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Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs

Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs

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The rust-resistant, cast aluminum frame on this fully enclosed winch makes it perfect for marine use. Other unique features include adjustable handle length and configuration, an easy-to-use pawl-engaging lever and a dual-gear drum. Strap included. Lowest Prices for the best trailer winch from Fulton. Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs part number FW16000101 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Fulton Trailer Winch - FW16000101

  • Standard Hand Winch
  • Boat Trailer Winch
  • Utility Winch
  • Polyester Strap
  • Standard Duty
  • Fulton
  • Single Speed Winch
  • Standard Hand Crank

The rust-resistant, cast aluminum frame on this fully enclosed winch makes it perfect for marine use. Other unique features include adjustable handle length and configuration, an easy-to-use pawl-engaging lever and a dual-gear drum. Strap included.


Features:

  • Completely enclosed design is durable and stylish
    • Cast aluminum frame provides corrosion resistance
  • Aluminum, soft-grip handle offers ultimate adjustability
    • Switch from right- to left-hand drive configuration
    • Adjust the handle length to 6" or 7" to balance torque, speed and clearance
  • Quick and easy installation with Fulton's Easy Install System
    • Fits industry-standard mounting pattern
    • Includes necessary hardware
  • Easy-to-use lever engages and disengages pawl
  • Dual-gear drum and solid drive gear allow for smooth, reliable operation
  • Handle can be turned in reverse to slowly let out strap instead of freespooling
    • Freespooling option available
  • Rear strap guide helps to prevent strap from making contact with gears
    • Strap with hook included


Specs:

  • Handle length: 6" or 7"
  • Gear ratio: 4.1:1
  • Hub diameter: 0.65"
  • Drum storage: 20' long x 2" wide strap
    • For use with strap only
  • Weight capacity: 1,600 lbs
  • Limited lifetime warranty


FW16000101 Fulton F2 Marine Trailer Winch - 1,600 lbs




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Video of Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch Review

Speaker 1: Today we're going to be taking a look at and showing you how to install the Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch, part number FW16000101. This Fulton F2 Winch is going to be a great addition to your trailer to replace your old winch. Now, with the enclosed aluminum casing and handle, it's going to make for a great upgrade from the traditional open style.This Fulton F2 Winch is a great addition to your trailer. As you can see, the overall design. It's not too big and bulky. The operation is very smooth, and it is built to last.

This is going to be a cast aluminum casing, so it's going to protect your gears on the inside, and it's going to offer you two drum gears and one solid drive gear. The drive gear is going to extend from one side of the casing to the other, and that's going to offer a solid connection point between both drum gears. This is going to make for a much smoother operation, and it's going to last a lot longer.So to operate it, you simply push or pull on the dower in position, rotate your handle and pull your item up onto the trailer. Now when you want to release your strut, you simply push on the handle, put your paw in the upright position, and you have the option to turn it to release it. Now, you do have another option that does offer free spool.

Keep in mind your handle does spin when you use that.Now your paw is going to come with a rubber coated end to give you a little added grip. This winch is going to offer a 1,600 pound max line pull. Keep in mind that is when the strap is fully extended with one layer of strap on the spool. I do want to mention like with any winch, as you are pulling that strap in and the spool is filling up, that weight capacity is gradually going to decrease.Now included with your winch, you will get the strap. It's 2 inches wide by 20 feet long and it's going to have an attached hook.

Now keep in mind if you are wanting to replace your strap, this winch will only accept a 2 inch up to 20 foot long strap which you can find here at etrailer.com.Now your strap's going to have a 2,600 pound working load limit. Keep in mind, you don't want to exceed the winch's load capacity. Now it's going to offer a nice wide, thick handle with tapered ends to help reduce the risk of your hand slipping off even if your hands are wet. The handle's going to be made out of a cast aluminum so it's going to reduce the risk of any corrosion. It's going to give you two mounting locations, so it's going to extend your handle from a six inch to a seven inch and can be mounted on either side of the winch.Now this is going to come with all necessary hardware to get installed.

