Off and On Road Lights

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by joeschmidt » Sat Mar 21, 2015 7:32 pm

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got them on, gonna try getting out tonight to check them out


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Awesome looking. Are those mounted on a KC or Smittybuilt light bar?
Nfab. Which I think is Smitty built

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by TwinStick » Sat Mar 21, 2015 10:53 pm

Has anyone put these on yet ? They are the Chinese ARB look-a-likes.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Red-Round-9Inch ... fresh=true


Or these ?

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G-56 Gear ratios: 1st) 6.29:1 2nd) 3.48:1 3rd) 2.10:1 4th) 1.38:1 5th) 1.0:1 6th) 0.79:1 Rev 6.29:1 --- = 78.01613:1 Crawl Ratio
-------------------------5.94:1--------3.28:1-------1.98:1-------1.31:1-------1.0:1-------0.74:1-----5.42:1 ---- = 73.675:1
545RFE----------------3.0:1---------1.67:1--------1.0:1--------0.75:1-------0.67:1------------------3.0:1 -------=37.21:1

2013+ 32.47 crawl ratio...............Can you see the trend ??????????????

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by Graveltravels » Sun Mar 22, 2015 7:28 am

One of the guys in the jeep club put them on his jeep and did a side by side comparison with another member who had the ARB's. There's a little bit of difference in the light pattern, not a ton, longevity will be the question I care to see answered in time. For a significant price difference tho, the difference was negligible.


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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by 2wagons1driveway » Mon Mar 23, 2015 8:51 am

stubiePW wrote:Those look great. Might go that route one day i am on the instgrams. Stubie82
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by joeschmidt » Mon Mar 23, 2015 12:09 pm

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by Mpersicke87 » Mon Mar 23, 2015 12:54 pm

So....
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by Mpersicke87 » Mon Mar 23, 2015 12:55 pm

Need to readjust aim a little bit, perhaps build a shade for the underside, but....

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by 2wagons1driveway » Mon Mar 23, 2015 12:58 pm

That's pretty good! Deffinately a shade unless your gunna put some cool through hood gauges on that rig like an old trans am or someshite lol


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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by 08TwinStickPW » Mon Mar 30, 2015 8:47 am

Pics, Finally!!!

Fogs (9012) only
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Fogs (9012) + Lowbeam (Silverstar)
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Fogs (9012) + Highbeam (Silverstar)
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Fogs (9012) + Lowbeam (Silverstar) + KC Gravity's (Spread/driving)
Fogs (9012) + Lowbeam (Silverstar) +  KC Gravities (spread).jpg
Granted they are not the best pics as I took them quick, those are the backs of the signs and the road goes down and to the left.
I have the center of the Gravity's at the top of the lowbeam to fill in the light the way I wanted, overall very happy.
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by Cactus Red » Mon Mar 30, 2015 10:08 am

Nice! Looks like they have the punch LED's have lacked in the past.

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by 2wagons1driveway » Mon Mar 30, 2015 8:30 pm

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really glad I picked this bar up for 200$ on the local trader it has two LEDs out though [emoji35]but damn wow it's literally like having ten sets of factory lights on lol


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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by w2dodge » Tue Mar 31, 2015 12:56 pm

Great.......08T....9012...did you ever try 9011s in the fogs?

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by 08TwinStickPW » Tue Mar 31, 2015 2:26 pm

w2dodge wrote:Great.......08T....9012...did you ever try 9011s in the fogs?
I have not tried the 9011's, if I remember right they are no longer true HIR bulbs. The 9012's are still true HIR's and are also LL (Long Life).

I had 9005's before these, there was a little difference going to the 9012's but not a OMG upgrade.

Over all with the stock lighting upgraded and the addition of the KC's I am very happy, plenty of usable light. If find the funds down the road I might go with HID/retrofit projector headlights and fogs, however at this time I see no need to upgrade.
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by w2dodge » Tue Mar 31, 2015 6:50 pm

I did the retro on my head lights..huge improvement
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by TwinStick » Mon Jul 20, 2015 8:12 pm

2008 Red QC PW G56. No lift yet, stock size tires. It pulls a 2016 Starcraft AR One Extreme, 3500 lbs.
Load Pro 35 helper springs. 2015 A.R.E. MX Series custom cap. PCP front diff cover protector. Mag-Hytec 6 qt rear diff cover. K&N replacement air filter only. Dual grounded throttle body. Winch TPC bypass. Fab Four rear bumper. DURA BAK lined rocker protection. And a bunch of new front end stuff.

