Posts Tagged ‘WinchBin’

What Drives a Winch

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There are a few different types of drivetrains used to drive winches, and understanding them is the best way to make the best choice when purchasing your next winch. In modern winches, there are three different types of gears used in the drivetrain. Each different type of gear has its strengths, as well as its weaknesses. Here’s a breakdown on the kind of winch gears that make the unit work.

Truck with Winch

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Would You Use a Chainsaw Powered Winch? 

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Those looking for winches to buy may run across a unique design out there — the chainsaw powered winch. These winches are lightweight and portable, but most notably, they incorporate a chainsaw for the drive motor. What’s the utility of brands using chainsaw motors and what do the people who use them think?

Winches Driven by Chainsaw Motors

The chainsaw powered winch is a unique and useful design.

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Car Trailer Winches: Don’t Head to the Track Without One! 

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Auto transport for track cars, and even show cars, starts at the car trailer. What’s special about a car trailer for a track car is that it must have a winch, without one you could be facing a major pain on track day.

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Woman Rescued Thanks to Garbage Truck Winch – True Story

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Woman Saved Thanks to Garbage Truck Winch - True Story

A winch can save you a headache when out off-roading, but what about saving your life? Trapped in a car on fire, a woman was saved by a resourceful good Samaritan and a garbage truck winch. Check out this true story!

Woman Saved Thanks to Garbage Truck Winch - True Story

A woman survived this fiery accident thanks to quick thinking and a garbage truck winch.

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Toyota FJ Cruiser with Winches – Pics and Gallery

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Toyota’s FJ Cruiser is a great vehicle. With four-wheel drive kind of power, it can carry passengers over almost any kind of conditions. It’s no surprise that some owners consider using it for off-roading. Many consider picking up a winch to be prepared for those situations when they, or someone else on the road, may become stuck. However, before they buy a winch, it’s important to know a few important details first.

Toyota FJ Cruiser Winch

Toyota FJ Cruiser Winch

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