Warn has impressive bumpers, on my short list. I like matching front and rear and looking for a bumper/frame-mounted tire carrier.
The image is of a Smittybilt Apollo bumper. I like this one too and have been watching for a release date. Sign at SEMA said 2019 Q2. See images here: https://www.jlwranglerforums.com/forum/threads/smittybilt-alpine-jl-wrangler-products-build-sema-2018-jlwf-coverage.17600/
I bought the power version and it appears to use similar pulley hardware. As far as I can tell, it would work just fine from the side. My experience with their customer service has been good and they will likely be able to confirm with a quick phone call. Not today, though, being Christmas...
I’ve been looking for a similar solution. It appears the exoskeletons make it rather difficult to take the hard top on or off. The best solution I’ve discovered so far is the new rack from Maximus 3. I am including a link to their post on this forum that says the hard top can be removed by...