Originally Posted by Trevor43
My 2012 24516g had the worm drive.......My 2014 2516g has the newer lift motor and I can tell you it is a bit louder but it is also faster compared to the earlier model. It raises the top in under 30 secs. I can live with sound for that amount of time.
It's true, 30 seconds is not very long! I just cringe when all I can hear, before operating the winch, are birds that early in the morning
Thanks for letting me know about both of your winches.