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post #1 of 24 Old 01-25-2012, 09:40 PM Thread Starter
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I Need Car Ramps. Need Recommendations.

A Buddy Of Mine Has These Full-Metal Car Ramps. They Seem Old And I Have Not Been Able To Find A Set Like Them. I've Tried All The Local Auto Parts Stores And They All Have "Plastic". I'm Sure They Wouldn't Sell Them If They Didn't Work But I Don't Trust Them And Refuse To Buy A Set.

Summit Has A Bunch Of These NASA FOAM Things But They Are Very Expensive.

What Do You Guys Recommend For Ramps? I Don't Want Jacks & Stands, I Need Ramps!

EDIT: It's A Very Silly Question, But I'm Very Cautious When Going Under A Vehicle. (Personal Family Experience)

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post #2 of 24 Old 01-25-2012, 11:53 PM
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I have the Race Ramps and I love them! They come in a variety of sizes & prices.
There's nothing I hate more than rusty ramps...lol...so they were the perfect solution for me plus they're lightweight.
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post #3 of 24 Old 01-26-2012, 12:33 AM
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+1 for race ramps. They are on my list.

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post #4 of 24 Old 01-26-2012, 01:24 AM
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Yep, I am needing a set to and have been looking at the Race Ramps. They seem to be one of the best on the market.

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post #5 of 24 Old 01-26-2012, 05:33 AM
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i've got race ramps too.
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post #6 of 24 Old 01-26-2012, 02:49 PM
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My dad has a old set of full metal ramps..they're heavy..unwieldy..and have a extremely steep angle without much of a lip on the front.. So steep that I drove my old s-10 over the front of them once.
And I refuse to even try to use the G5 on them.

Autozone and even walmart(yes, I know, dirty word) have strong, lightweight, shallow angle ramps for a decent price if you're on a budget.

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post #7 of 24 Old 01-26-2012, 02:52 PM
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I already had the lightweight Autozone ramps. Use them all the time, no issues

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post #8 of 24 Old 01-27-2012, 08:49 AM
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+1 for race ramps.
On the cheap route go to harbour freight and get "low profile" ramps.
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post #9 of 24 Old 01-27-2012, 11:59 AM
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An angled stack of 2x12s with a stop block in front works good too, just make sure to bolt 'em together.

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post #10 of 24 Old 01-30-2012, 01:02 PM
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Another vote for Race Ramps!

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