G-56 Gear ratios: 1st) 6.29:1 2nd) 3.48:1 3rd) 2.10:1 4th) 1.38:1 5th) 1.0:1 6th) 0.79:1 Rev 6.29:1 --- = 78.01613:1 Crawl Ratio
-------------------------5.94:1--------3.28:1-------1.98:1-------1.31:1-------1.0:1-------0.74:1-----5.42:1 ---- = 73.675:1
545RFE----------------3.0:1---------1.67:1--------1.0:1--------0.75:1-------0.67:1------------------3.0:1 -------=37.21:1

2013+ 32.47 crawl ratio...............Can you see the trend ??????????????

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by Juday » Wed Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

Besides the 5k and 6.5k color (blueish tint), my only other concern would be that being a LED bulb, they probably don't produce enough heat to melt snow/ice off of your headlights in the winter time. I could be completely wrong, but that's what has strayed me away from these in the past...
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by TwinStick » Wed Jul 29, 2015 10:58 pm

If they don't get hot, then why do they have built-in cooling fans ? I don't know too much about LED's , But they do have cooling fans. The reg ones & the 70 watt ones both have em.
2008 Red QC PW G56. No lift yet, stock size tires. It pulls a 2016 Starcraft AR One Extreme, 3500 lbs.
Load Pro 35 helper springs. 2015 A.R.E. MX Series custom cap. PCP front diff cover protector. Mag-Hytec 6 qt rear diff cover. K&N replacement air filter only. Dual grounded throttle body. Winch TPC bypass. Fab Four rear bumper. DURA BAK lined rocker protection. And a bunch of new front end stuff.

G-56 Gear ratios: 1st) 6.29:1 2nd) 3.48:1 3rd) 2.10:1 4th) 1.38:1 5th) 1.0:1 6th) 0.79:1 Rev 6.29:1 --- = 78.01613:1 Crawl Ratio
-------------------------5.94:1--------3.28:1-------1.98:1-------1.31:1-------1.0:1-------0.74:1-----5.42:1 ---- = 73.675:1
545RFE----------------3.0:1---------1.67:1--------1.0:1--------0.75:1-------0.67:1------------------3.0:1 -------=37.21:1

2013+ 32.47 crawl ratio...............Can you see the trend ??????????????

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by Cactus Red » Thu Jul 30, 2015 12:10 am

Regular bulbs project the wasted energy as heat outwards, LED bulbs don't, it goes backwards into a heatsink.

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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by FirerescuePW » Thu Jul 30, 2015 7:43 pm

Isn't most of the heat in the electronics? I thought the heat sink was to cool the board that is on the back side of the diode.
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Post by Cactus Red » Thu Jul 30, 2015 9:43 pm

The chip is part of the electronics, and it's what produces the heat.

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Post by FirerescuePW » Fri Jul 31, 2015 4:32 am

Thanks!
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by 2wagons1driveway » Sun Aug 02, 2015 11:58 am

Just ordered some led 3.5" bumper lights that hopefully will
Fit easy into my smittybilt bumper.
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by whitey » Sat Mar 19, 2016 10:27 pm

I just picked up and installed two 21.5" trail master LED light bars on my truck. So far I have been really impressed with them. Each bar was $110 at 4wheelparts. I have hopes that I won't see moisture in their future.
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by 2wagons1driveway » Sun Mar 20, 2016 12:47 am

Nice! I'm happy with those comb-flood spot sanmak LED 42" bar. The outter two ambers are on a seperate circuit for really dusty or foggy times the thing (centre section of white LEDs ) is crazy bright

Way brighter than my entire china dual row 40" bar.
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Re: Off and On Road Lights

Post by w2dodge » Sun Mar 20, 2016 8:30 am

remove the alan screws and remove the glass and put a bead of silicone ...preventive maintenance..thats what i did..on my led bars..

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