WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric 12V Winch with Steel Cable Wire Rope: 5/16″ Diameter x 100′ Length, 4 Ton (8,000 lb) Pulling Capacity
In the world of off-roading, where challenges are the norm and resilience is a prerequisite, the WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric Winch stands as a steadfast companion, trusted for over two decades. This blog takes you on a journey through the prowess of this winch, highlighting its robust features and the unwavering confidence it instills in off-roaders.
The Powerhouse of Pulling: 8,000 lb. Capacity:
WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric Winch lies a formidable strength – an impressive 8,000 lb. pulling capacity. This isn’t just a number; it’s a testament to the winch’s ability to tackle the toughest terrains and rescue vehicles with ease. Whether you’re navigating through mud, climbing rocky inclines, or facing any off-road challenge, this winch has the pulling power to overcome.
Legacy of Reliability:
The WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric Winch is not just a piece of equipment; it’s a legacy. Its enduring presence in the off-road community speaks volumes about its reliability and performance. This winch isn’t just a tool; it’s a companion that off-roaders rely on for a safe journey through the untamed.
In the world of off-roading, trust is earned, not given. The fact that off-roaders consistently choose the WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric Winch speaks volumes. It has become more than just a piece of equipment; it’s a symbol of assurance. When the going gets tough, off-roaders turn to this winch for its proven track record, ensuring they can face any challenge head-on with confidence.
Why Choose the WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric Winch?
- Compact Versatility: Designed with a low profile, this winch offers versatile mounting options, fitting seamlessly onto most trucks, Jeeps, and SUVs.
- Relentless Power: Featuring a 4.8 horsepower Series Wound motor and a 3-stage planetary gear train, this winch delivers unmatched torque and power.
- Built to Last: The chip-resistant powder-coated finish ensures durability, making it a reliable companion for both work and play.
- Remote Control Convenience: Equipped with an all-weather remote control on a 12′ lead, operation is easy and efficient, even in challenging conditions.
Sleek Powerhouse for Any Terrain
In the realm of off-roading, having equipment that seamlessly blends power and compactness is paramount. The WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric Winch embodies this ethos with its compact and versatile design. Tailored for trucks, Jeeps, and SUVs, this winch ensures that power doesn’t compromise agility.
One of the standout features of the M8000 Series is its low-profile design, a strategic choice that extends a world of mounting possibilities. Whether atop trucks, nestled into the frame of a Jeep, or seamlessly integrated into an SUV, this winch is not just a tool but a design element, adapting to the contours of your vehicle effortlessly.
Crafted for the Long Haul:
The journey off the beaten path demands resilience. The WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric Winch boasts a robust construction that can withstand the harshest conditions. Its chip-resistant powder-coated finish not only adds a touch of aesthetic appeal but serves as a shield, ensuring the winch remains unyielding against the elements.
Power: 4.8 Horsepower Series Wound Motor
At the heart of this mechanical marvel resides a 4.8 horsepower Series Wound motor. This isn’t just a number; it’s the pulse that drives the winch’s formidable pulling capacity. The precision-engineered motor is the powerhouse that propels the winch into action, ensuring that no terrain is too challenging.
Efficiency Redefined: 3-Stage Planetary Gear Train
Behind every powerful winch is a meticulously designed gear system. The M8000 Series doesn’t just stop at power; it ensures efficiency with a 3-stage planetary gear train. This sophisticated mechanism harmonizes with the Series Wound motor, delivering a pulling performance that is not just robust but also swift and quiet.
8,000 lb. Rated Line Pull Picture this: an off-road scenario, a stuck vehicle, and the need for a reliable companion. The WARN 26502 M8000 Series Electric Winch steps up with an impressive 8,000 lb. rated line pull, ensuring that even the most challenging recoveries are executed with precision and power.
Precision in Motion:
3-Stage Planetary Geartrain with a 216:1 Gear Ratio Behind the scenes, a 3-stage planetary geartrain with a 216:1 gear ratio orchestrates a symphony of power. This precision engineering amplifies the force generated by the 4.8 horsepower Series Wound motor, making each pull not just powerful but efficient, even in the most demanding terrains.
Swift and Steady:
Fast 8ft. per Minute Pulling Speed Off-road enthusiasts know that time is often of the essence. The M8000 Series doesn’t just promise power; it delivers it swiftly. With a fast 8 feet per minute pulling speed at the rated load, this winch ensures that rescues are not just effective but executed with the urgency that off-roading demands.
12V 4.8 hp Series WoundTM Motor The true heartbeat of the M8000 Series lies in its 12V 4.8 horsepower Series WoundTM motor. More than just an engine, it’s a testament to endurance and reliability. Designed to provide consistent and formidable power, this motor ensures that the winch stands ready for any off-road challenge.
Mastering Operation with Precision Weathering the Elements: All-Weather Remote Control with a 12′ Lead Off-roading often means facing unpredictable weather conditions. The M8000 Series acknowledges this reality, providing an all-weather remote control with a 12′ lead. Come rain or shine, this winch ensures that control is never compromised.
Convenient Remote Switch In the midst of an off-road escapade, simplicity in operation is key. The M8000 Series features a convenient remote switch, putting operational control at your fingertips. Even in the heat of the action, managing the winch becomes an intuitive and straightforward process.
Construction and Finish:
Durability Redefined Armor Against Wear: Chip-Resistant Powder-Coated Finish Off-roading is not just an adventure; it’s a test of endurance for equipment. The M8000 Series is not just tough; it’s built to last. The chip-resistant powder-coated finish acts as a protective armor, shielding the winch against the rigors of the trail.
Reliability in Design:
Durable and Versatile Construction Crafted for both work and play, the M8000 Series embodies durability and versatility. Every aspect of its design is a testament to its ability to withstand the demands of off-road environments, ensuring it remains a steadfast companion for any journey.
- Gear Ratio: 216:1 for precision in every pull
- Lubrication: Aeroshell #17 for smooth efficiency
- Clutch Mechanism: Sliding ring gear freespooling for versatility
- Brake Type: Automatic direct-drive cone for controlled stops
Drum Dimensions, Weight, Wire Rope, and Fairlead Options
- Drum Dimensions: 2.5″/9.0″ for a robust foundation
- Weight: 74 lbs., balancing strength and portability
- Wire Rope: 5/16″ diameter, available in 80′ or 100′ lengths
- Fairlead Options: Hawse for PN 20910, Roller for PN 26502, 265022, 265032
Battery Recommendations, Leads, and Finish Details
- Battery Recommendations: 650 CCA minimum for winching
- Leads: 2-gauge, 72″ for a seamless power connection
- Finish: Argent Gray Powder Coat for aesthetic appeal and durability.
Power Tailored to Your Journey Ideal for Trucks, SUVs, and Jeeps
- Versatile Compatibility: Tailor-made for trucks, SUVs, and Jeeps
- Rugged Terrain Companion: Thrives in diverse off-road scenarios
Mounting Options and Operational Simplicity
- Low-Profile Design: Adapts seamlessly to diverse mounting setups
- Intuitive Operation: Easy handling for both beginners and experts alike