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Hand Winches Reviews

Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"I use it to pull my small rowboat out of my pond. I have the winch bolted to a tree and use it to pull the boat out. It works great, even if the boat it filled with water!"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"If your doing any lifting and lowering under load, this is the best,, SAFEST hand winch on the market. It is the only safe hand winch for lowering a load. It will not free spool, Handle won't knock"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"I bought this winch for a boat hoist I am fixing. works great, easy to crank and easy to assemble. It has a one way brake on it and I didn't find out which way the brake was till after I wound it the"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.8 out of 5 stars.
"Added to the back of my logging arch to lift logs off the ground. Works great! No more muddy logs. Can lift very heavy loads with minimal effort."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.7 out of 5 stars.
"Seems to be much better than the winch I took off. Can use strap or cable. Bigger than my last one as well."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.6 out of 5 stars.
"This is the second Dutton-Lainson 1200lb brake winch I have purchased. Both times for lifting a swing keel on two different sailboats. The first worked flawlessly and held at every angle. The finish"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.6 out of 5 stars.
"Just received this winch today. It appears to be well made. However, the instructions are virtually non-existent. There are no instructions as to how to load the cable and there is a bag of small"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"I use this unit regularly for positioning devices. When you consider the automatic brake, it is a great value. Highly recommended."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"The Ultra-Tow Trailer Winch works like it should with no problems. I use it as a crank to lift a loaded platform up to a deck."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.1 out of 5 stars.
"Good quality small winch. Lots of flexibility in mounting. Works well on this small boat trailer."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"I build raft trailers and these winches are the best deal going. They are tough and simple. The 1000lb strap is tough. When people see me at the take out they ask where to get one."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:2 out of 5 stars.
"Used (2) of these winches to raise aluminum truss docks. First time we used these winches, both small and large gears stripped and both winches were useless. I replaced a set of 900# winches with"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:1 out of 5 stars.
"this clamp does not fit the winches that it is advertised for. this provided a large inconvenience for me. I still have not found the proper part"... (read full reviews)