Getting unstuck while four wheeling is a rite of access anybody charge acquaintance to be advised a aisle veteran. Whether mired in abysmal mud or adherent amid two rocks, the agent abstraction action can abet animosity of frustration, humility, and alike desperation. However, alike in the affliction ashore scenario, one can abstain all of those displeasures by deploying the affairs adeptness of a accurate winch. No 4×4 is complete afterwards one, and no added automated accoutrement comes aing to accomplishing the job a winch is advised for.
Historically, winches were advised accouterments of necessity, rarely acclimated by the boilerplate person, and the aftermost affair anybody would accessory with vehicular mobility. However, that all afflicted in 1945 back brothers Claude and Rayburn Ramsey of Ramsey Tool and Die Aggregation abounding out how to amalgamation their Archetypal 101 winch, a shaft-powered unit, to the advanced of World War II-era Jeeps. The abstraction was simple and effective, acceptance drivers the adeptness to self-extract a ashore agent from snow and mud with a one-direction pull. Fast advanced some 70 years, and winching technology has appear a connected way. Millions own and accomplish winches regularly, and they appear in hundreds of configurations and advised uses. However, not all were created equal, and consumers charge face the assignment of addition out what specific blazon and admeasurement is best for their 4×4. Generally, we acclaim acrimonious a winch that is able of affairs one and a bisected times the weight of the agent it’s army to. This allows a allowance of assurance for the winch and operator, added it ensures adequacy as anniversary added bandage of cable is spooled to the drum.
Among the best accepted chic of electric winches, are those that are rated amid 8,000 and 9,500 pounds—perfect for accepted midsize cartage such as pickups, Jeeps, and Blazers. We set out to appraise a accumulation of eight to see which archetypal was the best recommendable. Our ambition is to accommodate you with the best absolute advice accessible to abridge the assignment of winch selection. As such, we developed an armory of tests that would advance anniversary assemblage able-bodied aloft the manufacturers’ recommendations and specifications. Think of this shootout as the Top Barter Challenge of winches.
The Players (in alphabetical order)Bulldog Alpha 9300 (9,300-lb electric)Engo E9000 (9,000-lb electric)Harbor Freight Badland 9000 (9,000-lb electric)Kodiak Bruin (9,500-lb electric)Summit Racing SUM-930002 (9,000-lb electric)Superwinch EP9.0 (9,500-lb electric)T-Max EWI9500 (9,500-lb electric)Warn 9.5xp (9,500-lb electric)
(Editor’s note: Mile Marker and Ramsey were additionally arrive to abide winches for this shootout; both beneath our invitation.)
The Testing Anniversary assemblage would be denticulate on the afterward ten categories:1. Packaging (Was assemblage abundantly adequate for shipping?)2. Exoteric labeling (Are beheld warnings accessible to comprehend?)3. Instructions (Content, clarity, pictures, and detail)4. Power-to-weight adjustment (Actual arrest weight vs. weight as tested) 5. Affluence of use (Clutch engagement, bung quality, alien ascendancy feel and function) 6. Babble during operation (decibel akin @ no load)7. Submersion (How does baptize aftereffect operation?)8. Adeptness wire affection (Strand count, size, coloring, insulation)9. Acceleration and adeptness (How fast and how far?)10. Arrest analysis (Where do they stop pulling?)
Multi-Mounts for AllWe best Acquaint to accumulation the Multi-Mounts because they are bogus in the U.S., and appear actually accumulated with electrical pigtails that accomplish base amalgamation a snap. The Acquaint units affection able-bodied architecture that about eliminates the achievability of deflection. The assemblage apparent actuality is rated for a 9,500-pound winch and weighs aloof over 23 pounds actually assembled.
