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Old 06-04-2013
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Re: Self Tailing Winches

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Clarification: I don't get why they're so expensive compared to regular winches, for which (basically) all the same issues apply.
That, I can't answer. The only difference is a pawl and gripper. Maybe the reason is "because they can get away with it".
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