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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-05-2007, 03:49 AM Thread Starter
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Under Bumper/Body Running Lights

Allright, I wanna add some running lights under the front bumper of the Dodge. But, there is nothing under there to mount to. What would I use to put under there to mount these? Does anyone have the ability to bend and form aluminum to fit????? I wanna fun 5 under the front bumper to match the cab lights. The pic shows what I wanna do.............

I also wanna mount some running lights down the side of the truck, under the body. I was thinking of using a aluminum strip riveted to the pinch weld under the cab and mounting them there........but the pinch weld only goes under the cab. How would I mount them under the box? Watcha guys think?

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Could you use small pieces of aluminum angle bolted to the bottom edge of the bumper to mount the lights to?

Gonna have some fab work on the bed though........

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The other option is to add running boards, and mount the lights to them.
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Run an angle between the frame rails to mount to, if the height is not right use a tripod brace to put it where you want.

Good use for an old bed frame.

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