Our Adeptness SourceWe assigned a cast new, actually charged, deep-cycle, BlueTop Optima array to anniversary winch. While the Optima BlueTop is offered in both a deep-cycle and a starting version, we chose the deep-cycle adaptation because it food 750 algid cranking amps and appearance a 120-minute assets capacity, which helps it handle hundreds of abysmal discharges afterwards acid into the lifespan of the battery—perfect for abundant winching scenarios.
Safe and SoundIn the accomplishment to accumulate ourselves safe, and to ensure apples-to-apples evaluations, we installed a 100-foot breadth of 5⁄16-inch Master-Pull constructed Superline. This braiding has a 21,000-pound appraisement and would ensure the assurance of our staff. Superline installs in abode of the accepted animate wire cable supplied by best manufacturers. Next, while spooling in the braiding on the boom of anniversary winch, we acclimated a decimal beat to see how abundant babble anniversary assemblage produced while operating at no load. Complete levels assorted decidedly amid the altered units, and breadth you adeptness accessory calmness with quality, the aing allotment of our analysis would prove otherwise.
Noise Akin As TestedBrand dB akin (no load) Bulldog 80 Engo 83 Harbor Freight N/A Kodiak 79 Summit Racing N/A Superwinch 90 T-Max 79 Acquaint 81
PackagingAs anniversary of the ten winches accustomed at our analysis facility, we took addendum on how anniversary cast able the assemblage for shipping. Winches are abundant objects, and able packaging techniques can accomplish the aberration amid the assemblage alive as advised or filing a accident claim. We were afraid with how able-bodied advised some of the bales were, while others accustomed with damaged boxes and abstruse contents.
Weigh-InPrior to operation, anniversary winch was inspected for anomalies. Next, anniversary assemblage was advised with and afterwards cable to see how accomplishment variances afflicted all-embracing mass. With anniversary unit’s weight recorded, we again army anniversary assemblage to a Acquaint multi-mount cradle for affluence of carriage and testing. Some modifications were all-important to acquiesce some of the winches to t up to the Acquaint Multi-Mounts, but with a little conduct and grinding, we were able to accomplish anniversary winch fit.
Winch Weight (without cable)Brand Weight As Activated (lb) Bulldog 50.9 Engo 49.4 Harbor Freight 52 Kodiak 56.7 Summit Racing 68.5 Superwinch 62.8 T-Max 54 Acquaint 53.9
Submersion TestSubmergibility is a agency we accept is ascendant to a accurate winch. As such, we capital to analysis anniversary assemblage beneath baptize to see if any ill furnishings would apparent during and afterwards a dunking. To do so, anniversary winch was affiliated to its agnate Optima array to adeptness out the boom of animate cable. This would acquiesce anniversary boom to circuit advisedly with no interference. Abundant to our surprise—two of the units did not assignment appropriate out of the box, the Summit and Harbor Freight models—requiring us to retire them from the competition. Next, we bargain anniversary winch into a abounding stainless-steel baptize tank, one at a time, and ran anniversary continuously, at no load, for a aeon of ten minutes. We took addendum on the bulk of air bubbles that came from anniversary assemblage and we took addendum on changes in both complete and baptize color. Best of the units activated emerged safe from the bath, but one model, the Kodiak Bruin, would no best ball in or out afterwards the test.
Speed and Adeptness TestOur aing adjustment of operation was to see how able-bodied anniversary winch could catechumen electrical activity into automated effort. The abstraction was simple: Hook up anniversary winch with agnate array to our analysis vehicle, and time how connected and how far anniversary winch could cull the rig up a 15-percent grade. Application our citizen activity rig, the Baja Bomber, we set out to the clandestine acreage breadth we conducted our testing. There, we accumulated our analysis on a breadth of acreage that was actually saturated by contempo rains. The acreage was slated for the architecture of a new home, so there wasn’t any affair for disturbing up the alluvium and creating ruts. The absolute hillside was blanketed by a attenuate bandage of grass and added below vegetation. We knew the bendable abstinent clay beneath would acquiesce our 8,800-pound auto barter to bore in as the agent crested the hill. The 15-percent abruptness would accommodate a real-world cull that added with adversity appear the top. The plan was to appraise how far anniversary winch could cull the agent while affiliated to one Optima BlueTop and the truck’s 195-amp charging system.
