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doing some custom fabrication

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by red neck toy, Feb 21, 2010.

  1. Feb 21, 2010 at 9:57 AM
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    red neck toy

    red neck toy [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i started fabricating a light bar today, similar to the n-fab bar. ive got the brackets made but when i get done i'd like to finish the end of the bar off with some custom end caps. i want some pointed ones, like a spear head kinda. the only ones ive been able to find on the internet are round or flat. does anyone know where i could get some like what i want??
    ik its prolly not gonna be easy to find them cuz usually sharp pointed ends arent safe on the end of a pipe lol
    any help would be appreciated
    thanks.
     
  2. Feb 21, 2010 at 10:01 AM
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    YoterHead

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    Don't know where to find them sorry.

    You know when you hit your shin on the hitch of your truck as your walking around it and it hurts like a mother? Imagine getting impaled by your light bar! Haha just sayin'.
     
  3. Feb 21, 2010 at 10:03 AM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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  4. Feb 21, 2010 at 10:03 AM
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    haha yeah true but idc i think it'd look good.
    thanks anyways tho.
    anyone else??
     
  5. Feb 21, 2010 at 10:04 AM
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    red neck toy

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    im not talking sharp ends lol just more of a cone shape, not so round like most that i see.
     
  6. Feb 21, 2010 at 10:05 AM
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    paintdiddy

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    look at a harley/sportbike book and find bar ends
     
  7. Feb 21, 2010 at 10:17 AM
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    Stillfly199

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    It wouldnt be your shin to hit it, it would be your hootus area :eek: Thats how it was on my truck
     
  8. Feb 21, 2010 at 10:22 AM
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    im looking for something thats not gonna empty my wallet lol..
    bar ends for a harley im afraid will be a little more than what i wanna spend. and i think they'd be too small.
     
  9. Feb 21, 2010 at 2:43 PM
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    lokk around for someone that makes those old style wrought iron fences, they might have what your looking for or something that will look good
     
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    CAGE IT!!!! then youll just weld tabs were you want lights!
     
  11. Feb 21, 2010 at 2:47 PM
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    What happens when you are in a parking lot and someone impales themselves on the spike. Or if a kid runs into it.
     
  13. Feb 21, 2010 at 5:03 PM
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    too fucking bad for them + lawsuit for you :laugh:
     
  14. Feb 21, 2010 at 5:11 PM
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    TheTacoManChach

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    I get what your going for... but, mebe the headline, "Man Impaled on Toyota, Now In Emergency Care." , might be the final blow for our company... You might wanna consult the major stockholders before any such mods...
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    i really dont see them being too much of a problem if theyre on a light bar...just make sure its short enough that the sharp points dont extend wider than the truck
     
  16. Feb 22, 2010 at 1:14 PM
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    red neck toy

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    yeah its only gonna come out to the inside of the fog lights.
    if some one runs into then its they're problem, no one should be that close to my truck anyways haha
    thanks tigerfan00 thats exactly what im looking for i'll check into that site.

    ps. if you see the headline "person impaled by toyota truck" you'll know it was my fault haha
     
  17. Feb 22, 2010 at 1:20 PM
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    Just make sure they done extend to far out. I think this is gunna look good!
     
  18. Feb 22, 2010 at 1:33 PM
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    There's a TSB for that.
     
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