Smittybilt XRC Black Box Receiver Mounted Winch Cradle - 2806

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  • Smittybilt | Part Number: S/B2806
  • Fitment:Universal Fit
  • Availability:In Stock


Smittybilts XRC Black Box Winch Mount is much more than your typical winch cradle. This innovative winch mounting solution has several features you won't find on any other winch mounting platform. It has three, keyed-alike, lockable storage compartments, one for your winch (mounting holes are pre-drilled to handle up to a 12,000 pound winch) and two for all your trail gear. You can securely store your tow straps, snatch blocks, choker chains, tree savers, air compressor or any thing else, freeing up valuable storage space inside your rig. The XRC Black Box also features two heavy-duty D-Ring mounts that will provide a secure rigging point and pre-drilled fairlead mounting holes. On top of all that, the XRC Black Box includes frenched in light openings that house the included clear driving and amber fog light kit, which includes all wiring and an illuminated rocker switch. Just slide the XRC Black Box into your rigs front or rear 2 inch receiver and you will be able to get the job done.

Customer Reviews

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5.0 Black box

Ok, So I purchased this for my 2016 Silverado 2500 HD along with a Draw tight Frame mount hitch for the front; I Can move it to the rear hitch of my truck too ! I LOVE it,Added Smittybilt 12,000 lb winch. Very nice



Question & Answers

7 Answered questions

Q: I was thinking about this winch box to mount to the front of my peace maker bumper it has the required 2” receiver , my question is can it be modified to hold a “smitty built 17500 winch , will it physically fit inside ?  Answer this question

A: Honestly I don’t know if one that big Will fit I know it will fit a 12,000....I sold the vehicle I was going to put it on have it sitting in the floor of my shop in the box ...never used

Answered by Randy from Tulare, Ca on 04/06/2021

A: The 2806 can only hold up to a 12k winch. The 17.5k wouldn’t fit as the physical dimensions are too large.

Answered by Kelly from 4WP Corporate Headquarters on 04/05/2021

Q: Can this be installed on the rear of a 2006 Toyota Sequoia? My rear bumper needs to be replaced.... Answer this question

A: Has long as you have a 2 inch receiver hitch

Answered by Randy from Tulare, Ca on 12/10/2020

A: This isn't a bumper. It is a winch mount that goes into a 2" trailer hitch receiver.

Answered by Brent from 4WP HQ on 12/09/2020

Q: Can it fit on a 2023 Honda Ridgeline in the Front? If yes, then what additional stuff is required for installing this unit on a Brand new Honda Ridgeline that came out of a Dealership. Answer this question

A: At the very least, you'll need a front mount hitch, which can be found at the major outlets with a simple google search.  The unit is cur    For the winch, itself you'll need to refer to the winch for the wiring requirements (gauge wire), which, depending on battery placement, could require some cutting through your truck's grill to run the winch power line to your battery.

Answered by Helpful Birdie from Florida on 07/07/2023

Q: I have a 2020 Jeep Gladiator Sport with the Max Towing package option. Will I be able to lower the tail gate on my truck if I have the box installed in the hitch mount? Will a Warn 9.5 CTI winch (part number 97550) fit in this box without modification? Answer this question

A: You wouldn’t be able to lower your tailgate. Inside of box is 23-1/3” wide and 11-3/8” tall so it would just fit based on web dims Winch Dimensions = 23.1" L. x 6.3" D. x 10.4" H.

Answered by Kelly from 4WP Corporate Headquarters on 02/09/2021

Q: What are the dimensions and how much does the whole thing weigh? Answer this question

A: Connor, it weighs 95lbs 45"x23"x16" good in stock and ready to ship. thank you for your question.

Answered by RK on 03/14/2015


For 60 years Smittybilt has been fabricating aftermarket parts and today their products include Jeep tops, bumpers, lighting, winches and trail gear. Off-roaders count on the company's innovative parts like the original nerf bar side steps to equip their Jeeps for the trail and day-to-day driving. Pairing affordability without compromising quality is the hallmark of Smittybilt and the manufacturer's reputation carries over to products like its Overlander Series of tents, Adventure Boxes and SEMA award-winning magnetic trail skins for Jeeps. Smittybilt offers over 2,000 interior and exterior parts and accessories for 4x4s with multiple capabilities for jeepers of all levels. Shop Smittybilt Now


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