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Old 01-04-2008, 03:23 PM   #1
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What guage is the steel used for winch mounts? I'm gonna fab my own, just want to make sure I use the right strength of steel.
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Old 01-04-2008, 03:38 PM   #2
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I would use 3/16" plate steel and it should be bent or gusseted for strength.

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If you are going to build a flat one, I'd use at least 1/4", and would still strenghten it on the bottom.
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