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Old 02-03-2008, 01:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Winch Question

I'm researching winches to make a decision on which one to buy. Regardless of brand, I have a basic questions about design.

Planetary gear vs spur gear ?

What are the advantages of either?

Is one better than the other?

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Old 02-03-2008, 03:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
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See if this helps ya out a bit.
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