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Old 02-26-2015, 01:37 PM
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Rigid D2 HD lights

I am REALLY considering a pair of these for my '78. I can get a pair of these with the harness on Amazon for $380.

I already have Hella headlights(65/55 watt), but after driving newer model cars with the better lighting systems, I find myself squinting to see after dark when driving the truck.

The power consumption on the LED's are also a big plus. These are not DOT legal, but most of the time they would be used on unpaved roads. It looks like the HD has a stouter mounting bracket, and would be surface-mounted to the bumper.

http://www.rigidindustries.com/led-lighting/52131
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Old 02-26-2015, 10:08 PM
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You will be very happy with them Doug, I have 2 sets on my quad.

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Old 02-26-2015, 10:22 PM
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^^BIG Difference! Thanks for posting that.
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NP.....the other guys have halogens in the headlights...to give you an idea.

I have 1 set up front along with 50 watt HID's..the LED's are brighter...but the buckets were not designed for HID's....not an issue in my case as it's solely off road.
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I hate come head on to those lights. I can't see very well after there past.
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These would be used primarily off road.
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They are bright... Riding ahead of Duncan's quad at night I was driving off of his LEDs more than my own halogens
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Looks like Trucklite just bought Rigid Industries for a bigger share of the market.
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These would be used primarily off road.
I was referring more to headlights.
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