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Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch, AC Powered - 2,700 lbs

Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch, AC Powered - 2,700 lbs

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Compact for use in tight spaces, this electric winch is perfect for indoor or fixed applications. Winch works anywhere AC power is available and includes a Load/Unload switch and a spring-loaded clutch for releasing cargo without using power. 1-833-496-1390 to order Dutton-Lainson electric winch part number DL24872 or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Dutton-Lainson products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch, AC Powered - 2,700 lbs. Electric Winch reviews from real customers.
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Dutton-Lainson Electric Winch - DL24872

  • AC Winch
  • 2001 - 4000 lbs
  • Wire Rope
  • Dutton-Lainson
  • No Remote
  • Medium - 5 to 9 FPM
  • 21 - 30 lbs
  • Spur Gear

Compact for use in tight spaces, this electric winch is perfect for indoor or fixed applications. Winch works anywhere AC power is available and includes a Load/Unload switch and a spring-loaded clutch for releasing cargo without using power.


Features:

  • Load/Unload, 3-position 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
  • Mechanical friction brake
  • 120-Volt, AC operation
    • 10', 3-Wire grounded power cord
  • Flexible, high-strength, 7 strand x 19 gauge, galvanized aircraft cable
    • 25' of cable with safety snap hook keeps load securely attached
    • Wire cable can be swapped out for 2" wide strap
  • 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
    • Safer than open-reel models
  • Brushed stainless steel front plate for superior rust resistance
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Load capacity: 2,700 lbs
    • Rating based on 10' pull
  • Current draw: 6 amps at 120 volts
    • Electric winches should be used intermittently - maximum continuous run time is 4 minutes
  • Gear ratio: 570:1
  • Cable dimensions: 7/32" diameter x 25' long
  • Load speed (feet per minute):
    • No Load/Full Reel - 18
    • Full Load/Full Reel - 7
  • 1-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.



24872 Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch, AC Powered - 2,700 lbs (SA9000AC)

Installation Details DL24872 Installation instructions




Customer Reviews

Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch, AC Powered - 2,700 lbs - DL24872

Average Customer Rating:  4.7 out of 5 stars   (89 Customer Reviews)

Compact for use in tight spaces, this electric winch is perfect for indoor or fixed applications. Winch works anywhere AC power is available and includes a Load/Unload switch and a spring-loaded clutch for releasing cargo without using power.

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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


I purchased this winch to replace a Fulton K2550 manual winch on my ham radio tower. My tower is 54 ft tall when extended and 21 ft when retracted. It takes about 170 turns of the winch to raise/lower the tower. I removed the hand winch and placed the D-L SA9010AC winch in the existing mounting holes. I like this winch since it comes with a stainless hub since it will be used outside. This winch has a 2700 lb load rating. I am lifting around 700 lbs. This winch comes with no cable or freewheeling clutch. I reused the 1/4" stainless cable on the winch. I raised the tower and it took 2 minutes and 10 seconds. Lowering took 2 minutes. Well within the maximun run time of 3 minutes. The cable length winched was 17 ft. I have raised and lowered the tower several times to work on the antenna's and it worked properly every time. Attached are several pictures of the installation. I already recommended this winch to another ham operator.


Comments
I too am considering this winch. I have a US towers 455, about the same height you reference, that came with a Fulton 1550 and I have upgraded to a 2550 and then a 3000. But still takes too much effort. So my question is: are you still happy with this winch? How long have you had it? Any issues at all?Thanks,
-- comment by: Fred S - 07/30/2014
Hi Fred,Yes, I am still happy with the winch. It has been on a couple months so far. Only comment I forgot was, the optional cover for the winch is very snug when you have to keep the remote and gfi plug covered. I think I will be making a separate waterproof cover for those two parts so the winch cover will fit better
-- comment by: Joer S - 08/01/2014
Actually, I have become dissatisfied with the Fulton 3000. I tried attaching a Hawg drill like so many have suggested. It worked the first summer, but after a winter exposure, the drill tore it up this spring. I have spent the last few weeks investigating motorized winches and finally ordered the Stong Arm Dutton-Liason. It looks very much like a 2550 with a cover and ac motor and is stainless mostly. It hasnt come yet so I will let you know next year how it is doing.
-- comment by: Fred S - 08/07/2014



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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric 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 Electric Winch


I am a 77 year old man and having to hand winch my small sailboat up on a shore ramp that I have. It was getting to be a bit much, so I decided to look into a 12volt winch. The Dl25200 fit the bill, works great. I have a 12volt battery next to it and a 10 , watt solar charger to keep the battery up, I hope. Time will tell. The service at etrailer was great, good price and fast shipping. Thanks




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


Works great, fit my trail weight boat trailer, with a 24 foot pontoon


Comments
Great use it weekly
James - 07/18/2020


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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


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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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


