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Default Shopping for step bars.

I'm wondering if anyone has any opinions or suggestions on aftermarket stepbars.
I'm looking for a set in stainless with plastic/rubber pads for my 09 Crew Cab.
Durability against rust and dents is my prime concern. Cost is second.
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I have been reading a lot on this subject, I have gone by a couple of accessory shops and even have stepped on several installed, both factory and aftermarket. I am a big guy 300lbs, 6'6" and there definately is a difference. I have been leaning toward the n-fab bars for strength and really like the look of them. I am also contemplating building my own. I want something that looks different and not the same as everyone elses truck.
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Im 270lbs and my stainless 3" tube steps from deezee seem to hold up well. Have stayed shiny and have been jammed into the ground a few times while offroad without bending or denting.
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Has anyone installed the factory step bars on their own? I'm finding the installation of the crimp nuts a pain in the backside!!

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