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Forum: SuperwinchExperts.com 08-28-2013, 09:54 AM
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Posted By JG Hines
The Tiger Shark 15,500 is made in China. ...

The Tiger Shark 15,500 is made in China. Superwinch maintains it was designed, engineered and tested in the USA by their team of engineers in Connecticut.

Thanks for asking!
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 05-23-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,331
Posted By JG Hines
To echo geiman, use a thimble. I am no engineer,...

To echo geiman, use a thimble. I am no engineer, but spreading the load with a thimble is far better than pinching the line (synthetic or steel) without a thimble. Steel hates to be bent and pulls...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 05-21-2013, 11:25 AM
Replies: 36
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Posted By JG Hines
Jerry, if it were a non issue, why would WARN put...

Jerry, if it were a non issue, why would WARN put a weaker and heavier rope on their synthetic-equipped winches? To handle the heat, a lesser rope than Dyneema SK-75 amsteel blue is used.

I think...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 05-16-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 36
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Posted By JG Hines
You've got part of it. It has nothing to do...

You've got part of it.

It has nothing to do with Superwinch, but with where the brake is. In most winches, the brake is in the drum. Dyneema synthetic rope (the good stuff Viking sells) begins...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 05-16-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,036
Posted By JG Hines
My two cents: Warn is a solid choice if you have...

My two cents: Warn is a solid choice if you have the cash. If, like me, you find too much stuff to buy, the new Superwinch Tiger Shark...
Forum: TJ General Discussion Forum 05-06-2013, 07:26 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,622
Posted By JG Hines
Tiger Shark 9,500

To echo what HobieSailor mentioned, we're big fans of the Tiger Shark 9,500. (http://www.superwinchexperts.com/products/superwinch-winch-ts-9500-12v-1595200) We've been selling these hand over fist...
Forum: SuperwinchExperts.com 04-26-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,069
Posted By JG Hines
Thanks for the question, caryt. According to...

Thanks for the question, caryt. According to Superwinch, the Talons are lovingly built in China. The company line is they were designed, engineered and tested in the US. I've actually spoke with...
Forum: SuperwinchExperts.com 04-26-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,069
Posted By JG Hines
Thanks all!

Appreciate it. We look forward to adding to the winching conversation as much as we can.

Cheers,
JG
SuperwinchExperts.com
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