Anchor Windlass Winches

Anchor windlass winches

Whatever anchor application, PALFINGER anchor windlasses offer a variety of styles and sizes to handle it.

PALFINGER anchor windlass winches are designed for up to 160 mm chains with a wide range of drive options available. Standard features include fabricated steel construction, gears hardened to exceed working load requirements, clutched and braked drum and corrosion resistance. Electric or hydraulic drives are available along with warping heads. Windlasses can be modified to suit customers applications and special operating requirements. The anchor windlass winches from PALFINGER MARINE have rugged design and heavy duty split bronze bearings. The operating mechanism for brakes and clutches are designed for easy and safe manual operation but may also be remotely operated by hydraulic cylinders. The brakes are easily adjustable. The winch design provides easy access to all points for lubrication and inspections. Special windlass winches without cable lifters (wire drum windlass winches) can also be supplied.

  • Electric or hydraulic drive
  • Rated pull (cable lifters) according to class
  • Single or double configuration
  • Chain size from 36-160 mm
  • Manually operated clutch and band brake
  • Local control

  • Auto tension/tension control
  • With or without mooring drum
  • With or without warping end
  • Remote control (wireless)
  • Chain length and/or speed measurement
  • Bridge operated anchor drop
  • Hydraulic operated brake
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