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Old 02-24-2009, 09:27 AM   #1
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High Lift Jack recommendations

Hello all,

I'm doing some light trailing/wheeling today and I don't have a high lift jack.

Which one do you guys prefer? Where can I get one at the BEST PRICE!!!???

I tried searching other threads but I was not able to find int,

Thanks in advance. I'm gonna go wheeling solo today (I know it's better to roll with other people) but I'm so jonesing to go and I've been sooooooooo stressed lately.

Thanks again.

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Old 02-24-2009, 10:58 AM   #2
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umm I say winch! Even a come a long with a lot of strap. Then bring the winch also. Umm just a normal hi lift will do they run about 80 bucks. quadratec has them
Sorry I don't know the names.

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Old 02-24-2009, 11:09 AM   #3
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You can get the HI-Lift out of either Quadratec or 4wd.com

If you have a TSC (Tractor Supply Company) around you they sell them there as well. They also carry the Come-A-Long hand winches as well.

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Old 02-24-2009, 11:14 AM   #4
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I vote TSC. That's where I got mine. I think it was under $50 about 3 years ago.
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Old 02-24-2009, 11:24 AM   #5
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I bought mine at 4 Wheel Parts for $60 and don't forget the Daystar rubber isolation thingy or the rattling handle will drive you nuts.

I've only used mine once, to position a log better wood cutting.
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Old 02-24-2009, 06:02 PM   #6
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which size hi-lift would be best for mah rig?
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Old 02-24-2009, 06:15 PM   #7
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I believe there are only two sizes. You want the shorter one, it like 48" or so.
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Old 02-25-2009, 02:05 AM   #8
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there is a 60 inch, or a 48 inch, the 60 inch is longer, but the 48 inch has that "claw" at the top so oyu can use the jack as a winch

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