The road can be rough on your rig; your truck has to endure all sorts of weather, dirt and debris on a daily basis. So when you replace or upgrade your truck’s parts, look for the hardiest material, such as Iowa 80 semi truck chrome.
Chrome is resistant to rust and corrosion, which makes it perfect for outdoor conditions. On top of that, it looks amazing when polished. So where can you install chrome on your big rig? Here are a few quality parts you can use to enhance your truck’s durability and appearance.
Inlet/Outlet Chrome Muffler
This muffler measures 5 inches at both the inlet and outlet, with a total length of 51 inches. It’s a universal fit for all elbows and stacks, and is specially designed to minimize noise and back pressure drop.
Millennium 1 LED Marker Lights
You can choose either red or amber for these LED marker lights, with colored lenses or clear. The bezels are made of chrome and are completely watertight. This product is DOT compliant and has no exposed fasteners.
Flat Top Mud Flap Hanger
Mud flaps are essential for any rig and having a durable hanger is just as important. These hangers are spring-loaded and boast three LED lights each. They’re already assembled and prewired for ease of installation.
Hubcap Nut Cover Kit
It’s not just the major parts of your rig that are subject to corrosion; small components such as hubcap nuts can be damaged by rust and flying debris. This kit lets you protect your hubcaps with the following items:
- 60 nut covers in chrome plastic
- 4 rear hubcaps in chrome-plated metal
- 2 front hubcaps in chrome-plated metal
Helical Coil CB Antenna
This antenna is built to withstand the riggers of trucking while providing wide bandwidth. Its brass ferrules are chrome-plated, while the anodized aluminum construction makes it lightweight. It can handle up to 20,000 watts and cools efficiently.
Dual Rectangular Headlight Bezel
Not only is this bezel made from chrome, it has visor lights. With a total of 19 amber LEDs, you can spruce up your rig while protecting your headlights from the elements. You can even choose from a clear or colored lens.
Kenworth Tapered Open-End Bumper
Your bumper is your first line of defense in the event of a collision, so you want to it be as resilient as possible. This bumper measures 14 inches and is made from 7 gauge 3/16-inch steel. It even has tow and center hitch cutouts for your convenience.
Extendable Arm Flat Mirror
When you’re driving a big rig, visuals are essential to handling your truck safely. This mirror comes with an extendable chrome steel arm you can adjust to the perfect length. It’s simple to install and the perfect accessory to help you manage an oversized load.
Air Line Box
This air line box is made of stainless steel and allows for double connection hook up with two pre-drilled holes. It’s the ultimate solution to unsightly connectors.
Every time you add an accessory to your semi truck, you’re making an investment in its future. The durability and attractive appearance of chrome makes it the optimal material for big rigs, so next time you’re in the market for a part, consider upping your game with a chrome plate or finish.