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Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch w/ Remote - 3,000 lbs

Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch w/ Remote - 3,000 lbs

Item # DL25001
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Compact for use in tight spaces, this electric winch is perfect for use with a bale spike or as a vehicle winch. Winch is powered by your vehicle battery and includes remote with power switch that mounts in or under your dash. Great Prices for the best trailer winch from Dutton-Lainson. Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch w/ Remote - 3,000 lbs part number DL25001 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-833-496-1390 for expert service.
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Dutton-Lainson Trailer Winch - DL25001

  • Electric Winch
  • Boat Trailer Winch
  • Utility Winch
  • Wire Rope
  • Standard Duty
  • Includes Remote
  • Dutton-Lainson
  • Freespooling Clutch

Compact for use in tight spaces, this electric winch is perfect for use with a bale spike or as a vehicle winch. Winch is powered by your vehicle battery and includes remote with power switch that mounts in or under your dash.


Features:

  • Heavy-duty, remote power switch
    • Mounts in or under dash
  • Dynamic motor brake and mechanical friction brake
    • Dynamic brake helps bring load to immediate halt without coasting
    • Mechanical brake locks reel to hold load
  • High-torque, 12-volt, DC motor
  • Comes with wiring harness
    • 15' Positive and 5' negative battery wires
    • 10' Switch-to-winch wires (2)
    • 80-Amp circuit breaker
  • Flexible, high-strength, 7 strand x 19 gauge, galvanized aircraft cable
    • Safety snap hook to keep 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: 3,000 lbs
    • Rating based on 10' pull
  • Current draw: 70 amps at 12 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 - 11
    • Full Load/Full Reel - 4
  • 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.



25001 Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch w/ Remote - 3,000 lbs (SA9005DC)

Installation Details DL25001 Installation instructions



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Customer Reviews

Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch w/ Remote - 3,000 lbs - DL25001

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

Compact for use in tight spaces, this electric winch is perfect for use with a bale spike or as a vehicle winch. Winch is powered by your vehicle battery and includes remote with power switch that mounts in or under your dash.

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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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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer Winch


I will write a review when I use it




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer 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 Trailer Winch


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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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer Winch


Good quality winch, excellant fast serv ice




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer Winch


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




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer 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 Trailer Winch


Quick delivery, easy hook up, works as promised




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer Winch


Unit came super fast. Good product




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Review from a similar StrongArm in Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer 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 Trailer Winch


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



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    Since the cart is too heavy to load by hand, I recommend using an electric winch. A winch with a brake, like the Dutton-Lainson StrongArm Electric Winch with Remote # DL25001, will help in stopping your load safely and ensuring the reel locks once the load is in place. The right winch for you will depend on the weight of the cargo you are loading. I have attached a help article on electric winches for you, as well as a link to all of our electric winches.
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