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Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Adjustable Handle - 2,000 lbs

Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Adjustable Handle - 2,000 lbs

Item # FW20000301
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The corrosion-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 knob and a dual-gear drum. Lowest Prices for the best trailer winch from Fulton. Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Adjustable Handle - 2,000 lbs part number FW20000301 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 1-800-496-5010 for expert service.
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Fulton Trailer Winch - FW20000301

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

The corrosion-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 knob and a dual-gear drum.


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-handed drive configuration
    • Adjust the handle length from 6" - 9" to balance torque, speed and clearance
  • Quick and easy installation - fits industry standard mounting pattern
    • All necessary mounting hardware included
  • Pull-and-turn knob easily engages and disengages pawl
    • No exposed spring
  • Dual-gear drum and solid drive gear allow smooth, reliable operation
  • Handle can be turned in reverse to slowly let out cable instead of freespooling
  • Rear strap guide helps to prevent strap from contacting gears
    • Strap included


Specs:

  • Handle length: adjusts from 6" - 9"
  • Mounting base measures 3-3/8" long
  • Gear ratio: 5.1:1
  • Hub diameter: 7/8"
  • Drum storage: 20' x 2" strap
    • For use with strap only
  • Capacity: 2,000 lbs
  • Limited lifetime warranty


Note: As of January 2013, Neutral option has been disengaged



FW20000301 Fulton F2 Trailer Winch - 2,000 lbs




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Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Adjustable Handle - 2,000 lbs - FW20000301

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (258 Customer Reviews)

The corrosion-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 knob and a dual-gear drum.

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Great product, replaced Fulton XLT with F2 Single speed. Removing older one took more time than putting together and installing new one.




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I just received my new winch. Free shipping and I am surprised how quickly it arrived and how easy it was to install!! This is the third time I have ordered from them, and they have just about everything one can need for their trailer, and they provide great service and technical information. This winch has no exposed springs and the lock mechanism is greatly improved and looks great!


Comments
Works great!!
Bob C - 12/20/2020


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I just installed the new bow roller and boat winch and am very pleased. The new Fulton F2 and C.E. Smith roller assembly went on easier than the old parts came off. I’m also very happy with the very clean look, they really dress up my Nitro bass boat better than the original parts. I am already making plans for more upgrades after seeing the results today. Thank you etrailer for your great service and great communication.




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Upgraded my winch on my boat trailer, went with a heavier one than the one that came with trailer. Absolutely one of the best winches I’ve used. I ordered the winch late on a Saturday night and received it four days later on Wednesday, fantastic service, I’ll be glad to use etrailer again .




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This Fulton F2 winch is an excellent item. It easily handles my Ranger 1882 VS. Easy to install and it looks great! Outstanding service from e-Trailer too. I've used them for years without problems. Highly recommended.


Comments
The Fulton F2 winch still looking good and working great after 1 year. Highly recommend it.
Mark M - 05/27/2021


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Replaced my truck original Fulton on my Ranger Trailer. Upgraded to the F2. Awesome winch. No regrets in buying this.




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Fast shipping! Great product! If I need anything in the future, I'll definitely use etrailer.com




by: 05/15/2022

It's brand new and works really well but the best test will be how long it lasts, so we'll see.




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Much better than the standard.




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This is my second order from etrailer. Both were filled quickly and arrived as expected. In both cases the etrailer replacement model recommendation and video were invaluable. The new wench was easy to install despite minimal manufacturer installation instructions.




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I received my order today and have installed my new winch. I like all of the features of this product. Sometimes buying online does not give us the confidence that seeing in person before buying can do. I was very satisfied with this product. When you do a lot of towing of various pieces of equipment like I do it is great to know that I can get what I need to keep it all rolling. Etrailer always has what I need and gets it to me quick.




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Perfect upgrade for anyone needed a new winch for an old trailer or if you just need more power to yank your flat bottom up off a steep river bank!




by:

I will not install the products on my trailer
for a few weeks and due to restoration of
my boat it will be a few months before I use
the Items. Everything looks as I expected and
and hope I am satisfied with how they
function. My main concern was the packing
and shipping of the Items. Before opening
the box, I didn’t know if any of the Items would
be damaged or not. The outside of the
box was mashed in at a couple of places,
the jack handle was bursted through the box
and the end was sticking out. After, opening
the box, the winch box was mashed in. I
didn’t see any damage to anything.




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So far I like it. It was easy to install. And it nice and sturdy. I haven't taken my boat out in used it. But I will.




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Very functional and has several features that others do not




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Great winch, Installed it in just a couple minutes. Super easy with the large handle, cranks the boat up on the trailer like butter!




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Used the new winch today. Wow so much easier to use and pull a 19 foot bass boat up tight against the bow stop. Dual cams are the best! This was the best price from etrailer and delivered fast. Love this winch!




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Works as advertised and very easy to install. Looks great!




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Great product. Mounting was easy on standard surface. Great looks and functionability.


