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Old March 13th, 2009, 03:54 PM   #1
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I am wanting to see pics of how attached their roll cage to the frame. Getting ready to do mine and would like some ideas on how to tie it into the frame.

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Do you want to rigid mount it, or have it mounted with bushings?
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whichever way would be better. The jeep will get drove on the road some and also be wheelin rig. Is one way better than the other?
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Well, if your tub is mounted with rubber body mounts still, then mounting the cage on rubber mounts would also be a decent idea. Otherwise, you have opposing forces at work and can damage the body.

You can do it cheaper than buying this kit, but the setup in Poly Pro's kit is a nice style and easy enough to fabricate.

http://www.polyperformance.com/showimages.php?id=433

But, myself, I would have put a diamond shaped plate on the frame where the tube is welded. And, I would try to have the frame tie-in tubes angle up from the frame to the cage foot as steeply as possibe, and only have a bend if necessary (as opposed to, say, coming out straight and then having a bend up to the cage foot).
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