Has anyone found a winch with a bolt pattern that would mount to frame / bumper?


topchop2

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I have a base model YJ with stock bumpers. Only mod was some diamond plate surface over top of bumper. I want to install a winch that mounts to structural components of bumper. Short of welding in some brackets has anyone found a winch with bolt pattern that would mount to frame/bumper?
 

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A winch is going to require either a winch mounting plate or a bumper with a built in winch mounting plate. Never seen any winch whatsoever that would just bolt to the frame directly. That footprint would be very wide, and most winches are much narrower.
 
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Chris,

Thanks. this is what I suspected. If you have any recommendations on where to go shopping for what you know works....let me know
 

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If your looking for something simple and away from the stock look and keep it cheap I have on mine a eab bumper that I will say is super easy to install and has the mounts ready. Takes me about 10 minutes to put it on and go.

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