A bull bar is a device installed over your front bumper to protect your vehicle from collisions and impacts. In most regards, they are not considered as a modification but rather bolt-on accessories.
They are typically made from high-grade steel, aluminum, or polycarbonate and polyethylene materials. A high-quality bull bar is generally constructed from one solid piece of material to ensure structural integrity. Read more.
A skid plate is specially designed to protect vital undercarriage components such as the oil pan, fuel tank, transmission and transfer case, the rear differentials, suspension components, and other exposed parts prone to damage from rocks and debris.
They will be typically made from hard alloys such as steel or aluminum. They are durable and rigid enough to take heavy impacts from large debris. If you plan to go off-roading, a skid plate is a must! Read more.