Good quality winch, excellant fast serv ice




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


Very good handles my 22 foot fiberglass boat without any problem


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


by: 06/13/2022

Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


I just used it for the second time on my 19 ft Lund boat works great! Could not believe it bolted to the same bolt holes of easy load trailer crank wrench.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


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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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


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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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


The winch was hard to find e trailer found what I needed and had it shipped out the same day




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


I installed this winch as a replacement for the standard winch on my Magic Tilt trailer for my 21ft. SeaFox. I replaced the winch so that my wife would not have to hand crank when helping me load the boat. I only wish I'd done it sooner! It works like a charm, the install was simple and it has held up well. I keep the winch covered with a tarp to keep the rain off of it and I'm sure that has helped. The SeaFox weighs about 3000# plus the weight of the motor, fuel and whatever other junk we've got onboard. If you are looking for a good electric winch to make your life easier, I recommend this one.


Comments
After a year of use, we are still very pleased with our purchase and would still recommend this winch.
MIchael H - 05/01/2019


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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


Performs well. Cable does fray easily if there is any slack. Would be better with a strap.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


I had to grind a little bit off the gussets on the mounting plate on my Tracker trailer to mount the winch but the bolt pattern was perfect. The electric cable that was provided with the winch wasn't quite long enough for my 4 door F150 so I used my wife's Explorer with the cable provided and got a longer cable and fuse for my pickup and then put a plug at the rear of both vehicles and a plug to the winch so I can use either vehicle. The winch pulled our 16'Tracker boat up on the trailer easily and I discovered you had tighten the gear locking mechanism quite snug or it would slip. I noticed the pulling belt on the winch is not quite as heavy as the one on my hand winch and I plan on swapping it out. Other than that, I am happy with my purchase.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


Quick delivery, easy hook up, works as promised




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


To whom it may concern,

The power
cable that came with the winch is 4' short. It was mounted on the front of a boat trailer and I have a full size pick up.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


They provided prompt service and gave me some valuable input about winch operation.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


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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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


I installed this on my Bavaria sailboat to lift the aft bathing platform up and down. A little bit slower and louder than the original system but this has the manual override which is invaluable if/when there is an electrical problem. Their customer service was outstanding.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


Beware! Read the specs carefully. We have a 3,900lb boat and a 32 roller trailer. On an average incline boat ramp the winch can barely pull the boat up. The last 3 ft or so the winch cuts out.
Their rating are based on something like a 6 ft pull.
1,500 lbs pull.

Previously we had a Powerwinch brand 4 k winch that pulled our boat out fine. Tree fell on it so we needed a replacement .

The next size up in DL is a 9,000lb winch
We thought that was overkill. Turns out that was probably what we needed. It has a 3,000 lb pull rating. If you take your boats to different launches you know they can vary a lot on the incline. Wouldn’t be fun being at a busy ramp and your whimpy winch couldn’t pull your boat on the trailer. Very disappointed in this winch.
Another $300 boat anchor.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


Installed this electric winch on an existing DavitMaster davit. Easy install utilizing existing manual winch plate and hardware. Salesperson was very knowledgable and helpful. Very satisfied with product.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


Good quality, works fine although it grunts a bit on the last couple of feet. I appreciate the use of a pretty universal power connector. Changes of or additional vehicles made so much easier. Like the strap rather than wire rope.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


This has been a great purchase. As I get older it is becoming more difficult to load my boa. This has made using my boat much easier.




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


winch worked great easy to install on my boat trailer but the cable provided was to short


Comments
so far so good would like to have option to purchase male and female plug in connectors like the ones included with the winch
Richard - 07/25/2021


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Review from a similar StrongArm in Electric Winch


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 I’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 25’ but the negative side is only 5’. 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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    The Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch part # DL24872 comes with a one year warranty which is fairly common for electric winches in general.
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  • Will Dutton-Lainson DL24872 AC Powered Winch work on a Standard Residential Outlet
    The Dutton-Lainson # DL24872 AC Powered Winch is indeed designed to run on 120V AC which is what standard residential power circuits are. It draws 6 amps at maximum load. It includes 25 feet of 7/32 inch steel wire rope. Dutton-Lainson does offer a replacement cable and hook assembly, part # DL24047 that is exactly what comes with the winch. A hook on 25 feet of 7/32 wire rope. My contact at Dutton-Lainson states that the winch isn't meant for longer lengths of cable than the 25 foot...
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    For a winch mounted in a building that would be powered by an outlet you would need an AC power winch. We have great solutions for that, but the part # 1120210 that you referenced is designed to run off 12 volt DC power. The Dutton Lainson winch part # DL24872 would work well as it has a 2,700 lb capacity.
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    We have winches with similar capacities to the Badlands 2500 you have that are designed to be used with 110 AC power like the Dutton Lainson StrongArm part # DL24872 but I can't recommend attempting to connect a DC winch to an AC power source unless you used an AC to DC converter like the 40 amp part # 329-GX2440.
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