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Warn GENII VR8

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  • $ 499.99


The new WARN VR8 offers enhanced styling, upgraded performance, and legendary WARN reliability that you can trust. The new convertible control pack has a tactical look and allows upright or low-profile mounting configurations. A waterproof Albright® contactor provides the most reliable winch control available. The one-piece tie plate replaces multiple tie bars for increased strength, and a best-in-class cone brake holds the full-rated load. The VR8 also offers the fastest no-load line speed in the VR family.

  • 8,000 lb. capacity
  • Black tactical look puts you at the head of the off-road pack
  • Waterproof Albright® contactor control for the ultimate in reliability
  • One-piece tie plate replaces tie rods for added strength and rigidity
  • Convertible control pack allows upright or low-profile winch mounting
  • Durable steel rope
  • Powerful, efficient series-wound motor
  • Best-in-class load-holding cone brake for superior control
  • Designed, engineered, and field tested by Warn engineers in Clackamas, OR
  • Class-leading limited lifetime warranty
VR8 SPECS/PART NUMBERS
Winch model: VR8
Part number: PN 96800
Rated line pull: 8000 lbs. (3629 kgs)
Motor: 12V DC, Series Wound
Electrical controls: Contactor
Remote Control: Remote switch, 12 ft. (3.7m) Lead
Geartrain: 3-Stage Planetary
Gear ratio: 216:1
Clutch (freespooling): Rotating ring gear clutch
Brake: Automatic Direct Drive Cone
Drum diameter/Length: 2.5"/9.0" (6.73cm/23cm)
Weight: 71.25 lbs. (32.3 kgs); Net product: 65.16 lbs. (29.5 kgs)
Rope: Wire: 94', 5/16" diameter (24.38m, 8mm diam.)
Fairlead: Cast Iron Hawse
Recommended Battery: 650 CCA minimum for winching
Battery leads: 0.98" x 6.5' (25mm x 2m)
Finish: Powder coat over primer undercoating
Warranty: Limited Lifetime



12V DC PERFORMANCE SPECS
Line Pull
Lbs.(Kgs.)
Line Speed
FT./min(M/min.)
Motor
Current
Pull by layer
layer/Lbs(Kgs.)
0 29 (8.8) 69.2 amps 1/8000 (3629)
2000 (910) 14.2 (4.3) 179.2 amps 2/7280 (3302)
4000 (1810) 9.9 (3) 281 amps 3/6670 (3026)
6000 (2720) 7.3 (2.2) 381 amps 4/6230 (2826)
8000 (3630) 4.8 (1.4) 457 amps



Above performance specs are based on first layer of drum