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Savvy/Currie Aluminum Control ArmsROCK BOTTOM prices on LIFT KITS at Rockridge4wd!! WANT TO December Specials at Jeephut.com

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Unread 07-19-2013, 12:03 AM   #1
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The Bush Winch

I was youtubing earlier and ran across this, may be old news but I found nothing in the forum about it. Seems like this would be easy enough to make from an old rim.



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Unread 07-19-2013, 02:56 AM   #2
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You'd definitely need lockers or a spool for that...
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Unread 07-19-2013, 09:40 AM   #3
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From their website...

"1. The Bush Winch

Significant savings are offered by purchasing the kit as opposed to individual components:

Kit prices range from $897 to $974 including GST* + Postage & Handling."


All things considered, I'll keep my Warn, thank you.
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Unread 07-19-2013, 10:02 AM   #4
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That video is hilarious. "Even a female can carry it, and a female can even put it on the vehicle themselves. Easy A's (?). And they actually work well."
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Unread 07-19-2013, 10:16 AM   #5
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The early military HMMWV never had a winch on it. If you look at the center of the wheel hub, you will see a spot for a bar to be inserted and the wheel used as a winch in this manner.
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Unread 07-19-2013, 10:22 AM   #6
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There was something similar in the 60's, early 70's. article in Popular Mechanis or adds in the back I think.
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Unread 07-20-2013, 12:20 AM   #7
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Looks like they even include a very strong sting....
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