How to Clamp a 8274 Winch Cable to the Drum?

Answer A broken Warn 8274 winch cable can ruin your recovery plan and leave your vehicle stuck in the mud. A winch uses a metal or synthetic rope fastened to a stable object to pull the vehicle onto stabl... Read More »

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How to Cut a Winch Cable?

Cable used for a winch apparatus is usually composed of a high tinsel strength steel. Winch cables vary in width, application of torque and weight dispersion, as well as load towing capacity. You w... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Cable Winch?

A cable winch is a motor-driven drum that winds and unwinds a cable. It is typically used to pull large or heavy loads. Many winches are used with a hook on the end and may be found on ships and fi... Read More »

Winch Cable Safety?

Winch cables are handy tools when used correctly. If the right safety precautions are not used when winching, serious injury or death can occur.

How to Wind a Winch Cable?

Properly winding a winch cable onto the drum of a winch will help prevent damage from occurring to the cable. The cable, whether steel or synthetic, can pinch, bind or tangle if the cable is wound ... Read More »