Comments
This winch works perfectly. Solid product
Joey B - 10/22/2019


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Winch stripped out on my 20' Skeeter. Replaced it with this FW2. Easy to install and is a solid upgrade from the one that came with the trailer. Ordered on a Saturday evening and was delivered Wednesday afternoon. Have ordered from etrailer before and as usual, this was a great transaction.




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Got the strap and hook today that was missing from initial shipment. Great customer service got a new one here quickly. Successfully installed. Nice service, nice winch.




by:

Excellent Product. I've owned a Fulton Winch for my boat trailer for years, its never let me down. I decided to replace it only because I'm refurbishing my boat trailer.




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Just installed. Seems to be a great quality product. Much better than stamped cheap winches. Supplier etrailer did a great job and got this to me the next day so I could go fishing. Great Job!




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Etrailer had a great price, quick and accurate shipping. They carry high end and less expensive products to give you a wide spectrum of choices



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    I do have a possible solution for you, however the Fulton XLT Single Speed Winch XLT18ZB301 referenced in your question is no longer available from the manufacturer. I recommend looking at the Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch # FW20000301. This is very similar to the XLT and has a 2,000 pound weight capacity. The mounting base measures 3-3/8 inches long and the handle length can adjust from 6 to 9 inches. I have attached a video demonstration on this product for you to check out...
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  • Dimensions, Mounting Pattern and Strap for Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch # FW20000301
    The Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Adjustable Handle, # FW20000301, measures 10 inches long, 8 inches high, and 8 inches wide with the hand on. The base is 3-1/2 inches by 6-1/8 inches. The industry standard mounting pattern is basically a triangle-shaped bolt pattern. The two bolts at the bottom are 2-1/4 inches apart on center. The top bolt is 4-1/2 inches from either bottom bolt on center. This winch does not function like a worm gear or brake winch. If you want to try...
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  • Can the Fulton F2 2K Trailer Winch Handle a 1,800 Pound Boat
    The gear ratio for Fulton F2 winch # FW20000301 is 5.1:1. The capacity of the winch at 2,000 pounds is enough to pull the 1,800 pound boat even in the worst conditions (those being a long winching distance, steep incline, wooden bunk are all of the above). If you have roller bunks the ratio for winch capacity could increase to 2 to 1 or even 3 to 1 in some cases. That would mean that in certain conditions the winch can handle a boat up to 6,000 pounds. But for a steep incline and wooden/carpeted...
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  • What is the Mounting Pattern for Fulton F2 2K Winch
    The Fulton F2 winch # FW20000301 uses an industry standard mounting pattern. The industry standard mounting pattern is basically a triangle-shaped bolt pattern. The two bolts at the bottom are 2-1/4 inches apart on center. The top bolt is 4-1/2 inches from either bottom bolt on center. On this winch you can adjust where the center bolt is since it is a slotted hole in case you need to make some slight adjustments.
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  • Will Fulton F2 Trailer Winch FW20000301 Be Exact Replacement For Fulton XLT 1401 Trailer Winch?
    It sure will! The Fulton XLT 1401 winch currently on your bolt trailer uses the industry standard bolt spacing, which the Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Adjustable Handle - 2,000 lbs # FW20000301 also uses. This is 2-1/4" center to center of the lower two mounting holes, and 4-1/2" from the center of the upper bolt hole to the center of either two lower bolt hole as shown in the included diagram. I included a video of the # FW20000301 for you to take a look at.
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  • Mounting Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch
    To use the Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch # FW20000301 on your trailer would require you to drill in order to properly secure it. This winch uses what is an industry-standard mounting bolt pattern, but the good news is that its mounting bolts are adjustable along the bottom so unless your mounting bolt pattern has an unusually large spread between the mounting holes you should be able to mount it by drilling just one more hole. I have added a link to a video review of this winch...
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  • Recommended Replacement for Fulton XLT1401 Trailer Winch
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    That can be done. I reached out to my contact at Fulton and the Fulton F2 Trailer Winch # FW20000301 you were looking at can have the winch installed so that the strap is coming off of the bottom of the drum. Keep in mind that this will require you to spin the winch handle the opposite direction and will cause the switches to be reversed. I included a video of the # FW20000301 for you to take a look at.
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    The parts you need for your older Fulton XLT1401 are no longer available so you will want to replace your winch. While I'm sure this isn't what you were wanting to hear, I will give you a great replacement option to consider. Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Adjustable Handle - 2,000 lbs # FW20000301 is a very popular upgrade which is rated for 2,000lbs. This winch allows the cable to retract slowly, instead of free-spooling like some other winches on the market. I attached a...
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  • Solution for Needing Replacement Ratchet Pawl for Fulton XLT 1401
    We checked with Fulton and the part you are looking for has been discontinued. You will need to replace the entire winch because that ratchet pawl is no longer available and he said no other kit will work. I recommend the Fulton F2 Fully Enclosed Trailer Winch with Adjustable Handle - 2,000 lbs # FW20000301 or the Fulton XLT 2-Speed Trailer Winch with Heavy Duty 20' Strap - Zinc - 2,600 lbs # F142418 as a replacement. Both of these use a different ratcheting pawl than your current winch.
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  • Comparing Fulton F2 and XLT Winches
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