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#5990069 - 10/23/15 02:00 AM ForEverlast Hitch Hoist?
Deerhunter61 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 08/27/08
Posts: 6422
Loc: DFW
Guys,

I need a hoist that will attach to my hitch and was wondering if any of you guys have ever used one of these? Is it built well? If not do you know of someone who could build one? Since I'll be hunting alone most of the time I need to find something that I can use to assist me in getting a buck into the back of my truck.

Thanks,

Mel

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#5990091 - 10/23/15 05:46 AM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
Creekrunner Offline
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Registered: 10/19/12
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Loc: Bexar/Gillespie, hunt Terrell
bholt on here builds a good one for 185.00. That's what I have. You have to go get it in Georgetown though, he does not ship.
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#5990150 - 10/23/15 06:54 AM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
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Registered: 09/25/12
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Loc: Grand Prairie, TX
Sportmansguide has one one that I've had for years. I think it's on sale now for $89.99

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#5990253 - 10/23/15 08:23 AM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
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Loc: Paint Rock/San Angelo
We've done a few, I actually have one Im working on right now
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#5990520 - 10/23/15 11:10 AM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
texfork Offline
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Registered: 09/01/08
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Loc: Irving,tx
I got mine on Amazon . Works great , $89 - free shipping .
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#5990715 - 10/23/15 01:32 PM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
Indyoshi Offline
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Registered: 10/12/15
Posts: 186
Loc: Dickinson, TX
Im not in DFW, but like to play with my welder... anyone in the Houston area, if you buy the supplies, Ill weld one up. Im not a welder by trade, so dont plan on it being the prettiest thing you ever saw, but it will get the job done. Sure wouldnt mind trading that service for a hunt around here either.
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#5990830 - 10/23/15 02:35 PM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
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Loc: Dallas, TX
Look for rated maximum weight if you want to handle exotics or really large hogs. Most of these hoists are designed for deer and small to average hogs.
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#5990864 - 10/23/15 02:54 PM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
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Registered: 01/17/10
Posts: 898
Loc: Plano. TX
This is the one I got http://www.amazon.com/dp/B009T9WE0M/ref=pe_385040_30332200_pe_309540_26725410_item

It's rated for 600lb.. They are not available now but they have a 500lb one that runs about $160
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#5993101 - 10/25/15 08:40 AM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
brushbuck Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 01/09/07
Posts: 191
Loc: Dallas
I have on exactly like hunter-Steves. Just used it last Saturday to load a 250# boar in the back of my truck by myself. They really come in handy as you get older and wiser.

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#5994460 - 10/25/15 10:48 PM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
Trenton Offline
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Registered: 05/27/11
Posts: 439
Loc: Murphy TX,La Escalera Seymour
Monarch hunting products in arlington sells them. Had one for 8 or so years and works great every time.
Fairly inexpensive as I recall and very heavy duty.

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#5994879 - 10/26/15 10:32 AM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
Curtis Online   happy
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Registered: 02/26/05
Posts: 7857
Loc: Gonzales, Texas
I have used one for over 14 years of hunting and love it. It's one of those things I wouldn't go on a hunt without. Mine breaks down into two pieces. I can put it in the back of my atv if I need to and use it to load and skin what I need. It's held a red deer and scimitar oryx with no problem. I got mine as a tip from a hunter years ago but I remember seeing them for sale at Buc-ees on I-10 at that time. The only thing I would change on mine is maybe make it 4"- 6" taller to keep an axis deer head off the ground. I use a 1500 GMC but if your on a 2500 4x4 that is a bit higher off the ground that may not be necessary but would still help in having to bend down to cape around the neck and head. But for WT and hog its good enough. It also extends out far enough that my tailgate will go down when I'm using it and I can swivel mine around to slide my game into the bed or an ice chest.
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#5994967 - 10/26/15 11:18 AM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Trenton]
Armalite260 Offline
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Registered: 08/24/10
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Originally Posted By: Trenton
Monarch hunting products in arlington sells them. Had one for 8 or so years and works great every time.
Fairly inexpensive as I recall and very heavy duty.


I use this exact one now and LOVE it.. Sure make loading/unloading and skinning easy - especially when you're alone!

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#5995881 - 10/26/15 09:11 PM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
Deerhunter61 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 08/27/08
Posts: 6422
Loc: DFW
Guys,

THANK YOU! I can ALWAYS count on the guys here to help me! I bought a monarch winch/hoist this afternoon! My understanding is that it's rated for 1000lbs. It's certainly heavy duty enough for anything I'll use it for. Here's a few photos of it. Sorry for the lousy quality but it was pretty much dark when I took them.



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#5996480 - 10/27/15 09:31 AM Re: ForEverlast Hitch Hoist? [Re: Deerhunter61]
Curtis Online   happy
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 02/26/05
Posts: 7857
Loc: Gonzales, Texas
Yep, that should do it! Enjoy the nearly labor free pains of loading your buck into your truck from now on. Your not gonna know how you did without one of those after you use it.
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