View Single Post
Old 04-05-2006, 07:20 AM
Uncle Ben's Avatar
Uncle Ben Uncle Ben is offline
Rising Sun Member
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Northside-blocking Drews sun!
Posts: 13,856
Send a message via AIM to Uncle Ben

Originally Posted by Snorkel 1
I am ordering a synthetic winch line to repace my old steel cable. I have a Warn M12 with 125' of cable currently. Should I get 125' again or go with 90-100'? The shorter line would mean that I would always have less line on the spool and therefor a stronger pull and I could use an extension if I needed a longer pull.
Any thoughts on the type of synthetic line I should go with? I like the 3/8" Viking combo line with safety thimble.

See you at CM06
You should always stick to the design limits of the winch. On the other hand the 12k winch is more than enough winch for any situation so I really doubt you would have any problems going to 150'. Check out for syth cable and supplies.
TLCA #3007

Colorado Trail Patrol
Stay on the Trail!
I'm the God-fearing, gun-toting, American flag-waving, conservative you were warned about!
Originally Posted by Jacket View Post
Welcome. Lots of "northsiders" here in the club. We're known to have some of the strongest, coolest and most awesome club members.
Originally Posted by Red_Chili View Post
Cruisers are superior
Reply With Quote