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Old 01-13-2015, 06:35 AM
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Rugged Ridge 8500lb Winch Discussion Thread.

Here are parts 1 and 2 of our winch review. Look for part 3 soon.


WranglerForum.com:Part 1 Rugged Ridge Performance 8,500 lbs Off Road Winch w/synthetic line

Part 2 The Install

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Great review!

just want to say that I think you are doing a great job on your review. Thanks, Vance.

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just want to say that I think you are doing a great job on your review. Thanks, Vance.

Thanks, the staff works hard to get these reviews done. Part two should be up next week...
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Just what I am looking for, an inexpensive reliable winch, can't wait for the rest of the reviews.
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Part 2 is now up.. link in 1st post... enjoy...
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Great read..thanks
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We are working to get some video of the testing up for this one.. give us few weeks and check back in.
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Great info. Keep it up.
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Good write up on the platform and install but what happened to the follow through?
Loading it up under a strain, or how to actually use the device safety?
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Pure enjoyment to read and see part 1 and 2.

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