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Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Nitronick, Jul 25, 2010.

  1. Jul 25, 2010 at 8:52 AM
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    Nitronick

    Nitronick [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So this is what i came up with in 2 days, i think its pretty good progress. Im pretty much done, i just wanted some opinions on it or suggestions if i should add more or not.

    possible additions are..front tow hitch, another cross member to hold up side protection, bull bar on top

    [​IMG]
     
  2. Jul 25, 2010 at 8:57 AM
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    and possible sheet metal across the middle section with fog light holes.
     
  3. Jul 25, 2010 at 10:46 AM
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    That looks great :thumbsup:
     
  4. Jul 25, 2010 at 11:07 AM
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    View the build. Too much to list.
    Definitely add a skid plate on that. It would look sweet if you used stainless steel plate. Don't do a bull bar, too high. Depending on how strong the sides are you might want to add support there. Good work, keep it going.
     
  5. Jul 25, 2010 at 11:23 AM
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    yea i was thinking about taking off the stock one and make a whole new one connected, or make one attached to it and over lap the existing one.

    anyone have any experience with a front hitch?
     
  6. Jul 26, 2010 at 12:38 PM
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    Build me one !!!! :D
     
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