VR 12

The new WARN® Tabor 12 offers enhanced styling, upgraded performance, and legendary WARN reliability that you can trust. The new convertible control pack looks great and allows upright or low-profile mounting configurations. A waterproof Albright® contactor provides the most reliable winch control available.

The one-piece tie plate replaces multiple tie bars for increased strength, and a best-in-class cone brake holds the full-rated load. And with a 5443 kg (12,000 lbs.) capacity, the Tabor 12 is great for large trucks, SUVs, commercial vehicles, trailers, and light industrial applications.

  • Waterproof Albright® contactor control for the ultimate in reliability
  • One-piece tie plate replaces tie rods for added strength and rigidity
  • Convertible control pack allows upright or low-profile winch mounting
  • Powerful, efficient series-wound motor
  • Best-in-class load-holding cone brake for superior control
  • Designed, engineered, and field tested by WARN engineers in Clackamas, Oregon, USA
  • Includes a roller fairlead with 24.3m of 9.5mm (80′ x 3/8″) diameter steel rope
Winch model: VR EVO 12, VR EVO 12–S
Part number: 103254 (VR EVO 12), 103255 (VR EVO 12–S)
Rated line pull: 5443 kg (12000 lbs.)
Motor: 12V DC, series wound
Electrical controls: Albright Contactor
Remote Control: 2-in-1 plug-in remote
with wireless capability and 3.5m (11.5’) lead
Geartrain: 3-Stage Planetary
Gear ratio: 234:1
Clutch (freespooling): Rotating ring gear clutch
Brake: Spring Brake
Drum diameter/Length: Steel and Synthetic: 6.73cm/ 23cm (2.5”/ 9.0” )
Shipping Steel: 41.19 kg (90.81 lbs.)
Shipping Synthetic:  32.78 kg (72.27 lbs. )
Net Product Steel:  33.39 kg (73.61 lbs.)
Net product Synthetic:  24.98 kg (55.07 lbs.)
Rope: Steel: 3/8”x 85’ (9.5mm x 25.9m)
Synthetic: 3/8”x 90’ (9.5mm x 27.4m)
Fairlead: Steel: Roller, Synthetic: Die Cast Hawse
Recommended Battery: 650 CCA minimum for winching
Battery leads:  25mm x 2m (0.98’’ x 6.5’)
Finish: Powder coating over primer undercoating
12V DC performance specs (first layer of drum)
Line Pull
Kg. (Lbs.)
Line Speed
M/min. (FT./min)
Pull by layer
layer/Kg. (Lbs)
08.0 (26.2)55 amps1/5443 (12000)
910 (2000)4.2 (13.9)120 amps2/4317 (9517)
1810 (4000)2.9 (9.5)178 amps3/3577 (7886)
2720 (6000)2.5 (8.1)234 amps4/3054 (6732)
3630 (8000)2.1 (6.8)288 amps5/2664 (5872)
4540 (10000)1.5 (4.9)337 amps 
5440 (12000)1.2 (4.0)396 amps 

Winch Dimensions: 534mm L x 160.5mm D x 256mm H (21” L x 6.3” D x 10.1” H)

Mounting Bolt Pattern: 254mm x 114.3mm (10.0” x 4.5”)