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post #1 of 5 Old 03-07-2002, 06:10 PM Thread Starter
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ROLLER OR HAWSE FAIRLEAD????

which is the one I want for my 89 YJ
in Essentials the Warn M8000 with Roller is 724.95
the same winch with the Hawse is only 549.95
what is the difference, which one do I want and why is the price difference so great Thanks

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post #2 of 5 Old 03-07-2002, 06:29 PM
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They will last you a VERY long time, well worth the money,,, it won't snag your winch cable on those loooong pulls, and a Hawse will eat away if the cable is pulling to one side of it all the time,,, The roller is definately the way to go, it offers less resistance, plus, they look badass!!!

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post #3 of 5 Old 03-07-2002, 06:35 PM
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That's a good price for the Warn w/hawse fairlead. A roller fairlead costs $92 at 4 Wheel Drive Hardware. Definitely go for a roller over the hawse fairlead. You'll end up messing up the winch line with the hawse if you pull at severe angles.

8000 w/roller


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post #4 of 5 Old 03-07-2002, 07:06 PM
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what about snagging your cable between the rollers on wierd angle pulls?or have some of the roller fairleads been redesigned to eliminate that mess?

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post #5 of 5 Old 03-07-2002, 07:19 PM Thread Starter
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Wouldn't it still be a better deal to buy the hawse and then buy a roller fairlead piece and put it on?

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