The GP80 MK5 Free-Spool lower housing has been designed, engineered & developed to provide the ultimate performance, speed & reliability demanded by the world’s toughest winch challenge competitions.
This housing is designed so that you can use donor components from your existing Warn 8274 to build it up into a complete winch. It will take either a standard Warn top housing, or of course our competition winning twin motor top housing.
The free spool system operates using a standard ARB type air compressor as fitted to the majority of challenge/competition vehicles and can use air pressures from 50 to 150psi.
Features of the GP80 MK5 are:
8mm Drum End Plates for unparalleled strength
64mm Diameter Drum giving extra torque and power
Heavy duty LM65 heat treated casings
EN36 case hardened gears for total reliability
EN36 Dog engagement technology for fast, effective, operation every time
Gigglepin designed rope retention system
Stainless Steel Fairlead
Zinc Coated Drum for enhanced corrosion resistance
Introduction of large oil seal to reduce free spool drag
New removable bearing retention plate in drum end support for ease of maintenance
Pneumatic Free-spool for easy “No Fuss” operation
12 Longer Deeper mounting holes complete with M12 fixings bolts & washers
Suitable for use with synthetic ropes
Magnetic oil drain plug
Compact High mount design
Large Bearings for smooth efficient operation
Rear brace bars for extra support and eliminating rope over binds
Can be mounted flat or upright
Key Benefits to using the GP80 Free Spool lower housing are:
All GP80 Free Spool lower housing comes complete with: