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Attention to the TJ owners 1996-2006 NEW LED LIGHT OPTIONSOPTIC ARMOR WINDOWS all sale now !!!!!!!!FS: 2007-2013 Jeep Wrangler "HALO" Angel Eye Kit

Unread 07-18-2013, 11:03 PM   #1
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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, 01:56 AM   #2
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You'd definitely need lockers or a spool for that...

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Unread 07-19-2013, 08:40 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.
Be kind. If for no other reason, it will confuse the daylights out of people and make them wonder what you're up to. And ALWAYS drink upstream of the herd!
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Unread 07-19-2013, 09:02 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, 09:16 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.
Beat it to fit, paint it to match!

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Unread 07-19-2013, 09:22 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 07-19-2013, 11:20 PM   #7
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Looks like they even include a very strong sting....
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