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    Re: Steel vs Aluminum bumpers

    120 lbs plus add another 50 -100 lbs for the winch (weight depending on steel cable or synthetic rope). lot of weight over the front axle.

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    Re: Steel vs Aluminum bumpers

    Auminum cracks and breaks steel bends.

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    Re: Steel vs Aluminum bumpers

    You get more oops with steel.


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    Re: Steel vs Aluminum bumpers

    I got steel for protection. Steel front and rear and steel sliders. I'm protected from the road retards all around.

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    Re: Steel vs Aluminum bumpers

    My All Pro bumpers are 65 lbs ea. I think Demello is about the same. Its the ARB bumper that's about 300 lbs hahaha.

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    Re: Steel vs Aluminum bumpers

    DeMello has their steel bumpers listed at like 120 lbs Steve.
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    Re: Steel vs Aluminum bumpers

    I'm thinking I will probably just go steel... save a few hundred bucks I can put toward something else, like a rear bumper

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    Re: Steel vs Aluminum bumpers

    Quote Originally Posted by mk-Zero View Post
    DeMello has their steel bumpers listed at like 120 lbs Steve.
    I always thought they were almost the same as All Pro. My steel bumpers are 65 lbs ea. Learn something new everyday

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