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Old 06-26-2008, 01:02 AM
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Rock Sliders

After months of research and fabrication I now have rock sliders, here's a teaser pic till it's totally finished.

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Looks good...def. be watching for some more pics
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Old 06-26-2008, 08:37 AM
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Ok this sucks stop teasing here and post some better pics!
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Old 06-26-2008, 12:50 PM
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Dude, you take that shiny truck of yours out and bash it around?

Nuts, I mounted a curb with mine... (once).


put some pics up



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Old 06-26-2008, 03:14 PM
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Dont be a tease.......
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Old 06-26-2008, 11:43 PM
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Rock sliders are all finished. Had them welded to the frame so they are very solid.

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Those are freaking awesome. I think putting a set of nerf bars on a truck is usually like cutting a dog's nuts off but those look great! nice gussets.
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Old 06-27-2008, 12:45 AM
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That looks great, nice work

I threw my nerf bars back on just to save my rockers from getting smashed and my paint so chiped up also. Took them off in the first place because I didnt like them...I might have to copy you though

Looks better, and Im sure they are a lot tougher than some damn cheap nerf bars.
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that looks nice...now you need to fab up a real skid plate...maybe something like a TJ Jeep?
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Those look really good, really good.
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Old 06-28-2008, 03:28 AM
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I had to relocate the e-brake cable bracket to make room for one of the mounts plus it was way too low for a 4x4 and I relocated the main harness off the frame and into the body braces above the frame. I am going to get a buddy to draw me one up on a cad program and get it laser cut from a hardened sheet aluminum and then bent using the original as a template.
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Old 06-28-2008, 03:34 AM
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Those are freaking awesome. I think putting a set of nerf bars on a truck is usually like cutting a dog's nuts off but those look great! nice gussets.
They are not nerf bars, they are steel tubing welded together and to the truck to be able to support the weight of the truck while sliding over rocks.
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I love this! I have got to find a fabricator here in Nashville that can build me a set and weld them onto the truck!
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Man ever since I bought this truck I was wondering why no one had rock sliders (Im coming from jeeps where they were everywhere) and now finally I see that someone did them and they lo0k bad ace. I Might have to try to get my hands on something similar.
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