Let's show you how to get that done. First thing we need to do to start our installation is you need to make sure you have your old winch removed. We're going to install the handle first. You're going to take your small bolt, a lock washer with the flat washer and we'll use a half inch wrench to tighten it down.Next, we're going to install our grip. You're going to take your long bolt that comes in your kit and put on a flat washer. You're going to see a metal sleeve, take your bolt, slide it into your metal sleeve, slide that metal sleeve into your handle and the handle or the grip through the handle itself and you're going to have a nut that's going to fit inside of the handle. We'll tighten that down with a 9/15th socket or wrench.Next thing we're going to do is install the strap. Now you'll notice this center piece here on one side, you can see it's pretty flat or evenly spaced. The other side is going to be tapered, tapered out. You're going to have a pin that comes in your kit. What you want to do is you want to feed your strap through the one side and you want it to come out the tapered end. What that's going to do is this is going to slide in your strap and it's going to fit right down into that slot, just like that.Next thing you want to do is you want to take your switch and your going to flip it down. You want to make sure that your strap is winding underneath. Next your going to have three carriage bolts with keepers on 'em and your going to slide 'em in. You're going to put two up on this long side and you're going to put one in back and you're just going to line 'em up with the holes on the trailer. Then we'll put our locking phalange nuts in place and you can tighten those down with a 9/16th socket. Once you have your hardware torqued down to the specifications on the instructions, you can hook up to your boat, whatever it is your pulling and hit the road.That'll do it for a look an installation on a Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch, part number FW16000101.


Customer Reviews

Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs - FW16000101

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (192 Customer Reviews)

The rust-resistant, cast aluminum frame on this fully enclosed winch makes it perfect for marine use. Other unique features include adjustable handle length and configuration, an easy-to-use pawl-engaging lever and a dual-gear drum. Strap included.

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Installation was very simple. 664179



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Good for small boat 510784



- FW16000101
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Just what I needed to replace my old worn out winch. Looks great on my boat and lots easier to use. Easy to install and had all the needed hardware. Shipping was fast and free !!! Great job etrailer !!!! 555831



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Oh why not. Updated it all. Mastercraft 190 Trailer. 495350



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Easy to install and it works great! 803386



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I love this trailer winch! Works perfectly and looks cool too!!! You never have to worry about it slipping or giving out. 797445



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This is the best winch I have used. Easy to install, doesn’t bind, looks great, and you won’t get the strap caught in the gears! Well worth the money! Want a good winch? Buy this one! 786744



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Installed on trailer today. Easy to install great quality. Works 771511



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great price and quick delivery 734971



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Best jack out there. 729174



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Bought a new Tahoe 1950 deck boat last year and the trailer had the Fulton XLT on it. It failed so I replaced it with this one. This one has the aluminum housing and is made in Mexico, the XLT has a plastic housing and is made in China 691718



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All of the products I have purchased from etrailer have been very useful and quality products the videos of the products are excellent and assuring me of what I am purchasing is going to be right the first time 649901



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The product arrived on time and was exactly the correct assembly. Installation was easy with the included instructions. 641376



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The Fulton boat winch has been working great. The winch handle, with the options has been especially working out for me. And as always etrailer has provided exceptional service. 592597


Comments
It’s still working, again being able to swap handle in different positions has been a plus for me. As I sold the bass boat I had the winch on. But I swapped the winch over to my bay boat before I sold it, so I was able to keep the winch.
Charles - 12/23/2019

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I installed this winch on my 07 BoatMate trailer to upgrade to an easier and safer (non exposed gear teeth) unit. My trailer uses two mounting bolts that go through a section of square tubing and are inline with each other. It was a little tricky to get the lower bolt installed, but it worked out well. The mounting issue is why I’m giving it 4 stars. It’s easy to operate and pulls the strap in quickly. 574775



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Installation was straight forward, works great and still looks brand new. 572741



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Great service, and fast. 564315



