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Old 05-05-2012, 09:42 AM   #41
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I use my strut tower brace to hold my turbo blanket on
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Old 05-05-2012, 01:32 PM   #42
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Garage Star is making their own version of the Frog Arms. Slightly cheaper
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Old 05-05-2012, 02:45 PM   #43
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Is there any alternative to the Frog Arm product? ...a DIY frog arm that would be nice?


Angle iron, a grinder and a cheapo flux core welder for ya... I didn't want to spend the money on something so simple either.
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Old 05-05-2012, 03:04 PM   #44
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Garage Star is making their own version of the Frog Arms. Slightly cheaper
I've heard the quality of that stuff is sub par... That stuff is more of a road clubster product.
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Old 05-10-2012, 01:31 PM   #45
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Angle iron, a grinder and a cheapo flux core welder for ya... I didn't want to spend the money on something so simple either.


I tried welding once. Need to get back into it.

Start production on those! I'd take a set.
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Old 05-10-2012, 02:06 PM   #46
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I've heard the quality of that stuff is sub par... That stuff is more of a road clubster product.
Considering their arms aren't even out yet, how did you hear that they were sub par quality?

I've gotten a few miscellaneous pieces from them and they have always been top notch quality. Because a person advertises on CR.net and not MT.net does not automatically mean they sell crap.
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Because a person advertises on CR.net and not MT.net does not automatically mean they sell crap.
Yes it does.
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Old 05-16-2012, 03:28 PM   #48
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More options and competition in the market will be a good thing either way.
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^^ I second that. Anything that can drive down some of the prices would be a win for me. Just as long as the quality doesn't suffer too much, which I suppose is the Catch 22.
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I'm not down with that angle iron type...I'd go for square tube anyday of the week though...
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I'm gonna fab up my own version of "frog arms" and you guys will $hit yourselves.
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Old 06-02-2012, 06:35 PM   #53
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I'm gonna fab up my own version of "frog arms" and you guys will $hit yourselves.
Kinda thinking the same thing myself...
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Yeah, cause those rigged up 1/2 assed versions of angle iron craps are embarrassing.
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Old 06-02-2012, 09:15 PM   #55
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Yeah, cause those rigged up 1/2 assed versions of angle iron craps are embarrassing.
Lol, embarrassing for who? I'm perfectly happy with mine. It was dirt cheap, easy to build and I noticed a pretty big difference. At least it works fine on my craptastic street car. I definitely agree that it can be prettier, but I'll bet that your pretty version is only marginally better performing than my ugly version. I do like BBundy's solution though. Very elegant, lighter than mine for sure, and I really like the idea of the little welded reinforcement plate thing.
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Old 06-02-2012, 10:35 PM   #56
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I'm just ---- about everything, weather it's under a fender where you can't see it, or not. I still know its there, so it should look good and perform to the extreme capabilities of what it can be.
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I'm just ---- about everything, weather it's under a fender where you can't see it, or not. I still know its there, so it should look good and perform to the extreme capabilities of what it can be.
Is that why you sport 16's?
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Ouch!
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