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Thoughts on Avid Light Bar

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by BG KY Jets Fan, Jul 19, 2012.

  1. BG KY Jets Fan

    BG KY Jets Fan [OP] Dagger Taco *****

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    Just wanted to toss this out there. I bought an Avid Light bar several months back. I didn't get light mounts for it and I'm kinda regreting it right now. I've been seeing people post about those Rigid Ind LED light bars. I wonder if that would be a good idea to try on an avid. That one guy that put it in his hood scoop turned out sweet! Anyone do anything like this? My only concern though is how one of those light bars would hold up to road debris. I travel alot and I already have "road scars" on my headlights and front bumper....
     
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    I believe you can get rigid 10" bars with 1.75 inch attachchments. Avid light bar is a great piece of equipment.
     
  3. BG KY Jets Fan

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    It is, im just wondering about the durability of the light bar.
     
  4. Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    Go to Rigid's website and watch the torture test they put them through. It'll stand up to anything you'll see on the road. If you're considering Rigid, make sure you check out some of the competitors. TRS is selling one now, so is Slimcubby and both are cheaper than Rigid.
     
  5. BG KY Jets Fan

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    Cool! Thanks for the heads up!
     
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    I have a custom Avid light bar with Plating...I accidentally run into walls and stuff allllll the time and so far I've merely scratched the rattle can paint on it lol.
     
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