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Great product - good video - staff extremely knowledgeable - the products are exactly as described and pictured. 554430


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works great
Allen - 08/17/2019

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Exactly what I needed and the customer service agent was excellent. Received my shipment in two days using free ground. 508791



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This is still a very good product after a year of purchase. Very happy with it. Does the job and is good looking 498816



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I ordered a spare tire and wheel along with a winch and spare tire mount, As always when dealing with etrailer the products were as described, at a very reasonable cost, and were shipped promptly. The packaging was first rate so there was no damage during shipping. My go to supplier for all my trailer parts and accessories. I heartily recommend that one should check them out. Thanks for the great service etrailer. 473223


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Everything is great, very pleased
Michael L - 02/06/2019

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Trailer jack is working great ! The trailer winch works well and is easy to crank the boat when securing it on the trailer . 472115



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good stuff 467842



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nice product fast shipping thanks 452715



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Needed a replacement for the original winch on my boat trailer. Very impressed with the quality of item. Well built and easy to install. 425563


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Everything has been good. All the products that I have purchased from you guys are holding up great.
Tony P - 08/27/2018

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Ask the Experts about this Fulton Trailer Winch

  • Replacing the Spring on the Fulton F2 Winch 1600 lbs
    The Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs # FW16000101 will not need to be completely taken apart to replace the spring, but the housing, the pin and ratchet pawl will need to be removed to replace the spring # 4769-28. If you want the kit it is # F1596S01.
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  • Replacement Boat Trailer Winch for Winch Mounted In Channel On Frame
    I do have plenty of options for you to choose from but finding one that matches what you have exactly is going to be next to impossible unless you were able to find the same model. Therefore, you are most likely gong to need to do a bit of modifications if you want to replace this winch. It looks like the winch mount setup you have now was a one-off for your particular winch model. The Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch part # FW16000101 has a 6-3/16" long x 3-3/8" wide base but the...
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  • Dimensions of the Fulton F2 1600 lb Trailer Winch
    The Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs # FW16000101 you referenced measures 6-1/2 inches high and at its longest is 8 inches, as you can see by the accompanying photo. The base of the Fulton F2 is 6-3/16 inches x 3-3/8 inches, and this winch uses an "Easy Install System" that allows for different mounting hole locations so it will definitely fit your winch bolt hole pattern. I have added a link to a video review which I strongly recommend...
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  • Size of Mounting Bolts that Come with Fulton F2 winch part # FW16000101
    The bolts that come with the Fulton F2 winch part # FW16000101 that you referenced are 3/8 inch diameter Grade 5 bolts. I also attached a review video link for this winch for you to check out as well.
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  • Winch Recommendation that Can Have Handle Installed on Either Side of It
    For a winch that you can move the handle to the left side you can use # FW16000101. This winch is specifically designed to allow the handle to be installed on either side easily so it would work the best for you. Check out the review video I attached for more info as well. The # MT70176 is not designed to have the handle installed on the other side of it so I cannot recommend it for you.
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  • Mounting Dimensions on Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch # FW16000101
    The Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch # FW16000101 referenced in your question has base dimensions, where it contacts the mounting location, of 3-3/8 inches by 6-3/16 inches. It features the industry standard bolt pattern, just like the 2,000 pound # FW20000301, that will allow the winch to be installed on almost any trailer. The two bottom bolts are spaced apart 2-1/4 inches on center, and the top bolt is 4-1/2 inches from both bottom bolts, on center. I have attached a short...
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  • Recommended Marine Hand Winch For 3000-Lb Boat
