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Thu Mar 12, 2015 7:56 pm

Can anybody shed some light. I've Googled front runner roof rack accessories but can't find this goodie. Anyone know what this is used for?
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:08 pm

Looks like an axe bracket.
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:10 pm

According to me it is a shovel bracket.
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:11 pm

Spade bracket

The sqr part you put the handle in and the round part goes around the "shaft" or whatever you call the pipe thingy part of the handle.
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:13 pm

Or shovel, depends one where you learned to speak da language. Me got me dialect from the Free State :lmao:
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:16 pm

Yip, just dawned on me, axe bracket has a box where the blade fits in :slap:
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:45 pm

Jaans wrote:According to me it is a shovel bracket.
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Thu Mar 12, 2015 8:46 pm

Thanks Guys. I knew I could rely on you. And hopefully help someone else out at the same time.
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 7:58 am

You'll need to flip the handle bracket around for it to be effective though!
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 10:01 am

zepplin wrote:You'll need to flip the handle bracket around for it to be effective though!
Yep. I see so... :geek:
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 10:59 am

Frankly, if it is mounted against the back of the cab like that pic seems to show then you'll need to take the cab off in order to make space for the shovel head....

Methinks that was intended for something other than a spade.
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 11:39 am

Dit is vir n halwe graaf :laugh2: :laugh2: :laugh2:
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 11:56 am

To me it looks like the inside of a Land Rover! :twisted:

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Fri Mar 13, 2015 11:59 am

Mr_B wrote:To me it looks like the inside of a Land Rover! :twisted:
What are you saying, OIL pump bracket :laugh2:
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 12:28 pm

Oupa Stig wrote:Frankly, if it is mounted against the back of the cab like that pic seems to show then you'll need to take the cab off in order to make space for the shovel head....

Methinks that was intended for something other than a spade.
Hey Mickey. It's not mounted to the vehicle. It's just leaning against my Landy.... just to push up the value of the Landy a bit :siffler:
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Fri Mar 13, 2015 12:33 pm

Ah. Good thinking, Shaun.
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