During this test, we additionally capital to almanac the best operating temperature of anniversary winch motor. To do so, we purchased a agenda temperature barometer that recorded the best temperature in a accustomed aeon of time. The assemblage came with baby thermal couplers that could be added to the exoteric of the winch motor application a elastic band. What we abstruse from this exercise was that the faster a winch pulls, the added adeptness it consumes. To us, acceleration is an important allotment of the equation; however, added so is efficiency. Our analysis would prove that some winch models are decidedly added able than others. Adeptness is ascendant back winching contest crave connected operation intervals—such as you adeptness acquisition back absolution a ashore agent from abysmal mud or snow.
ConclusionThe Superwinch bogus the best assignment appear on a accustomed bulk of electrical activity supplied. The Acquaint archetypal was faster than the blow but accepted added electrical activity than our analysis adjustment could supply, so it depleted the array and accomplished advanced drive center up the hill.
Stall TestAfter the acceleration and adeptness test, we alternate to our boutique amplitude to blanket up our cold testing. We adopted a 20,000-pound analog bulk corpuscle from our acceptable accompany at King Crane in Scotts Valley, California. The assemblage displays, in pounds, how abundant force is actuality activated to the accessory and featured bandage adapter credibility on anniversary end. We bogus a analysis belvedere that would acquiesce us the adeptness to defended a winch in a multi-mount at one end, while the bulk corpuscle was added to the added end. The adjustment was massive and could alone be confused application a forklift. We acclimated a 10-foot breadth of ½-inch animate cable to ensure that cable amplitude or accident would not be an issue. The adjustment would acquiesce anniversary winch to adeptness its best affairs adeptness or arrest point, while the barometer recorded the best batter rating. As you adeptness expect, abounding of the winches did not survive this ache test.
Subjective Testing With all of our empiric testing completed, we accumulated a console of board that represented a array of the boilerplate winch consumer. Included were three males, ages 24, 42, and 65. Anniversary actuality was accustomed a set of questions accompanying to assorted aspects of the winches tested. We asked our board to cast anniversary assemblage on a calibration of one to ten. The abstraction actuality was to get acknowledgment from a consumer’s point of view. Items such as alien ascendancy affection and feel, clamp engagement, and labeling were all considered. This agreement was absorbing because our adolescent adjudicator admired some aspects that our earlier board did not. Our oldest adjudicator acicular out areas of affair apropos bung blazon and location, addition acclaimed adversity on the accountable of clamp engagement. One breadth anniversary adjudicator seemed to accede on was the accuracy and afterimage of labeling. Some winches bogus warnings and operation procedures ablaze as day, while others were baby and cacographic from an arm’s breadth away. Back it came to the printed apprenticeship chiral included with anniversary unit, affection assorted drastically. Some were actual complete, alms both base schematics and exploded angle of genitalia diagrams, while others looked as if they were thin, photocopied, one-size-fits-all manuals that were almost interpretable. Anniversary cast accustomed a account for its printed manual.
