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Old 08-03-2010, 10:36 PM   #1
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What happen to the company that made the roll bar's for these k5's?
I've search every were can't find them! Any help please!
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go rhino has all the truck rollbars, not sure on k5's though(guessing k5 is still blazer right?)

I found the part number for my truck front bar, kickers and others, online somewhere, then went to summit and they had em.
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go rhino has all the truck rollbars, not sure on k5's though(guessing k5 is still blazer right?)

I found the part number for my truck front bar, kickers and others, online somewhere, then went to summit and they had em.
those are not roll bars. those are show bars. looks only! they're about as thick as exhaust tubing. roll over on one, and you'll likely crush it.


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yea maybe so but they are called roll bars, and everyone I've seen has been thicker then exhaust tubing. I have also seen one on an 80's chevy long bed that rolled and the bar was in tact, the front of the cab wasn't. Not to mention the one above me said smitty built, same crap.

You want a "roll bar" build one or see if summit or jegs has one. I know they have them for fullsize trucks, numerous cars and s-10's.
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smittybuilt calls them showbars last time i looked at their listings.


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maybe they do but I didn't mention them. So why no quote on them saying they are BS? That's why I mentioned it since you thought only my post was BS. LOL I'm just fucking with ya.

but seriously....

When the Op says he wants a roll bar and doesn't say a reall one or a cage and not just for looks I have no clue what they want or mean so I threw out that option nobody else seemed to answer or help except for mr. clean which was about the same as mine. Since both were about the bolt in show bars.

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http://www.truckrollbar.com/

They make exterior rollbars for trucks, but I didnt see any interior bars. Smittybuilt stop seeling them for blazers


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http://www.truckrollbar.com/

They make exterior rollbars for trucks, but I didnt see any interior bars. Smittybuilt stop seeling them for blazers
The orange Chevy in the photo flipper on that page is bad ass.


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Most of the older "roll bars" are stronger than people give them credit for. The newer ones still available for the modern trucks are thin though. Same deal with brush guards.


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Keep an eye out on craigslist for a K5 being parted out, sometimes you can find them that way. I've missed out on a couple because I didn't have cash at the time. I'd like to get one and have it powdercoated to match my interior.


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