"Empowerment" means different things to different people. In this case, empowerment means giving ourselves the ability to self-extract if we get stuck while on a solo trail adventure.
It also means giving ourselves the ability to help others in need of a friendly tug. Empowering your rig with a winch is a smart move, even if you don’t have to winch very often.
Naturally, an empowering winch needs a sturdy home. We're in the middle of a custom winch bumper build with a side of chassis reinforcement. Here's how it’s going.