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the spare tire carrier in off road magazine.....PSST

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by boggerless, Oct 20, 2006.

  1. boggerless

    boggerless 1 ton status Premium Member

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    they list it at 67.99 so i went to warrior products web sight and then had to go to rjr off roads web sight just to find out its $289.00:eek1: :eek1: :haha: oh well i'll make my own.:D
     
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    What kinda back bumper ya got Meathead?

    I gotta get the measurements on mine for one of the CK5 brothers and I'm working on a Fabrication Article.............course it ain't complicated! :wink1:
     
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    a tube bumper ARCHIE..the one i want is bed mounted, i'd show you the pic but WOW internet says my pics are a pop up???i just put the "floor" in JR yesterday and want to mount the (34in ground hawg it'll get me home) spare.:haha:
     
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    Oh............:D

    I had mine bolted down with a threaded rod. Double nuts underneath, one not on top.........through the stud hole (not you) then a big washer and a wing nut. Never a problem and easy on/off............at least till ya get a real tire mount! :wink1:



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    Not many people tailgated me either........I think they thought the tire might fall off! :haha:
     
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    thats cool ARCH but my bed consists of two plates of steel that take up 3 foot by 3 and a 1/2 foot.with the back half being right over the gas tank.so i be wanten one of those try pod things.i have enough steel i just need the hub to secure the spare to.i'm gonna come visit you in feb.i'll be layed off.i'll be driving the ford though,is that OK in your driveway???:D
     

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