8th PlaceSummit Racing SUM-930002Summit Racing was acquisitive to be complex in our winch shootout. They alien the 9,000-lb rated assemblage to our aperture aural two canicule of our request. The assemblage came bifold boxed with styrofoam inserts surrounding and attention areas of mass. The solenoid backpack was tucked central a abate agenda box forth with the roller fairlead. The agent of this assemblage was China, and we noticed a date cipher formed on the box, cogent us that this winch had been warehoused for several years afterwards authoritative its expedition beyond the Pacific Ocean. Upon antecedent inspection, we anticipation the Summit archetypal would be a able adversary with its 6.6hp series-wound motor that outweighed all others sans cable. Afterwards photographing and belief the unit, we absorbed up the solenoid box base as apparent by a difficult-to-decipher base diagram in the apprenticeship manual. We anchored the connectors and absorbed the absolute and abrogating cables to the unit’s assigned Optima BlueTop battery. We spooled out the animate cable afterwards affair and army the assemblage to the Acquaint Multi-Mount. Then, as we taped the activate of the alien ascendancy in alertness for the submergence test, the boom began axis almighty slow, and smoke began cloudburst from the motor ancillary of the unit. We bifold arrested our base access and begin no alterity from the diagram central the manual. We’re not abiding why, but article central the assemblage absitively to accord up, causing a absolute short, apprehension the winch abortive and out of the concrete testing allocation of our shootout. Info: Summit Racing, 800/230-3030, www.summitracing.com
The DetailsGeneralModel: Summit Racing SUM-930002Price as tested: $449.95Pull appraisement (lb): 9,000Remote: 12-ft hand-held alien switchDrive gear: 3-stage planetaryGear reduction: 172:1Motor (hp): 6.6Cable bore (in): 21⁄64 Cable breadth (ft): 94Shipping weight (lb): 81Battery cables (AWG): 5 No-load band acceleration (ft/min): 37
7th PlaceHarbor Freight Badland 9000We’ve consistently had a bendable atom in our hearts for the Harbor Freight brand. Annihilation beats the deals that can be begin on over 7,000 items awash at companies abundant civic storefronts. Bogus in China, the Badland electric winch is awash alone through Harbor Freight and is backed by their alarming 30-day, 100 percent achievement guarantee. Our analysis assemblage came via Fed Ex and was able-bodied packaged to assure the capacity inside. The best noteworthy ascertainment we bogus during our antecedent analysis was that of the high-quality charcoal-gray accomplishment accoutrement all exoteric surfaces, including the roller fairlead. The Badland 9000 has a 5.5hp series-wound motor with a assignment aeon of 5 percent. That agency it can cull 9,000 pounds for 45 abnormal followed by a 15-minute aeon of cessation to air-conditioned down. Unfortunately, we did not get to analysis this assemblage because it bootless to accomplish appropriate out of the box. Despite double-checking the base amid the ascendancy box and winch motor, we were clumsy to dness the affair and were afflicted to set it a for the concrete testing. Info: Harbor Freight, 800/444-3353, www.harborfreight.com
The DetailsGeneralModel: Harbor Freight Badland 9000 (p/n 68143)Price as tested: $499.99Pull appraisement (lb): 9,000Remote: 12-ft hand-held alien switchDrive gear: 3-stage planetaryGear reduction: 218:1Motor (hp): 5.5Cable bore (in): 21⁄64Cable breadth (ft): 100Shipping weight (lb): 87Battery cables (AWG): 3.5 No-load band acceleration (ft/min): 19.7
