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Old April 28th, 2008, 09:40 PM   #1
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Default whats better smity built or tmax winches??

i am throwing up the ideal of buying eather a smitty built or a tmax.
whats better looking at the 8k range not doing any major pulling.
mainly a just in case so not worried about line speed just the longevity of it


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Old April 29th, 2008, 09:07 PM   #2
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wow no answers on this one littel suprised i fig some one would of been abel to nail that one down
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Old April 29th, 2008, 09:13 PM   #3
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get a milemarker
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get a smittybilt, way better than any8k mile marker i have had, becuase it has a real clutch handle.
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Old April 29th, 2008, 10:17 PM   #5
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i have a smitybilt.... havent used it yet
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Old April 30th, 2008, 05:27 AM   #6
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I have a T-max. Haven't used it yet.
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Old April 30th, 2008, 05:28 AM   #7
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lotsa help here. lol
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Old April 30th, 2008, 06:54 PM   #8
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lol every one has them but hasint used them.
not getting a mile marker its eather a smitty built or the summit brand tmaxx
thers a 200$ difference thats why ii wondering on what to get if ther the same dame quality why spend 200$ more
or if every one stands behind ther smitty built then that helps to


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Old May 1st, 2008, 06:59 AM   #9
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Ive got the smitty built & have used several times and it has always done the job
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I would have to go with the 10k Smitty due to current promo price. Component wise it looks like a winner. It's no 8274, but good none the less. Saw one in use a short time ago and it worked ok.
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Old May 2nd, 2008, 09:56 AM   #11
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I have a T-max. Haven't used it yet.
Hurry up and use the darn thing would ya

T-Maxx available at Ironman Offroad by the way, thanks for the business Whiterhino
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Old May 2nd, 2008, 12:52 PM   #12
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Maybe next weekend.
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you know that smittybilt was made by milemarker and now t-max, right?
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used the smitybilt for 3 recoveries this weekend... never came closed to stalling. Other than the slow line speed, it seamed to work great!
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Used my t-max last weekend. Worked great. Speed seemed about right for proper control.
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used the smitybilt for 3 recoveries this weekend... never came closed to stalling. Other than the slow line speed, it seamed to work great!
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Used my t-max last weekend. Worked great. Speed seemed about right for proper control.
what size did u guys get ?
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Old May 29th, 2008, 11:19 PM   #18
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I had a ramsey.

It sucked.

...just thought I'd throw that one out there.
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9K T-max bought from Ironman
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