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Old July 9th, 2011, 05:07 PM   #1
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Anybody have any thoughts on this winch? harbor freight has them on sale for $300 for a 9000lb.
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Old July 11th, 2011, 08:56 AM   #2
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Old July 11th, 2011, 09:02 AM   #3
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4 wheel did a review last month on it, failed right out of the box
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Old July 11th, 2011, 05:31 PM   #4
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Old July 11th, 2011, 05:33 PM   #5
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4 wheel parts has smittybuilt 8000 pound for 299. idk if its any better or not. kinda new at this! lol
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Old July 11th, 2011, 07:05 PM   #6
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4 wheel parts has smittybuilt 8000 pound for 299. idk if its any better or not. kinda new at this! lol
I have watched an XRC8 pull 3/4 tons out from some deep mud holes.

And if it comes from harbor freight its prolly gonna work once and thats it.
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Old July 11th, 2011, 08:30 PM   #7
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awesome. its goin on my xj. should be plenty for that then
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ive used my XRC8 many times but its most recent pull really supprised me.. I had 4 trucks anchoring me as i was doubled back on my line pulling an xj out of clay to his rockers.. we stopped quite often to let the motor cool but it worked awesome !
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ive used my XRC8 many times but its most recent pull really supprised me.. I had 4 trucks anchoring me as i was doubled back on my line pulling an xj out of clay to his rockers.. we stopped quite often to let the motor cool but it worked awesome !


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nice pull man.... everyone seems to think they are all junk. ask beefy
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Old July 18th, 2011, 03:31 PM   #11
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This link has some great info on them
http://www.badlandswinch.net/
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