 AM
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    :cheers:
     
  6. Sep 10, 2009 at 9:27 AM
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    Looks real good. obviously the 3M will help, but can you step easily onto it? How is the "step" positioning? Are they angled enough, and far enough away from the bar?
    Just curious. my dad might help me make some steps/nerf bars with 3" black gasline pipe. He works for a natural gas company, and made me a front bumper/bull bar for my old '84 Landcruiserseveral years ago and it looked and worked great.
     
  7. Sep 10, 2009 at 9:56 AM
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    dougmays

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    does he make any other rock sliders/nerf bars. his website doesn't show alot of products. does he have a gallery somewhere of his products?
     
  8. Sep 10, 2009 at 10:10 AM
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    As a full functioning step, they may be just a tad narrow but work fine. Any longer/deeper/wider, I think they would look goofy.
     
  9. Sep 10, 2009 at 10:12 AM
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    You can send recommendations on his website for anything you can think of. I'll be surprised if he isn't fabbing sliders by now. Send him an E-mail.
     
  10. Sep 10, 2009 at 11:05 AM
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    HwyRogue

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    Arctic bull bar, hitch step, side bars (All by Avid Off Road!), BHLM, eye lids....
    They look good - are you going to get them painted / powder coated?
     
  11. Sep 10, 2009 at 11:51 AM
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    Understood. Thanks for sharing!
     
  12. Sep 10, 2009 at 12:30 PM
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    I'll prep and prime. My neighbor (15 years in a body shop) will paint them for me.
     
  13. Sep 10, 2009 at 12:32 PM
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    Wow i really like them a lot!
     
  14. Sep 13, 2009 at 11:28 PM
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    You've got some lucky grandkids! Nice truck!
     
  15. Sep 14, 2009 at 4:26 AM
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    :cheers:
     
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