Portland, OR (11/1/16) – Warn Industries’ Heavy Weight Series winches will now be available with lightweight, easy-to-handle WARN Spydura® and Spydura Pro synthetic rope, a WARN Epic Hook, and a polished hawse fairlead. The winches, available in 12,000, 15,000, and 16,500 lb. capacities will still be available with wire rope, but buyers will now have the choice to go with a lighter, easier-to-handle synthetic line option. Models equipped with Spydura rope receive an “S” designator (e.g. M12-S, M15-S, 16.5ti-s). Plus, all models now have waterproof Albright® contactors for the ultimate in electronic reliability and control. Additionally, WARN winches sold after Nov. 1, 2016 in North America now also include a limited lifetime warranty on mechanical components and an industry best seven year warranty on electrical components.