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    Default Dirtworx Rear bumper

    I'm actually wanting to know if anyone here is running this bumper or knows someone running it. I've been looking at them for a while and think I will be ordering one with the tax return this year. They look stout and have all the features I am looking for (Jerry can holders, hi lift storage, swing away tire)

    http://www.thedirtworx.com/Rearbumpers.html

    Here's a link to them. If you order it from his eBay store, it looks as though you can get it with the shackles, and shipped for just under $500 which is a good price considering that similar ones run around $750 and up.

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    The welds look decent from what the pictures show........not perfect though. I'd be curious to know more about the tow hook mounts as they looked welded to the plate vice through the bumper.
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    Definitely ask about how the shackles are welded. I seem to remember seeing them on ebay and noting that they were only welded to the front. That was about a year ago so they may have changed but worth checking into.

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    If they're shackle welds are not what you're looking for, give BESRK a call. Does bumper builds with frame tie ins and water/gas cans.

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    Quote Originally Posted by korisu56 View Post
    If they're shackle welds are not what you're looking for, give BESRK a call. Does bumper builds with frame tie ins and water/gas cans.
    Amen to that.....
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