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Old 11-21-2012, 12:50 PM   #1
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Here is the fender eliminator I made

I couldn't see spending $50-$100+ for something I can make a ton cheaper, lighter and look better myself, so I made this in about 30 minutes for my new 2012.

The 1"x1" aluminium 90 degree/angle material was about $1.50 a foot at the hardware store. I had to buy in an 8 foot length but I have a use for the rest of it in my garage. So was like $12 for the material, as I already had the tools for cutting, grinding and drilling it all.

I would guess it weights about the same as maybe 3 or 4 empty aluminium soda cans.

I have a small Targa LED bar/strip that will light up the plate.
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Old 11-21-2012, 12:52 PM   #2
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Looks nice, that is a neat job
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Old 11-21-2012, 02:17 PM   #3
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well done. get it mounted and report back
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Old 11-21-2012, 02:20 PM   #4
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I think I spend like $20 from Ebay.
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Old 11-21-2012, 02:39 PM   #5
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I think I spend like $20 from Ebay.
Werd. My DMP mount was like $15-20 shipped to mi casa and had pre drilled holes for the turn signals lol

Anyway, turned out real nice though... Looks legit.



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Old 11-21-2012, 02:48 PM   #6
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looks good!
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Old 11-21-2012, 10:41 PM   #7
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Re: Here is the fender eliminator I made

i made one just like yours after i saw the link below...
http://www.r6-forum.com/forums/showp...60&postcount=3

props for saving money!
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Old 11-22-2012, 09:29 AM   #8
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Looks nice
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Old 11-22-2012, 01:50 PM   #9
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Nice man, make more from that 8 foot piece so you can sell em.
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Old 11-22-2012, 06:17 PM   #10
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