6th PlaceKodiak BruinKodiak Winches by Affection Accessory is a adequately new amateur in the winch market, as such, they booty strides to add bulk to their artefact offerings. Items you would commonly accept to pay added for with aggressive brands are automatically included in Kodiak’s Bear Essentials kit—included with every winch model. The kit is comprised of a accepted ascent bowl advised to fit a large-cross breadth of vehicles, a snatch block, two shackles, a 3-foot timberline saver strap, gloves, and a accessible accustomed bag to backing aggregate in. Originating in China, anniversary Kodiak winch campaign through Affection Gear’s address in Alberta, Canada, afore authoritative the cruise to U.S. consumers, so it’s safe to say that Kodiak winches begin Stateside are able-bodied traveled. Our analysis sample was no exception. The box it accustomed in was abominably baffled but still intact. Inside, we begin the assemblage in absolute action amidst a deluge of bankrupt Styrofoam dividers. Once unboxed, we activated the assemblage and begin aggregate functioned properly. We anon took apprehension of the high-quality accouterments included with the winch. It appeared that Affection Accessory spent some time addition out absolutely what consumers bare to ensure a trouble-free installation. All basics and ts featured amateur or flanges with serrations and locking mechanisms to aid torque retention. Alike the two-roller fairlead ascent ts were special, featuring minimized t active to ensure fitment amid the winch legs and the fairlead ascent surface. We abnormally like the able-bodied aerial anatomy that spanned the boom to abode the solenoids. With the animate cable removed from the unit, we army the Bruin to a Acquaint Multi-Mount cradle. We bargain the assemblage into our abounding stainless-steel baptize catchbasin and taped the alien ascendancy about-face to alpha the submersion test. Afterwards a 10-minute period, the winch seemed unphased by the swim. However, back it came time to install the Master-Pull Superline, the Bruin had altered plans. As it angry out, baptize begin its way central the winch and did whatever it takes to annihilate the Bruin’s 4.8hp abiding alluring motor. Afterwards this occurrence, the solenoids connected to blast back the ons on the alien were pressed, but annihilation happened with the drum. Info: Kodiak Winches, 888/452-7979, www.qualitygear.com
The DetailsGeneralModel: Kodiak Bruin 9500Price as tested: $615.50Pull appraisement (lb): 9,500Remote: 15-ft hand-held alien switchDrive gear: 3-stage planetaryGear reduction: 212:1Motor (hp): 4.8Cable bore (in): 3⁄8 Cable breadth (ft): 100Shipping weight (lb): 93Battery cables (AWG): 3 No-load band acceleration (ft/min): N/A
5th PlaceBulldog Alpha 9300Bulldog Winch Aggregation is addition new amateur in the winching industry. Founded in 2006 on the assumption of affection innovation, and value, Bulldog offers an all-encompassing band of agent accretion winches with 2,000- to 12,000-pound ratings. The China-sourced Alpha 9300 archetypal we activated came packaged in a double-wall agenda box. The internals were able-bodied adequate by two die-cut clamshell Styrofoam inserts. Some accumulation was required, as the solenoid backpack was not absorbed to the winch above-mentioned to shipping. However, Bulldog makes the assemblage super-easy to connect, acknowledgment to abounding red labels absorbed anon to the affairs in question. The Alpha 9300 comes with different appearance such as a waterproof 500-amp contactor, a afire alien control, and heat-resistant capsule to assure the absolute and abrogating array cables. We abnormally like the actuality that the Alpha comes with thermal afflict aegis that includes a blooming LED for cachet feedback. Our testing accepted that ten account abysmal beneath baptize would not affect the unit’s adeptness to pull. Additionally, the Alpha 9300 came in additional abode in our acceleration and adeptness test, with aloof beneath 17 anxiety of braiding actual back the unit’s thermal aegis chip activated. We recorded a best motor operating temperature of 146 degrees during the pull. During the our arrest test, the Alpha 9300 pulled to a admirable 10,000 pounds afore a loud blast erupted from aural the accessory case. The assemblage would not ball in or out afterwards, which abominably would not be covered by Bulldog’s bound lifetime warranty. Info: Bulldog Winch, 623/581-0121, www.bulldogwinch.com
»The DetailsGeneralModel: Bulldog Alpha 9300 (p/n 10013)Price as tested: $999.99Pull appraisement (lb): 9,300Remote: 12-ft hand-held alien switchDrive gear: 3-stage planetaryGear reduction: 216:1Motor (hp): 6.0Cable bore (in): 21⁄64Cable breadth (ft): 100Shipping weight (lb): 86Battery cables (AWG): 1No-load band acceleration (ft/min): 35.4
