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    DogWhistle replied to the thread 2G transmission shop in wisconsin.

    We used Hage-Kobany Transmission in Minneapolis to rebuild ours. They caught a lot of stressed parts (see our Build Thread) and replaced parts before they broke. They replaced all of the clutch packs, shift solenoids, and convertor. It shifts... See more

    Jul 8, 2020 at 12:58 PM
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    DogWhistle liked TSiAWD666's post in the thread Is A 4500# Winch Enough?.

    It'll work fine for a car on wheels, but you have to consider the cases when you may need to drag part of the car on the trailer. I wouldn't go less than 7k myself. See more

    Jul 8, 2020 at 12:49 PM
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    DogWhistle liked arrowhead's post in the thread Is A 4500# Winch Enough?.

    You will be border line, winches are rated on a straight pull, which will not be your case, it will depend a lot on trailer height, ramp angle and attachment point on the car. Dont ever unclutch, going up or down. Make sure no one is behind... See more

    Jul 7, 2020 at 3:46 PM
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    DogWhistle liked zedicus's post in the thread Is A 4500# Winch Enough?.

    you could get a double over pulley also. https://www.amazon.com/Extreme-Max-5600-3027-Snatch-block/dp/B001TW1LO2/ref=sr_1_50?_encoding=UTF8&c=ts&dchild=1&keywords=Towing+Winch+Snatch+Blocks&qid=1594153201&sr=8-50&ts_id=379523011 honestly i use a... See more

    Jul 7, 2020 at 3:46 PM
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    DogWhistle posted a new thread.

    Is A 4500# Winch Enough?

    So we're adding a winch to our trailer to pull the DSM up the loading ramp. Some of the stronger winches are much larger, and frankly, seem like overkill. We found one that is rated at 4500lbs, and has all of the features, such as remote... See more

    Forum: Custom Fabrication

    Jul 7, 2020 at 2:32 PM
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    DogWhistle liked DSMPT's post in the thread Shipping Delays at STM?.

    Yes, they still are a good company. I've been doing a business with them more than 10 years and still keeping in touch with them almost every week. It's just they don't have many DSM parts in stock now, not like Extreme PSI. So some orders could... See more

    Jul 7, 2020 at 2:17 PM
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