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Smittybilt XRC10 Winch

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Product Information

MSRP: $500.00
Average Price: $395.47
Manufacturer: Smittybilt
Recommended?
Yes: 61 / No: 2

Rated Line Pull: = 10000 lbs.
Voltage: =12V
Motor: =5.5 HP Series Wound Motor
Remote Control: = 12 Ft. Lead
3 Stage planetary gear system
218:1 gear ratio

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drozd_ws6
Registered User
drozd_ws6's Reviews
12-18-2009, 12:02 AM
Price: $379.99
Pros: cheap
Cons: none yet
Recommended? Yes

Comments: great price


CrawlorClimb
Registered User
CrawlorClimb's Reviews
10-10-2009, 12:05 PM
Price: $409.99
Pros: Fast line speed compared to my old winch (chicago electric 8klbs), Great Price
Cons: none so far
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Price included a lifetime warranty installation was a breeze. Power cable terminals were just a tad small to fit over my marine style battery terminals. Power cables were just barely long enough for the run from bumper to battery


sracer2005
Registered User
sracer2005's Reviews
10-06-2009, 03:48 AM
Price: $400.00
Pros: Great pull power. So far a strong wire cable.
Cons: A little slow but it gets the jobs done
Recommended? Yes

Comments: So far i ahve only had to use this once to pull me out and it worked great. Also used it to help pull out a brush fire truck when one of my crew members got it stuck and it worked great.


Mrozandy
Registered User
Mrozandy's Reviews
08-21-2009, 07:01 PM
Price: $400.00
Pros: This winch is a great value. A Warn would be a $1000 easy. Simple controls. The option of where you want to mount the power pack.
Cons: As long as it keeps pulling no cons. It has'nt failed me yet.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: As long as you can find something strong to hook to, it will pull you out. The first time I used it I did'nt like the rough noise it made, but after doing some research it is a common traight of this winch (it's only down side) that does'nt affect it's performance at all. I don't care what noise it makes as long as it continues to work so well for such a cheap price. Heck I could buy another for a spare and still not pay what it cost for one Warn. I know they are good, but a Warn would'nt get me any more unstuck than my XRC10.


Nicho

Registered User
Nicho's Reviews
08-17-2009, 06:48 PM
Price: $350.00
Pros: Great price point
Cons: None yet
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Buying a no name winch was a bit nerve racking. I 've had Warns for the last 15 years but giving this one a try


DeL2000
Registered User
DeL2000's Reviews
07-09-2009, 12:07 AM
Price: $399.00
Pros: Easy to install, heavy duty and well built
Cons: TBD
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Took only about 1 1/2 to install winch onto bumper, fired up easily, hear the motor wind up and seems to be pretty strong!


emrfixit
Registered User
emrfixit's Reviews
07-03-2009, 11:36 PM
Price: $399.00
Pros: Well made, very heavy, nice cabling. Great look with optional mounting for control box.
Cons: Remote plug is on front and will not mount correctly on the sister bumper, the XRC front bumper.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: I purchased the XRC winch and bumper combo. See my other review about the bumper, but the winch is made very well and extremely heavy made. The winch mounted right on the bumper, but the design needs the remote plug made on the back of the control box instead of the front. I had to move the remote plug to the back of the control box to make it mount correctly because the front bumper guard blocks the remote plug whether the box is mounted on the rails or the motor. Other than that is a sweet set.


shockwave562

Registered User
shockwave562's Reviews
06-03-2009, 10:32 PM
Price: $400.00
Pros: excellent price, very capable, no issues
Cons: doesn't have a 'W' on it... oh well..
Recommended? Yes

Comments: What a great winch for a reasonable price. 10,000 lbs is a good amount for the JK, although I haven't fully tested that she has performed really well. Good customer service from smittybilt thus far


Mayfair_Jeeper

Registered User
Mayfair_Jeeper's Reviews

04-01-2009, 03:01 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $275.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: So far it has not let me down!! No rust or defects found. Steel cable is stout, but will be moving to synth line ASAP.


chadroc

Registered User
chadroc's Reviews

03-05-2009, 11:51 AM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $370.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: The only time I used it, it worked well. Durability has yet to be tested. I'm looking forward to testing that!


mario figueroa

Registered User
mario figueroa's Reviews

03-02-2009, 10:18 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $340.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: seems to be good enough for recovery and also sturdy.The price is rite for what you get.


JROD99TJ
Registered User
JROD99TJ's Reviews

02-14-2009, 11:29 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $349.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: well built, used once, slow, but steady, looks good on the jeep. bought at winchdepot 349 shipped!


MyBrokenJeep
Registered User
MyBrokenJeep's Reviews

02-13-2009, 12:22 AM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $300.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: So far, so good... Thank God, I haven't needed it to save me yet... I am sure the time will come.


Amadeus3
Registered User
Amadeus3's Reviews

02-11-2009, 12:07 AM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $359.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: I haven't installed the winch yet............................................... .................................................. .........................


redflame6
Registered User
redflame6's Reviews

02-08-2009, 09:49 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $357.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Awesome. Heavy duty and great price. Highly recommended! Made my own winch plate it was easy to install. Wiring is T-max so it may be from them.


zfender14
Registered User
zfender14's Reviews

02-07-2009, 10:48 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $389.00
Pros: Great price! Works well! shipped very quickly!
Cons: Very loud, sounds like a rock tumbler or like its mashing gravel.
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Pulls great but sounds like its grinding rocks around. (that seems to be the trademark sound of a smittybilt winch) It pulls hard and does not seem as slow as many seem to complain about.


PA_LJ
Registered User
PA_LJ's Reviews

01-18-2009, 01:23 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $369.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: Winch, cover and free shipping at winchdepot.com made this a deal i couldn't pass up. My buddy also picked up the same winch. No rating as of yet, have not gotten it installed.


bodybrdng

Registered User
bodybrdng's Reviews

01-14-2009, 02:10 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Recommended? Yes

Comments: ........


Easton04
Registered User
Easton04's Reviews

12-26-2008, 01:03 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $300.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: it great. hands down the best for the price. it was a quick install and great shipping from winchdepot.com


Rocker69
Registered User
Rocker69's Reviews

12-17-2008, 01:51 PM
Smittybilt XRC10 Winch
Price: $500.00
Recommended? Yes

Comments: I've had to use this winch only a few times, but it has come through every time. It pulled my friends Pathfinder out of a foot of mud like we were in a parking lot.


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