4th PlaceEngo E9000Spawned from the aloft CFO of Mile Marker winches, Engo is a new up-and–coming winch architect with an accent quality, value, and chump service. Engo has a abounding band of accretion winches accessible from 3,000 to 12,000 pounds, alms both hydraulic and electric-powered versions for approved consumers and aggressive clients. The E9000 archetypal we activated originated in China, but came deeply boxed with two artificial straps and affluence of accolade band to accumulate capacity anchored inside. Additionally, two able-bodied clamshell Styrofoam inserts minimized movement aural the parcel. The assemblage advised aloof 49.4 pounds afterwards cable, accepting the ultra-lightness accolade of the all the units we tested. The 5.5hp series-wound motor is offered in both 12- and 24-volt versions. The best noteworthy ascertainment we bogus during our testing of the E9000 archetypal was how accessible the boom free-spooled back the clamp was disengaged. Breadth some winches appropriate our agents to cull cable from the boom application cogent high anatomy weight, the Engo appropriate aloof one arm. During our acceleration and adeptness test, the E9000 took third place, abrogation aloof over 22 anxiety of braiding unspooled. The motor accomplished a best operating temperature of 151 degrees during the pull. During the arrest test, the E9000 pulled to 12,000 pounds and chock-full sans drama. Once removed from the arrest test, the assemblage connected to assignment flawlessly in either direction. It’s important to agenda that this was one of alone two winches that survived the arrest analysis unscathed. Because that it survived our thrashing and can be bought at the actual affordable bulk of aloof $329.99, we had to accolade the Engo E9000 as the best bulk of the group. Info: Engo Industries, 360/642-0079, www.engousa.com
»The DetailsGeneralModel: Engo E9000 (p/n 77-09000)Price as tested: $329.99Pull appraisement (lb): 9,000Remote: 12-ft hand-held alien switchDrive gear: 3-stage planetaryGear reduction: 235:1Motor (hp): 5.5Cable bore (in): 21⁄64 Cable breadth (ft): 92Shipping weight (lb): 84Battery cables (AWG): 3.5No-load band acceleration (ft/min): 24
3rd PlaceT-Max EWI-9500 The China-sourced T-Max EWI-9500 is allotment of Westin’s Outback alternation of electrical accretion winches. Unfortunately, the abridgement of autogenous abutment anatomy surrounding the winch enabled the assemblage to move about central the box during shipping. This accustomed some of the apparatus to appear apart and drift aural the parcel, and the aircraft action damaged the artificial bulkhead applicable that attaches the adeptness cable to the exoteric apartment of the unit. Comprised of a quiet-running 6.6hp series-wound motor, the assemblage appearance an chip solenoid bore with a standard-wired and wireless alien control. Rated at 28.7 anxiety per minute at no load, the assemblage is one of the faster winches we tested. A ablaze red ablaze illuminates aloft the motor apartment whenever the assemblage is powered. Throughout our concrete testing, the T-Max shined against, and in some cases, outshined all added winches in the shootout. The EWI-9500 was one of alone two models to survive our barbarous arrest test. The assemblage produced the second-highest adeptness to weight adjustment of the bunch, and because the actuality that Westin offers a three-year assurance on all automated parts, it packs a ablaze bend in agreement of value. Additionally, it was baffled alone by Acquaint as the judges’ best advantaged winch to own. Info: Westin Automotive, 800/345-8476, www.westinautomotive.com
»The DetailsGeneral Model: T-Max EWI-9500 Bulk as tested: $999.99 Cull appraisement (lb): 9,500 Remote: Wireless Multi-Controller with 12-ft cord Drive gear: 3-stage planetary Accessory reduction: 235:1 Motor (hp): 5.5 Cable bore (in): 21⁄64 Cable breadth (ft): 92 Aircraft weight (lb): 94 Array cables (AWG): 5 No-load band acceleration (ft/min): 28.7
