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WARN VR 12 Volt DC Truck Winch — 8000-Lb. Pulling Capacity, Model# VR8

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  • 8000-lb. pulling capacity
  • 12V DC series-wound motor
  • Includes 94ft. x 5/16in. galvanized steel cable with winch hook and strap
  • 3-stage planetary geartrain for speed, durability and reliability
  • Freespooling sliding ring gear clutch
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Estimated Delivery: 9 - 11 Business Days
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Product Summary

The WARN® VR family of 12V DC winches are engineered and tested by WARN to outperform and outlast the competition in light truck, trailer, and light industrial applications. The VR is driven by a powerful motor designed specifically for winching and features a waterproof Albright contactor for excellent electrical reliability. An all-metal tie plate system adds structural rigidity and reduces noise while a patented cone brake system holds the full rated load, even when powering out. All VR winches are prewired and ready for install, backed by a new industry-leading warranty.

What's Included
  • (1) 8000-lb. capacity 12V winch
  • (1) Remote with 12ft. lead
  • (1) 94ft. x 5/16in. aircraft cable with hook
  • (1) Winch hook with hook strap
  • (1) Black cast iron Hawse

Features + Benefits

  • 8000-lb. pulling capacity
  • 12V DC series-wound motor
  • Includes 94ft. x 5/16in. galvanized steel cable with winch hook and strap
  • 3-stage planetary geartrain for speed, durability and reliability
  • Freespooling sliding ring gear clutch
  • Exclusive automatic direct drive cone brake holds full rated load, even when powering out
  • Ergonomic clutch lever is easy to operate, even with gloves on
  • Waterproof Albright contactor
  • Hawse cast iron fairlead
  • Remote control with 12ft. cord
  • Sealed electronic controls for reliability
  • Low-profile design fits most trucks and SUVs
  • Multiple mounting options for control pack in tight spaces
  • Rugged tie plate stiffens winch structure, keeps components in alignment and reduces noise and vibration
Key Specs
Item# 56465
Brand WARN
Manufacturer's Warranty Lifetime Limited warranty
Ship Weight 71.25 lbs
Volts 12
Line Pull (lbs.) 8,000
Line Speed (FPM) 4.8
Gear Train 3-stage planetary
Gear Ratio 216:1
Clutch Freespooling rotating gear
Braking Automatic direct drive cone
Switching Method Remote control
Remote Length (ft.) 12
Rope Type Steel
Rope Size L x dia. (ft. x in.) 94 x 5/16
Fairlead Type Cast iron hawse
Battery Leads 2-ga. 72 in.
Mounting Hardware Included No
Mounting Bolt Pattern L x W (in.) 10 x 4.5
Dimensions L x W x H (in.) 20.74 x 6.3

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Item# 56465
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Volts
12 12 12 12 12
HP 4.5 5.2 5.1 6.0 -
Line Pull (lbs.) 8,500 9,500 10,000 11,500 8,000
Line Speed (FPM) 3.5 at 8,500 lbs. No load: 19 FPM; 100% load: 4 FPM 1.52 at 10,000 lbs. No load: 23; 100% load: 4 4.8
Gear Train 3-stage planetary 3-stage planetary 3-stage planetary 3-stage planetary 3-stage planetary
Gear Ratio
235:1 218:1 235:1 218:1 216:1
Clutch Lever shift freespooling Free-spooling, ergo turn Lever shift freespooling Freespooling, ergo turn Freespooling rotating gear
Braking Automatic load-holding, mechanical Mechanical, automatic load holding Automatic load-holding, mechanical Mechanical, automatic load holding Automatic direct drive cone
Switching Method Remote control Weather sealed solenoid and circuit breaker protected Handheld remote Weather sealed solenoid and circuit breaker protected Remote control
Remote Length (ft.) 12 12 12 12 12
Rope Type Galvanized w/thimble end and latched hook Wire Galvanized w/thimble end and latched hook Wire Steel
Rope Size L x dia. (ft. x in.) 94 x 5/16 95 x 21/64 85 x 3/8 85 x 3/8 94 x 5/16
Fairlead Type Hawse Stainless steel rollers 4-way roller Stainless steel rollers Cast iron hawse
Battery Leads 2-ga. x 6 6 ft. x 4 ga. 2-ga. x 6 6 ft. x 4 ga. 2-ga. 72 in.
Mounting Hardware Included Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Mounting Bolt Pattern L x W (in.) 10 x 4 1/2 10 x 4 1/2 10 x 4 1/2 10 x 4 1/2 10 x 4.5
Dimensions L x W x H (in.)
20 4/5 x 6 3/10 x 9 1/5 21 5/16 x 6 5/16 x 9 1/4 21 x 6 1/2 x 8 3/4 21 5/16 x 6 5/16 x 8 5/8 20.74 x 6.3