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post #4 of Old 06-20-2013
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Re: Winch covers?

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Originally Posted by MastUndSchotbruch View Post
Not so fast. Winch covers prevent rain intrusion (or at least decrease it) which results in less corrosion.
Respectfully... Never seen a waterproof winch cover so stopping the water from getting in might be moot. They might slow the water evaporation down keeping them from drying out ...Then again, I'm no expert.

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