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post #1 of (permalink) Old 05-01-2000, 04:00 PM Thread Starter
 
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M38A1 D-ring shackles...

While looking at pictures of an M38A1, I noticed it had D-ring shackles that mount to the top of the frame where the newer Jeeps mount tow hooks. Is there a source for those out there somewhere? I like the way they look better than hooks.
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Re: M38A1 D-ring shackles...

I made all of my JY mounts, for the D ring shackles. The 2 outside mounts have an open area in the middle to accept my tow bar mounts so I inserted hooks into the openings along with a D ring on the out side, it protects my tow bar mounts and gives a quick attachment point also. the inner mounts are just 1" thick steel welded to the front and back of the bumper connected with a 1/2" steel dowel, I had a structural welder, install these for me using a stick welder for good penetration. Here is a picture attachment. It works great for me.

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post #3 of (permalink) Old 05-02-2000, 07:15 PM
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Re: M38A1 D-ring shackles...


armyjeepparts.com has them, $95/pr. I dont think they are listed on the website though.


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