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Thread: Which Warn Winch should I get?

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    Default Which Warn Winch should I get?

    Iím stuck between the XD9000i and the 9.5ti thermometric Warn winches. So, besides the obvious differences between the two winches, is it worth the extra $230 to get the 9.5ti thermometric?

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    If you have the money get hte Thermo, it has backstops to save the winch from overheating which protects Solinoids, the motor, your battery(s) and thewinch itself
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    if your going to do a lot of back to back or looong pulls then get the thermo
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    go for line speed. I love my 8274

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    where do you get one?

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    I meant the Warn 8274

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    I know I was just posting that in case anyone wanted a good winch cheap
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    I have the 9.5 ti, and it has never failed me. Line speed is good too. I go wheeling by myself often, so I needed reliability. Find the lowest price online, then go to one of the better known outfits that will match that price. It'll save you money. Watch out for shipping costs.

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    8274 line speed is unmatched..I have an old one on my rig,I am sure the new one is improved ...its called 8274-50 ?? pricey but will be last one you buy.
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