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What is the WORST winch for a 40/55???

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by CruiserMax, Aug 12, 2005.

  1. CruiserMax

    CruiserMax

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    Lets turn the ol' winch question around: Which winch would qualify for the title of "worst winch" for a trail worthy FJ40 or Fj55 and why? Any horror storys out there?

    Max
     
  2. StanCruiserMan

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    This could be the worst!
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  3. CruiserMax

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    That looks like something fromm that old movie, "Old man and and the sea", written by Earnest Hemmingway...

    Max
     
  4. Landpimp

    Landpimp GOLD Star

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    I got a 1000lb Warn ATV winch.......I am thinking of putting on the 100 :D

    why do I buy this stuff? $20 at the garage sale........I just couldn't help it ;)
     
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    that is ome :cheers:
     
  6. CruiserMax

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    Any bad or positive opinions on Mile Marker winches or the Superwinch? I have a friend who likes his Superwinch although I have heard them refered to as the "SupersuckWinch"...
     
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    Yeah I keep seeing the 2,000 pound Harbor Freight $69 deal thinking, how bad can that really be. This is a good post.. What will work and what's worthless?
     
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    I have a MM hydro and love it. The smaller winches from above make great hard top hoists.
    No work!
     
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    The worst winch is one that is unsafe to use, ie. frayed cable.
    Keep that in mind.