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Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch - Marine - 3,000 lbs

Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch - Marine - 3,000 lbs

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Take the strain out of loading and unloading your boat with this electric winch, featuring a Load/Unload power switch and a freewheel clutch. This DC-powered winch is designed for boats up to 9,000 lbs and has a wiring harness for installation. Great Prices for the best trailer winch from Dutton-Lainson. Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch - Marine - 3,000 lbs part number DL25215 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-833-496-1390 for expert service.
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Dutton-Lainson Trailer Winch

  • Electric Winch
  • Boat Trailer Winch
  • Utility Winch
  • Polyester Strap
  • Heavy Duty
  • No Remote
  • Dutton-Lainson
  • Freespooling Clutch

Take the strain out of loading and unloading your boat with this electric winch, featuring a Load/Unload power switch and a freewheel clutch. This DC-powered winch is designed for boats up to 9,000 lbs and has a wiring harness for installation.


Features:

  • Load/Unload, 3-position rotary power switch
    • Automatically returns to "Off" position when released
  • Spring-loaded clutch lever for releasing load without power
    • Provides smooth load control from locked or freewheel position
      • Automatically returns to locked position when released
      • Freewheel option allows cable to be removed by hand
  • Dynamic motor brake and mechanical friction brake
    • Dynamic brake helps bring load to immediate halt without coasting
    • Mechanical brake locks reel to hold load
  • 12-Volt, DC-powered
  • Polyester strap and snap hook included
  • Wiring harness included
    • 25' Positive battery wire and 8' ground wire
  • Emergency crank handle comes standard
    • Use in the event of power failure
  • Heat-treated gears provide smoother, quieter ride and greater strength
  • Precision needle bearings in high-load areas
    • Create low friction and promote longer life
  • Die-formed base is adapted for quick-mounting applications
  • High-impact, weather-resistant case
    • Provides excellent protection for internal components
  • Brushed stainless steel front plate for superior rust resistance
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Load capacity: 3,000 lbs (see below for more info)
    • Up to 9,000 lb boat
    • Rating based on 6' pull
  • Current draw: 70 amps at 12 volts
    • Winch should be used intermittently - maximum continuous run time is 4 minutes
  • Gear ratio: 570:1
  • Strap dimensions: 2" wide x 20' long
  • Load speed (in feet per minute):
    • No Load/Full Reel: 15
    • Full Load/Full Reel: 6.3
  • Wiring harness gauge: 8
  • 2-Year limited warranty


Determining Your Load Capacity

A common ratio for determining your winch load capacity is 2:1. For example, a 2,000-lb boat would require a 1,100-lb winch. There are extenuating factors, however, that will determine the appropriate winch size for your purposes.

The ratio can be stretched to 3:1 in instances when the trailer in use has high-quality rollers and is most commonly used on ramps where boats float most of the way onto the trailer.

In contrast, using a boat trailer that has wooden bunks, lacks self-alignment capabilities, and is most commonly used on ramps where the boat must be winched most of the way onto the trailer reduces the ratio to 1:1.

Note that pontoon trailers and other special designs require special consideration when determining winch capacity.



Percent InclineMultiply By
Level Surface10.0
5 (3 degrees)6.67
10 (6 degrees)5.02
20 (11 degrees)3.40
30 (17 degrees)2.61
50 (26 degrees)1.86
70 (35 degrees)1.53
100 (45 degrees)1.29

Determining Your Rolling Load Capacity

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To calculate your winch's rolling load capacity - the amount of weight it can pull up an incline - you must multiply the winch capacity by a factor determined by the degree of the incline.

The multiplication factor shown includes a 10 percent rolling friction factor. Note: A 5 percent - or 3 degree - incline is a 1/2' rise in 10'. Follow the chart to determine your winch's rolling load capacity.



Mounting Your Winch

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Note:

All Dutton-Lainson StrongArm electric winches are built for multipurpose hauling and pulling operations. They are not to be used as hoists for lifting, supporting or transporting people, or for handling loads over areas where people could be present.



25215 Dutton-Lainson TW9000 StrongArm Electric Winch - 3,000 lbs - Marine

Item # DL25215

Installation Details DL25215 Installation instructions



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Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch - Marine - 3,000 lbs - DL25215

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (96 Customer Reviews)

Take the strain out of loading and unloading your boat with this electric winch, featuring a Load/Unload power switch and a freewheel clutch. This DC-powered winch is designed for boats up to 9,000 lbs and has a wiring harness for installation.

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I will write a review when I use it




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Winch was delivered 3 days after being ordered. I have used Etrailer over the past 6 years and had no issues with ordering, shiping, and their products. My source for all my boating/trailering needs.




