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Author Topic: Stubby Front Bumper  (Read 1219 times)


Jeep/Vehicle: 2012 Jeep Wrangler
Posts: 3

« on: 07/25/14 - 10:34PM »

I just finished up this project based on info from another thread, it took me about 5 hours to cut, grind, trim and fit the pieces together then I coated it with a flexible bed liner coating.

The end pieces are the factory ends, I just cut them down to fit inside the hollow part of the plastic bumper and bolted them in place. It's a cheap build, I have $14.00 in doing this project, $11.00 of it was for the Dupli-Color Bed Armor and the rest was for the screws to bolt it together.

I cut the bumper 2.25 inches from the edge of the bumper bulge then ground it down to a clean strait edge then I cut the ends that were cut off down to about 5 inches in length and trimmed them on a belt sander until they fit inside the main part of the plastic shell. My bumper was pretty faded so I chose to spray it with the bed liner to finish it off.

The tools I used were:

Sawzall (Borrowed from neighbor) Thanks Al
Angle grinder
Belt sander
80 and 180 grit sand paper


2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4 Door
2.5 in Lift
4.56 gears
Wild Country MTX 285/70R17
Much, Much more to come!!!
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Jeep/Vehicle: 2001 Wrangler
Posts: 551

« Reply #1 on: 07/26/14 - 05:46PM »

Looks awesome!

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Take it out and play with it!
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Jeep/Vehicle: 2006 Unlimited Rubicon
Posts: 656

« Reply #2 on: 07/28/14 - 12:51PM »

It does look good! Nice work


Jeep/Vehicle: 1999 Wrangler
Posts: 2

« Reply #3 on: 01/ 9/18 - 11:39PM »

It's pretty cool and cool. I would like to do this, it would be nice to see.
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