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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.
Rainwater would disperse the salt water/residue - maybe that's a good thing.

Winch covers could retain salty moisture under them unless the winches are thoroughly dried out before putting the covers on - maybe that's not such a good thing.

I've never had winch covers and I've also never had a problem with winches - maybe that's just a coincidence.


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