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Old 09-20-2015, 03:18 PM   #1
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Ranch Bumpers

As I am looking at getting a fifth (around 28-30') I was going to add the ranch bumper on the back of my truck but have realized through all post that less weight is better. Being said I assume that if I don't need it, don't add it. Hard thing to come to gripps with considering I had it powder coated and all. Opinions please.

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Old 09-20-2015, 03:21 PM   #2
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Put it on if your weight is within the specs.

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Old 09-20-2015, 03:26 PM   #3
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If I decided to go try a good mountain hill You dont think I will be throwing items out a window to get good speed? I have never seen a mountain but i have read about people needing all they had to do some of the grades.
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Old 09-20-2015, 05:53 PM   #4
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I was an early Ranch Hand customer. I can't see where it would make a lot of difference, weight wise. This was my 93 F250 Ranch with a Ranch Hand grill guard and rear bumper.
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