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Old 10-26-2018, 10:52 AM
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Why not direct drive? Fish Winch uses windshield wiper motors that have the built in gear reduction. Screws into the handle shaft. I would recommend a Penn II 80 for strength and simplicity. $500 or so.

Looking forward to what you come up with.