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Ditch light bracket?

Discussion in '3rd Gen Tundras (2014+)' started by Casper3, Oct 28, 2017.

  1. Jan 12, 2018 at 4:58 AM
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    I researched the yellow light a bit last night. It does perform better in foggy conditions, dense rain, and snow. The yellow light "cuts through" better, where white light will reflect and make a "wall". Looks cool too. I want to change my factory fogs over to accept a standard LED pod, will probably go with yellow/amber as well.
     
  2. Jan 12, 2018 at 5:13 AM
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    Rago with extensions. These are the Freedom LED offered in the group buy and some cheap LEDs that I modified to be yellow.

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  3. Jan 12, 2018 at 5:20 AM
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    @Backslider is that 3M protective film that you used to get the yellow?
     
  4. Jan 12, 2018 at 5:36 AM
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    Yeah, but I opened the lights up an applied it on the inside ofnthe lens. So far they habe held up fine.
     
  5. Jan 12, 2018 at 5:38 AM
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    Well sweet I always thought they did better. and I've seen a few of the conversion to fit a pod in the factory spot, they look pretty damn good when they do that.
     
  6. Jan 12, 2018 at 10:03 AM
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    You dont need shorter mounts....just need to rotate the mounts you have, they are installed backwards.
     
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  7. Jan 12, 2018 at 12:11 PM
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    Anyone seen any Tundras with led spotlights? Are they even legal in some states?
     
  8. Jan 12, 2018 at 1:34 PM
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    Thanks, I ended up doing that. They look soo much better now! And these leds are bright as hell!
     
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  9. Jan 12, 2018 at 2:50 PM
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    I'm not sure exactly what you're referring to but my Baja Designs on the ditch brackets are spots. I've got a feeling you're talking about something much larger though?
     
  10. Jan 12, 2018 at 8:37 PM
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    I was thinking something like this. It would kinda be nice to actually aim a solid light in a specific direction. But I love the idea of having solid brackets to hold some legit lights so that is why I am currently looking at Rago Fabrication. http://www.larsonelectronics.com/p-...dGybxg3-kwmr8EGKUGreGIjsJLn9LjwxoCGKcQAvD_BwE
     
  11. Jan 12, 2018 at 8:46 PM
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    @sdhq_offroad A-pillar mounts keep my @Baja Designs S2pros very low and tight to the hood as not to have a tall and obvious mount. After all, I’m not going for them to stand out, rather functionality instead.
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  12. Jan 12, 2018 at 9:06 PM
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    I'm trying to figure out how you mounted the BDs in the bumper 'cause I have some to go there too.
     
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  13. Jan 12, 2018 at 9:11 PM
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  14. Jan 12, 2018 at 9:14 PM
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    These fit perfectly and are adjustable so you can angle in any direction you want. These are the ones @boardude encouraged me to get and they are perfect
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  15. Jan 13, 2018 at 12:19 AM
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    Thanks. I thought I'd see the strap part in the photo but I don't. I'm sure I'll understand it better if my bumper ever shows up.
     
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    Who did you order the bumper through?
     
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    The strat is not a strap, it’s a slotted and flat-ish post that has holes and grooves for bolts
     
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    I have been thinking about mounting these on ditch light brackets facing forward. I can't decide how they would look. I kinda like the round look but not sure if they're to big.
     
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    Here's a pic of how they mount

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    Thanks, mystery solved. :thumbsup:
     
  21. Jan 13, 2018 at 8:14 AM
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    Ordered from 4WP on black Friday.
     
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    Oh geez, wonder if there were/are on back order from n-Fab. It will be worth the wait
     
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    I spoke with N-Fab, "cause 4wp couldn't tell me sh**, it should've left Texas at the beginning of last week and headed to 4WP warehouse in Compton Ca. 4wp anticipated shipping date has been bumped out to the 18th of this month.
     
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    Not too much longer then
     

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