    I have attached a link to a helpful article that explains how to choose the correct winch for a boat trailer. Here is what the article says: Finding the Right Capacity Winch for your Boat Trailer. Boat-size-to-winch capacity is generally 2 to 1 With good rollers and short winching distances, increase the ratio to 3 to 1 With wooden bunks and long winching distances, reduce the ratio to 1 to 1 For example, a 2,200-lb boat generally requires a 1,100-lb winch. If the same boat were...
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  • Selecting Proper Winch for Boat Trailer Carrying 1500-lb Bass Boat and Motor
    The correct rating of hand winch for use on your bass boat trailer will depend to a degree on whether it has carpeted bunks or roller bunks and on the degree of incline. Rollers bunks like Dutton-Lainson # DL21741 reduce the drag substantially and will allow using a lower-rated winch since rolling loads are easier to pull. If the trailer will typically be loaded when on a steep incline, then this will require a higher-rated winch than if it is typically used on nearly level ground....
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  • Winch Needed to Hold a 1,000 lb Pontoon Boat for a Michigan Winter
    Winches can typically handle at least twice their rated weight capacity when they are pulling a boat onto a trailer that has standard bunk boards. If your PVC rollers allow your 1,000 lb pontoon to move easily then I recommend going with the Fulton F2 # FW16000101. This is a rust-resistant, cast aluminum frame that is fully enclosed. It is rated for 1,600 lbs and comes with a strap rated for the same weight. Using a strap in harsh conditions is much better than a cable because a strap...
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  • Overall Dimensions of Fulton F2 Trailer Winch # FW16000101
    The Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch # FW16000101 has an overall height of right at 6-1/2 inches. At its longest point, it measures 8 inches. The handle length can be adjusted to either 6 or 7 inches and the winch has a hub diameter of 0.65 inches. I have included an image with the overall dimensions labeled that you can also take a look at.
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  • How Does Spring of Fulton XLT Winch Install
    The Replacement Spring # 4769-28 that you referenced will install onto the pawl assembly of your winch. Check out the pictures I attached that show an exploded diagram to see how it installs.
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  • Replacement Ratchet Spring and Install Diagram for Fulton F2 Winch
    I spoke to my contact at Fulton and he said the correct replacement spring for the ratchet of your Fulton F2 winch is the part # 4769-28. I attached a picture that shows a diagram for the winch for you to check out. You will be able to see how the spring installs on the ratchet assembly.
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  • Recommended Fulton Boat Trailer Winch and Bow Tie-Down Strap for Safe Transport
    The Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs # FW16000101 does not come with the separate safety strap. As you can see in the attached video, the secondary chain in that case is present for that reason, but the winch does not come with that strap or chain. I recommend the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Bow Tie-Down Strap with Loop End - 1" x 3' - 400 lbs # IMF12811 for that application. You may be interested in the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom...
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  • What are the Base Dimensions for Fulton F2 Trailer Winch # FW16000101
    I spoke with my contact at Fulton and he said that the actual contact of the base on the Fulton F2 Winch # FW16000101 is approximately 3-3/8 inches by 6-3/16 inches so it will fit your mounting location.
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  • Is Fulton F2 Winch FW16000101 Single-Speed or 2-Speed Winch
    Fulton F2 Winch # FW16000101 is a single-speed winch that does have an adjustable handle that can be installed on either side of the winch for right- or left-handed users and the handle length is also adjustable. This quality winch probably has enough capacity for a 1500-lb boat but selecting a winch's capacity does depend on more than just the boat weight. The amount of incline, the type of bunks on the trailer (roller bunks like # DL21741 versus standard carpeted bunks like # CE27840)...
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  • Availability of Fulton Hand Winch that Can have Handle on Either Side of the Winch
    Most of the Fulton hand winches can't have the handle moved to the other side, but if you send me a picture of what you have I can take a look to see if yours is able to do so. For a winch that you can move the handle to the left side you can use # FW16000101.
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  • Winch Recommendation that Moves Easily to Other Side
    For a winch that you can move the handle to the left side you can use # FW16000101. This winch is specifically designed to allow the handle to be installed on either side easily so it would work the best for you. This winch has a much lower capacity though at 1,600 lbs but the crank moves very easily. In the weight range of the Dutton Lainson we don't have anything that easily swaps to the other side.
