Offroad Trailblazers and Envoys

JK bumper install

Any special projects involving a decent amount of fab work (bumpers, sliders, roof racks, etc)

by CHEVELLE598BB » Thu May 18, 2017 11:07 pm

I just finished installing a Smittybilt XRC bumper for a JK jeep on my Envoy. I was going to build my own but just don't have much time to work on the envoy lately. So I saw Teebes put a JK bumper on his trailblazer and it fit pretty well. My neighbor jeep buddy told me Smittybilt was closing out their xrc gen 1 bumpers for 299. I took the measurement of the xrc bumper and made a scale drawing. I transferred the dimensions to the envoy and it looked to be a decent fit. I ordered one up and started the fitting. I fabbed the mounting brackets from 3/16 steel. They are welded to the frame horns and have a Jeep jk bumper mount pattern. The bottom of the bumper is also bolted to the frame horns with 5/8 hardware. Not bad for a few hours work.
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by HARDTRAILZ » Fri May 19, 2017 10:11 am

Not bad at all.
I hate to advocate weird chemicals, alcohol, violence or insanity to anyone...but
they've always worked for me.
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by tsmith1156 » Fri May 19, 2017 10:15 am

Looks good
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by bartonmd » Fri May 19, 2017 2:27 pm

Not bad!

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