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Old 07-21-2010, 07:00 AM   #1
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sorry bored at work

Ok so when I'm at work all I do is think of jeepin and when I'm home all I do is think of jeepin. Has anyone ever thought of a gas power winch. And if so could u mount it on like a hitch plate

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Old 07-21-2010, 09:31 AM   #2
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Anyone use one

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Old 07-21-2010, 09:33 AM   #3
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Well you could say the jeep runs on gas which turns the alternator which powers to the winch........No?
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Old 07-21-2010, 09:38 AM   #4
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hmm not sure how safe having a gas power winch will be.. plus a little uneconomical.
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primary question is Why?

I get the whole "thinking outside of the box" theory...but a gas powered winch?

You must be really bored.
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How about solar powered? Thinkin green and pullin strong...at the same time
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How about solar powered? Thinkin green and pullin strong...at the same time
where would your solar panels be? and how will they not get damaged off roading?
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Well. I was talking to couple of guys about winches and they asked about gas powered and I'm really not looking at green I mean. Jeeps at much of a gas saver but I would like be able to take a winch and use it from the front or the back if I needed to so I was thinking I mean I can do it with a elect winch I would just run termanels to the rear and just build a plate or box I can just put in. A reciever
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where would your solar panels be? and how will they not get damaged off roading?
Maybe integrate them into the winch itself

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