So I finally got my own welder going thanks to Shotshell for the help! Still haven't gotten to the bumper, but here's the redeux on my tent rack.
Before is hard to see, but it went all the way to the bottom of the bed, was flimsy, blocked bed space and ugly too.
"-1988 Red Hilux Standard frame, X-tra cab, locked F&R, 5.29's, 35" tires and a SAS. In Moab
"-1988, 1999 3.4L, Supercharged, 2.1" URD pulley, URD 7th injector, 2 1/2" Magnaflow exhaust, TO DO: lift, locker.
"Did you know the IFS was designed by Hitler himself to make the life of 4WD owners tough? Yeah, it's true, he saw a vision of the Devil and he told him to do it." -DaveInDenver