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    Electric Hardtop Hoist

    I made an electric hoist using a harbor freight winch. Other than leaking a little oil, the winch has been fine. But it is a little too fast and also abrupt in starting and stopping. The hardtop isnít that heavy, so you really donít need a winch. It works but if I were to do it again, Iíd forgo the electric winch part and just make a simple mechanical advantage system with ropes and pullies.


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    Last edited by fiend; 07-31-2019 at 11:33 PM.

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