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Excel Industries

2323 Dean Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50317
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(515) 266-6406 (local)
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Excel Industries

Excel Industries, manufacturer of the Ex-Guard™ bumper protection system, is a rapidly growing business based in downtown Des Moines, IA.  We specialize in providing solutions-based products that satisfy our clients at all levels.  (Read our Mission and Vision statements)  The Ex-Guard™ system accomplishes this admirably by providing a unique front end protection system for trucks that has the greatest strength to weight ratio in the market.  Ex-Guard™, designed for Big Rigs and Semi Trucks, is ideal for fleets needing Grille Guards, Bumper Guards, Bull Bars, Roo Bars, Cow Catchers, Deer Guards, and other animal collision protection. Check our Products page for more details.

Semi Truck fleet with Ex-Guard bumpers; these Big Rigs are ready for any deer or cow collision
Truck fleet with Ex-Guard™ bumper guards installed.
Ex-Guard™ for truck fleets.

Excel Industries specializes in servicing truck fleets through our rapidly expanding dealer network.  The Ex-Guard™ system is well suited to large fleet fit-outs, with its quick and simple install process and comprehensive truck manufacturer compatibility.  With it's state-of-the-art, proprietary hinge mechanism, folding down the guard to access the engine is easy, making it the guard of choice for fleets looking to minimize downtime.  One further reason the Ex-Guard™ system is becoming popular so rapidly is it's well-proven ability to sustain collisions with deer, elk, etc. repeatedly without sustaining any damage at all.

Ex-Guard display in showroom
Ex-Guard™ Bumper Guard dealer display.
Ex-Guard™ for End Users

It is the end users' appreciation for the Ex-Guard™ system's ease of use combined with durability and strength that is making Ex-Guard™ such a rapidly growing name in Big Rig grille guards, bumper guards, and deer guards. Ex-Guard™ is made of high tensile steel, the strongest material in the industry. In simple terms, Ex-Guard™ is the Truck Driver's dream bumper guard. Click here for more details on Ex-Guard™.