Jeep, Truck & SUV Winches: 16.5ti-S

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WARN® 16.5ti-S
The Most Pulling Power, Complete with Synthetic Rope

With a massive 16,500 lbs. of pulling capacity, the 16.5ti-s is not only the most powerful truck winch we make, it's also now available with 80' of 3/8" lightweight, easy-to-handle Spydura® Pro synthetic rope. The rope's heat-treated construction provides maximum tensile strength, and the temperature-resistant sleeve on the first layer provides maximum heat protection. This winch also features a thermometric indicator which provides operator feedback during the winching process, and is great for the biggest, heaviest vehicles on or off the pavement.

  • 16,500 lb. capacity
  • Includes 80' of 3/8" Spydura Pro synthetic rope
  • Includes 18,000 lb capacity EPIC hook
  • Thermometric indicator LED provides operator feedback
  • Large-frame winch architecture mounts feet forward
  • Contactor control for the ultimate in reliable electronics
  • Powerful, efficient series-wound motor
  • Durable, smooth three-stage planetary gear train
  • Best-in-class cone brake
  • Limited lifetime warranty
16.5ti-S SPECS
Part Number: 97740
Rated Line Pull: 16,500 lbs. (7484 kgs) single-line
Motor: 12V 4.6 hp Series Wound
Electrical Control: Contactor
Remote control: Remote switch, 12" (3.7m) lead
Geartrain: 3-stage planetary
Gear ratio: 315:1
Clutch (freespooling): Rotating ring gear
Brake: Automatic direct drive cone
Drum diameter/length: 3.5 in /8.2 in (9cm/21cm)
Weight: Shipping: 104 lbs. (45 kgs); Net Product: 92 lbs. (40kgs)
Rope: Spydura Pro Synthetic: 80' x 3/8" (9.5mm x 24.3m)
Fairlead: Hawse, polished aluminum
Recommended battery: 650 CCA minimum for winching
Battery leads: 2 gauge, 72 in. (1.83m)
Finish: Argent gray powder coat


12V DC PERFORMANCE SPECS
Line Pull
Lbs.(Kgs.)
Line Speed
Ft./min(M/min.)
Motor
Current
Pull by layer
layer/Lbs(Kgs.)
0 23.6 (7.20) 68 amps 1/16500 (7484)
2000 (907) 12.07 (3.68) 138 amps 2/15279 (6930)
4000 (1814) 9.22 (2.81) 189 amps 3/12672 (5748)
6000 (2721) 7.37 (2.25) 240 amps 4/10824 (4910)
8000 (3628) 6.08 (1.85) 291 amps
10000 (4536) 5.12 (1.56) 342 amps
12000 (5443) 4.40 (1.34) 393 amps
14000 (6350) 3.86 (1.18) 444 amps
16000 (7257) 3.38 (1.03) 494 amps
16500 (7484) 3.24 (0.99) 507 amps


Above performance specs are based on first layer of drum

Winch Dimensions: 24.2" L. x 8.5" D. x 9.7" H.
(628mm L. x 216mm D. x 247mm H.)
Mounting Bolt Pattern: 10.0" x 4.5" (254mm x 114.3mm)
Premium Accessories to Consider:

EPIC RECOVERY KIT

Go prepared and carry the right gear for getting the most out of your WARN winch. With the WARN Epic Accessory Kit, you’ll be equipped to handle the most rigorous recoveries.