So you’ve bought a WARN winch and have it mounted—you’re ready to pull cable, right? Well, not quite. You’ll need to stretch your winch rope before first use. Advertisements
This Tuesday we’re prepping for winter by talking about the WARN ATV and UTV plow systems.
No matter if you buy a WARN winch with steel or synthetic rope, for a truck or powersports vehicle, one critical step you need to take upon installation is stretching … Continue Reading How to Stretch Winch Rope
A winch’s maximum capacity is always rated at the last layer of the rope on the drum. So if you need to get the most power out of your winch, you’ll need … Continue Reading Tech Tip Tuesday: Last Layer, Most Power
One of the questions we get asked the most often is how to select the right capacity winch for your truck, Jeep, or SUV. The formula is actually quite simple.
Did you know that a winch’s capacity is rated with the first layer of rope on the drum? As the layers of rope on the drum increase, your pulling power … Continue Reading Pro Tip Tuesday: Pull Out More Line for More Pulling Power
Say you’re looking for a 12,000 lb. (5443 kg) capacity WARN winch for your truck, Jeep, or SUV. You may wonder which one to choose, since we offer several. There’s … Continue Reading Mid Frame or Large Frame Winch?
As the global leader in self-recovery winches, we strive to deliver a product that’s suited for your journey and lifestyle. In order to determine your winch capacity, WARN recommends multiplying … Continue Reading WARN Large-Frame and Mid-Frame Winch Comparison
by Chris Collard at Expedition Portal – “I purchased my first Warn winch, an M8000, from one of the original 4Wheel Parts stores in Gardena, California, back in 1984. I … Continue Reading Tour WARN Industries with Expedition Portal
The sun is going down and the shadows are growing as you make your way home from a day in the woods. But with the encroaching darkness the risk of … Continue Reading WARN’s New WL Series LED’s Bring Maximum Performance to the Trail
By Steve Schoenfelder WARN Industries WARN lists winch performance specifications on each winch page (you can find the specs for the ZEON 8 here), this includes winch line speed and … Continue Reading WARN Winch Performance Specifications: Pulling Capacity by Layer
By Steve Schoenfelder WARN Industries In November, WARN Industries launched the latest addition to the Ultimate Performance Series, the ZEON Platinum winches. It was a huge hit at the 2014 … Continue Reading ZEON Platinum Winches Makes Self-Recovery Easier
By Steve Schoenfelder WARN Industries Off-road enthusiasts change the oil in their rigs, grease u-joints, check fluid levels and when they hear a clunk or pop, figure out what it … Continue Reading Winch maintenance is as IMPORTANT as your 4×4’s maintenance