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Old 04-13-2011, 12:44 AM
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Just finished a project

Custom Front Hitch... Almost ready for the winter winching...

Still needs a plug for the winch...

I'll get some better pic after I wash and wax it Friday... Got my Foamer in so i can not wait to wash it!







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that is sick! and it sounds like it will get put to good use...let us know how that works out
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Old 04-13-2011, 10:51 AM
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that is sick! and it sounds like it will get put to good use...let us know how that works out
Thanks man! I plan on doing a test pull one of these days with the winch...
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Old 04-15-2011, 04:29 PM
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I was looking at it more today and decided that I was going to add some side braces to it... at like a 45 angle so its more rigid and it will give me a place to mount the winch plug.

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Re: Just finished a project

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I was looking at it more today and decided that I was going to add some side braces to it... at like a 45 angle so its more rigid and it will give me a place to mount the winch plug.
Yeah, I'd add vertical plate from the back of the receiver tube out to the sides. Seems all the structure is currently in a single plane which may cause problems with any off-center pulls, especially if a winch is hanging out the front of the tube (which will increase leverage on off-center pulls).
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