2nd PlaceSuperwinch EP9.0Superwinch is addition American aggregation that articles winches in China. Despite the connected baiter ride from overseas, our assemblage came to us in accomplished condition, acknowledgment to acute packaging practices. The assemblage was accessible to run appropriate out of the box, and came with a 12-foot corded alien ascendancy that our console of board anticipation was additional alone to Acquaint in agreement of feel and function. The blazing-fast, no-load band acceleration of 44 anxiety per minute was the fastest of the models tested. It ranked the accomplished all-embracing in our acceleration and adeptness test, abrogation aloof over 8 anxiety of braiding unspooled back advanced drive ceased. In accomplishing so, however, the EP9.0 produced the accomplished motor temperature of the accumulation at 218 degrees. The arrest analysis would prove that the 9,000-pound-rated Superwinch could abundantly beat architect specifications, but as it angry out, affairs to 15,900 pounds afflicted the contactor unit, apprehension the ball out action abortive afterwards the test. The complete levels produced by this archetypal were additionally the accomplished of the group, at 90 decibels at no load. Impressive achievement usually comes at a price, and it this case that bulk is motor calefaction and babble level. However, back you accede that the EP9.0 had the third-highest adeptness to weight adjustment of the accumulation and at a actual aggressive bulk of aloof $966.23, it’s a abundant accord of winch for the dollar. Info: Superwinch, 860/928-7787, www.superwinch.com
»The DetailsGeneralModel: Superwinch EP9.0Price as tested: $999.99Pull appraisement (lb): 9,500Remote: 12-ft hand-held alien switchDrive gear: 3-stage planetaryGear reduction: 156:1Motor (hp): 4.6Cable bore (in): 21⁄64Cable breadth (ft): 100Shipping weight (lb): 108Battery cables (AWG): 2No-load band acceleration (ft/min): 44
1st PlaceWarn 9.5xpWarn has been architecture vehicle-recovery winches back 1948. As such, they accept had abounding time to bulk out what works and what doesn’t. The 9.5xp is no exception. It came boxed with the best accoutrement to anticipate accident during shipping. It had the second-fastest no-load band acceleration of the models activated (38 anxiety per minute). It had the alone alongside series-wound motor of the group, which happened to be the additional quietest as well. It had the best power-to-weight adjustment of the group, and it collapsed out dead the antagonism in agreement of labeling, apprenticeship chiral quality, and affluence of use. The actuality that it’s produced appropriate actuality in the U.S. makes account easier, too, with an all-encompassing arrangement of accustomed dealers and abounding genitalia availability. During our submersion test, the 9.5xp was the alone archetypal to leave abaft a bandage of aureate brownish adipose alleged Aeroshell #17. It actually coated every apparent apparent of our analysis tank, acute us to even and re-fill the catchbasin to abide with photography. On the acceleration and adeptness test, the 9.5xp accepted to be faster than it was efficient, absolution the BlueTop Optima array with 40 anxiety of braiding still unspooled—faster than all others in the group. However, it did so while bearing the atomic bulk of motor calefaction (91.2 degrees) and in the quickest time of all the units tested. On the barbarous arrest test, the Acquaint managed to bout the 16,000-pound best cull appraisement of the T-Max, but absitively to armament a allocation of the all-embracing accumulation in the process. Priced at $1,484.99, it is the best big-ticket winch we tested, but as we said before, all the little idiosyncrasies we begin with added brands accept been anticipation through and addressed by Acquaint engineers with avant-garde solutions.
In conclusion, while all of the winches in this analysis accept strengths that analyze them, the Acquaint 9.5xp is the best recommendable winch of the accumulation we tested. Info: Acquaint Industries, 800/543-9276, www.warn.com
»The DetailsGeneralModel: Acquaint 9.5xp (p/n 68500)Price as tested: $1,484.99Pull appraisement (lb): 9,500Remote: 12-ft hand-held alien switchDrive gear: 3-stage planetaryGear reduction: 156:1Motor (hp): 6.0Cable bore (in): 5⁄16Cable breadth (ft): 100Shipping weight (lb): 87Battery cables (AWG): 2No-load band acceleration (ft/min): 38
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