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  • Winch Recommendation for Boat Trailer that Allows Handle to be Installed on Either Side
    We have the Fulton F2 winch part # FW16000101 which allows you to use the winch handle on either side of it.
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  • How Tall Is the Fulton F2 1,600 Lb Trailer Winch FW16000101
    The Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch part # FW16000101 is 6-1/2" tall which you can see in the attached photo along with another measurement as well.
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  • Will a 25 Foot Long Strap Fit Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch FW16000101
    You could use Hand Winch Strap with Safety Hook, 2" Wide x 25' Long - 4,000 lbs. # DL24249 in place of the 20 foot strap that comes with Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Strap and Adjustable Handle - 1,600 lbs Item # FW16000101. However you may not be able to fully wind all 25 feet of the strap onto the drum since it is 5 feet longer. I have linked videos on the winch and strap for you.
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  • Winch Recommendation for Installing Handle on Either Side of the Winch
    Yes, the Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch # FW16000101 can have the handle of the winch easily installed on either side of the winch so it should work very well for you. I attached a review video for more info for you to check out as well.
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  • Ratchet Repair Kit Needed for Fulton T1801 Single Speed Boat Winch
    I believe you need the Ratchet Repair Kit # F501117 as it is for the Fulton Single Speed Trailer Winch # F142306 which is the only 1,800 lb boat winch available. The Winch Ratchet Repair Service Kit # F1596S01 that you referenced is for the 1,600 lb F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch # FW16000101. If you have a different winch just send me a picture of it and I can reach out to my contact at Fulton to see if there is a different kit for your application.
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  • Replacement Handle For Fulton FW1600 Winch
    The replacement handle part # F0133313S00 for the Fulton FW1600 winch (replaced with part # FW16000101) is not available in black. Taking a look at your photo, it does appear you have the 1,600 lb F2 Winch and the F0133313S00 is the correct replacement.
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  • Base Dimensions of the Single-Speed Boat Trailer Winch Part # 315-W1800D
    I went out to our warehouse and measured the Single-Speed Boat Trailer Winch part # 315-W1800D for you. The dimensions of the base are as follows; 6-1/4" long x 3-3/4" wide. I have attached a photo of these measurements for you as well. If you need something smaller than the best option we have for you is the Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch part # FW16000101 as the base is 6-1/4" long x 3-3/8" wide. I have attached a review video for you.
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  • Availability of Repair Kits for Fulton Winches
    If you have Fulton 1600-lb-rated hand winch like the 1600-lb-rated F2 winch # FW16000101 you can use the linked page to see all of our Fulton repair parts. These items include individual components like F2 replacement handle # F0163309-00.
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  • Will Fulton F2 1,600 Pound Winch Fit Dutton-Lainson Winch Mounting Plate DL24059
    The Dutton-Lainson winch mounting plate # DL24059 has the top 2 holes spaced 2-1/2 inches apart on center and the third hole in the middle is down 3 inches from the center line between the 2 top holes to the center of the third hole. I measured the mounting plate on the Fulton F2 1.6K winch, # FW16000101. It has mounting slots and the top one is 2-3/4 inches wide but the big hole in the center slot is down just 2-1/4 inches from the center of the top slot. The center slot does continue...
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  • Winch Recommendation that Can Have Handle Installed on Either Side of it
    For a winch that you can move the handle to the left side you can use # FW16000101. This winch is specifically designed to allow the handle to be installed on either side easily so it would work the best for you. The # DL14964 is not designed to have the handle installed on the other side of it so I cannot recommend it for you. The base of the F2 I recommended is 3-1/2 inches by 6-1/8 inches.
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  • Recommended Replacement Hand Winch for 1996 EZ Loader Boat Trailer
    Fulton no longer makes the T1602 winch, it's been replaced by the F2, part # FW16000101. If you're happy with the way your old one performed, it would be good replacement. If you wanted to go up to an 1800 lb capacity, you could use the Fulton # F142306 that you referenced. Choosing a winch with capacity to spare is never a bad idea. For more information about hand winches, take a look at the help article I've linked you to.
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