How does the remote work without a battery?

Then use wired remote control. Wired and wireless all-in-one machine.

Can the clutch housing be clocked so the clutch is horizontal / forward?

The clutch is horizontal, the clutch housing be clocked.

What's the difference between Gen2-S and Gen 3.0?

We have improved the structure and the load is higher.

Do these include mounting hardware as shown in the pictures for the black and red units?

YEAH!! Those purchased after June 10, 2020 include recovery tracks , fixtures and a bag.

What is the height of one individual X-BULL recovery board?

The height of one individual X-BULL recovery board is 2.75 inch.

Is it Waterproof?

The body of the winch is waterproof.But we don't recommend using it in water.If necessary, a winch cover may be used.

How does the remote work without batteries?

Winch carries wired remote control.

When and Where is it shipping?

We have 3 warehouse in US at present, CA, TX and KY. Once you place an order, we will ship it to you ASAP. It usually takes 1-8 business days to deliver, depends on your shipping address.

Will it fit into a jeep jku using the oem steel front bumper?

Winches are designed to be universal. What isn't universal is the mount you need to purchase for your specific vehicle. The winch will then mount to that part. Any winch designed for vehicles will fit in the mount.