New winch for 2007 Al trailer

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New winch for 2007 Al trailer

Post by John Christian » Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:55 am

Anyone know the capacity of the oem winch? Im looking at 1 that matches exsiating bolt pattern thats rated at 2500 lbs. That seems sufficient but i thought I would ask the experts before ordering.

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Re: New winch for 2007 Al trailer

Post by kurz » Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:48 pm

I find the stock trailer winch is to small.
So I graded up with 1050kg 2gear winch, cheap stile.

Whats the problem with drilling a new whole?

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Re: New winch for 2007 Al trailer

Post by John Christian » Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:22 pm

1050 kg sounds comparable to 2500 lbs, and yes double tooth.
Seems like an upgrade over original and no drilling

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Re: New winch for 2007 Al trailer

Post by Tomfoolery » Thu Aug 15, 2019 4:05 pm

My 1999 OEM steel :macx: trailer has a Shelby 5404 single-speed winch, which is 1200 lb [545 kg] rated. Seems plenty strong enough for my boat, but it's not made any more, so there's that. :|

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Re: New winch for 2007 Al trailer

Post by NiceAft » Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:27 am

I replaced my winch with a Fulton F2. Now I have a 2005 steel trailer, but I am sure you can find out if there is a different configuration of mounting screws.

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Re: New winch for 2007 Al trailer

Post by Jimmyt » Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:15 pm

Beautiful winch Ray!

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Re: New winch for 2007 Al trailer

Post by kurz » Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:37 am

If you have the stock trailer with the ledder watch the the crank is at the right side.

I didnt watch this during ordering so I couldn mount it.
Had lock becouse I could change all gears so the crank looked at the right side finally

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Re: New winch for 2007 Al trailer

Post by JCPH3 » Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:29 pm

kurz wrote:
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:37 am
If you have the stock trailer with the ledder watch the the crank is at the right side.
Good tip, my ladder is on the port side so the one i originally looked at wouldnt have worked. Thx

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