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Old January 27th, 2012, 07:08 PM   #1
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im planning on buying some tube to do my roll cage, bumpers, rock sliders, and fenders what would be a good wall thinkness and size for them? i just wana buy all one size... thank you
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motorcitydak recommends pvc filled with concrete, otherwise post this shit in the tech forums so us people who don't give a fukc can make fun of stupid people
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Old January 27th, 2012, 07:58 PM   #5
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I would suggest copper pipe. You can find it in the plumbing section at the homedepot and it gets a cool look once its weathered.
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Depends on how much it'll weigh in the end...(fully loaded)

Go here > http://ultra4racing.com/wp-content/u...H_rules_V2.pdf

Look at page 20.

You may want to up the wall thickness in impact areas to make em last a little longer.
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