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Offline Hammer (Avi)

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Proper recovery techniques
« on: February 24, 2015, 09:35:11 PM »
For those of you who have questions about how to perform safe and effective recoveries off-road these videos should give you a good start.  

For Snatch Strap recovery
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zWnu-Y9AdHw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oT6R6yTg6R0

For Winch recovery
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmEtMAwy4wo

If you do not have a line dampener, use a blanket or jacket.  
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Re: Proper recovery techniques
« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2015, 12:33:14 AM »
Thank you! I've been wondering about this lately. Saved me the effort of trying to search for something and not be 100% sure it was something I should reference. Also makes sniffing out good and bogus information easier.
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Re: Proper recovery techniques
« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2015, 01:48:22 AM »
There are some good videos on advanced winch recovery as well.  Things like using a snatch block to make angled recoveries, or increase pull power.  Or using multiple vehicles to winch another vehicle out of a tough spot.  But I felt that was outside the scope of beginner advice.   
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