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post #1 of 2 Old 05-08-2012, 11:52 AM Thread Starter
johnrmclean
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Looking to build a hoist to store Hard Top

I'm looking to build a hoist to store my TJ hardtop using a small electric winch from Harbor Freight . Has anybody built or have plans for a system to store their hard top on the ceiling?


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post #2 of 2 Old 05-09-2012, 12:44 PM
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Use the search button. Lots of threads on that topic. I used two rachet straps to attach the roof to a piece of uni-strut that has hoked to a chain hoist attached to a garage rafter. Total cost about $55.
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