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A downfall of rope is the damage that can happen over time due to heat, UV light, and contamination by dirt, sand, and grit. We recommend a cover for your winch if the rope is easily visible to protect it from the sun. Hose it off after you winch through a silty mud hole, and be sure to protect it from sharp edges and heat.

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