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Old 01-18-2009, 12:00 PM   #1
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just wondering if anyone had bought the new compressor winch from smittybuilt

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Old 01-18-2009, 12:07 PM   #2
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A Smittybilt compressor winch? Do you have a link?

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Old 01-18-2009, 11:21 PM   #3
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4wheelparts.com has them i think
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Old 01-19-2009, 12:02 AM   #4
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From the Smittybilt web site they build two winches. The XRC-8 and the XRC-10. These are 8,000 and 10,000 lb. winches and no mention of onboard air like the Warn Powerplant winch.
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Old 01-20-2009, 09:30 PM   #5
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they do have one its not on the smittybuilt web site but they have the links for the dealers who sell them
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Old 01-20-2009, 10:12 PM   #6
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then post a link. All I can find is the xrc-8 and xrc-10 as well.
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Old 01-20-2009, 10:14 PM   #7
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Old 01-20-2009, 10:41 PM   #8
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Sure seems like it covers a lot of the radiator. I own a Smittybuilt 8K and it works fine for light duty. It's kind of slow, but you can't beat $299.
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Old 01-21-2009, 09:14 PM   #9
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I don't have any proof to this but someone out here in Ca. on the ...."Justruns"...... Web site posted something about, taking apart a smittybilt Winch... XRC 10 or XRC 8 and there where parts inside stamped ...... T MAX ?
That might be something to check out ???
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I run a SB XR8 and it has held up just fine. I got the 2nd generation version of the winch and the line speed is very fast. Well worth the $300 bucks.

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