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Very good handles my 22 foot fiberglass boat without any problem


Comments
Very good still working well
Chris C - 06/16/2022


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Works great. I use it on a 19 foot Lund Impact and a roller trailer without a problem. I recommend this product.


Comments
Great on a boat trailer. Makes loading a breeze. A wireless remote would make this winch even better. Currently in use with a 19 foot Lund boat on a Shorelander roller trailer.
Mark - 01/25/2022


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decent price, in stock, great communications & quick shipping.




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Yes I finished the winch installation, I have not tried at the boat ramp,
however I ran the winch and am very pleased. I am also pleased at the way your company does business. Thank you. George you asked for pictures, please find enclosed pictures.




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It pulls my boat onto the trailer with ease and it always worked. The big thing for me is how long will it last. If it works as well in 5 or 10 years I'll give it five stars.




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they are great to deal with and will buy again




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Exactly what I needed




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The winch appears to be good and everything it was advertised to be. However there are two problems with the wiring harness.

1. The bracket with the attached fuses is not designed to connect to a side terminal type battery. Actually Iā€™m not sure how it would connect to an upper post battery unless there were secondary posts with wing nuts like found on a marine battery.
2. The positive side of the wiring harness is 25ā€™ but the negative side is only 5ā€™. If you ground the harness to your truck frame you may not be able to reach to the winch especially since the 9000 winch is for a larger boat which means the trailer yoke and support post might be further back.

I had this problem. I purchase some of the quick release adapters and made a five foot pigtail.




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free wheel froze up after two months of use.


Comments
The freewheel option allows the cable to be removed by hand. You will have to make sure that it is in the correct position to use the free wheel. If you have tried to manually adjust it and it is still not functioning properly, this item has a 2-year warranty.
-- Etrailer Expert Sierra K - 10/08/2021


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Etrailer had all the parts I was looking for in stock. The sales help was very good and the shipping was very quick. I shop here as often as I can




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I have mounted the winch on my trailer. It was fairly easy. I had drill out 3/8 in. holes to 1/2 in., but alignment was already ok. I'm concerned about the 8 ft. ground cable. I'm thinking about putting a bolt through my truck bumper,putting a bolt through and clipping the ground to it.




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it's a good product




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Very good product. Pulled my jet ski up on the lift like it was nothing.




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I RECEIVED ORDER YESTSERDAY. PLAN TO INSTALL WINCH AND BEARINGS TOMORROW . PRODUCTS LOOKS GOOD. TIME WILL TELL. THANKS FOR PROMPT SSERVICE.




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Very quick service, fair price and just as described.
Thanks!


Comments
So far so good used @ 10 times and no problems pulling my 8000 lb. fish boat. The provided wire harness had to be lengthened to function but who cares the winch works great and a strap winch is the ONLY way to go with a boat of this weight.
D. W - 09/13/2015


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Looks very well built, haven't had a chance to mount it yet! Will update review after use!




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer Winch


The trailer winch is a huge help in allowing me to load my boat onto my trailer, especially this year (summer 2022) with water levels in most Minnesota lakes very low. The low water levels prevents the boat from floating up on the trailer in many cases - Muscle is required to pull the boat onto the trailer. This electric winch provides the muscle and saves my 65 year old body from the task.

I power the winch with a 12 volt jump starter and I've used it approximately 60 times thus far without problem. I keep the jump starter in the back of my SUV and then hook it up when I'm ready to load my boat on the trailer. This saves the trouble of wiring the car for the winch and it works perfectly.

Why 3 stars? Because the wiring at the connection from the remote cable to the winch was poorly done and failed within 1/2 year. I had to redo the 3 connections at the end of the remote cable and the 3 connections going into the winch. Very poor job by Dutton-Lainson connecting the wires to the connectors - Inexcusable for a $500 item.

I had a couple questions while installing the winch and etrailer was very helpful in answering those questions. This is why I buy from etrailer and not elsewhere. They both charge a similar price and the technical support that etrailer provides makes it a no brainer - I will always buy from etrailer.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer Winch


Put this winch on my Ranger 620 boat trailer a year ago and love it! Haven't had a single problem and it helps trailering when I fish alone. I ran power and ground from my truck battery to a back bumper plug, and have a separate removable cable (shown in pic) to connect truck plug to the winch plug. Grounding to the truck didn't work for me. I have another spare cable and plug rolled up and attached to my trolling motor battery for when my buddies drive. Winch prevents power loading and drawing sand into the motor. DL24055 adapter plate was needed and I put a coupler lock up through the middle of the winch to prevent theft and I bought a cover (shown in pic) to keep the rain out. etrailer sales and support are absolutely fabulous! They helped me figure all this out.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer Winch


Great advice in choosing the correct winch for my needs! The reps at etrailer are awesome! I ordered my winch and within the week I received it! Wow! Best on-line experience, in all aspects, so far!



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