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Maxwell VWC Series VWC3500 Vertical Windlass Kit

Maxwell VWC Series VWC3500 Vertical Windlass Kit

  • Gypsy / Drum, Power: 12 Volt DC, Watts: 1200, Draw: 100 Amps
  • Chain: Select Chain Size and Type (Chain only Rode)
  • Finish: Heavy Chrome over Bronze Alloy, Maximum Pull: 3500 lbs
  • Item #: 
    Model #: 
    Shipping Weight: 
    107.00 Lbs.
    List Price: 
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    Model #
    3/8 Inch
    MAP Price: $4,919.81
    3/8 Inch
    HT & PC
    MAP Price: $4,919.81
    1/2 Inch
    MAP Price: $4,919.81
    1/2 Inch
    MAP Price: $4,919.81
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    Windlass Selection Guide

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    It ships ONLY by Truck Freight.
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    • Fully automatic single or dual direction chainwheel operation
    • High-quality finish on above-deck components
    • Heavy chrome over marine-grade bronze
    • Integral chain pipe and stripper are aligned for virtually jam-free operation providing automatic feed of chain into and out of the anchor locker
    • Port and starboard chain pipes for twin installations. (Sizes 2200 and above only)
    • Cone-type brake/clutch mechanism permits manual anchoring
    • Cone clutches, unlike dog clutches, provide smooth progressive engagement ensuring safe and precise operator control.
    • Chainwheel locking pawl
    • Optional band brake available for 3500 and 4000 series units.
    • Functional rope hauling from any direction using independent MAX-grip snag-free warping drum with clutch disengagement of chainwheel for positive control of all ropes
    • Simple through deck installation by modular design and precise alignment of gearbox to the top works utilizing marine-grade stainless steel bolts
    • Anodized aluminum gearbox and spacer on 500, 1000 and 1500 models. Marine-grade alloy gearbox housing, finished with a two coat paint system on 2200 and 3500 models
    • Heavy duty, dual direction motor, designed for marine winches
    • Low profile configurations (no warping drum) are available

    Includes the following components:

  • A dual direction solenoid - P19045
  • Two foot switches - P19006
  • Up/Down panel switch - P102938
  • On/Off breaker panel - P100791
  • Emergency crank handle

  • Specifications:

    Maximum Pull 3500 lbs
    Chain Sizes (Short Link) 3/8" - 1/2"
    Power Supply 12 VDC
    Motor (Watts) 1200 W
    WARNING: This product MAY expose you to chemicals, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and/or other reproductive harm. For more information go to


    Documentation available at the following links:

    Maxwell AA710 Wireless Handheld Remote Windlass Controller & Rode Counter
    Item #: 001781
  • Includes Handheld Remote Control, Base Station, Sensor and Magnet
  • Power Supply (Remote): 2 x AA 1.5 Volt DC, (Base Station): 12 / 24 Volt DC
  • Provides Full Remote Windlass Control and Rope / Chain or All-Chain Counting
    Model #:
    Maxwell AA150 Rode Counter
    Item #: 012224
  • Includes Console Unit, Sensor and Magnet
  • Power Supply: 12 / 24 Volt DC, Current Consumption: 30 mA
  • Monitors All-Chain or Rope / Chain Anchor Rode Length from Helm
    Model #:
    Maxwell AA560 Windlass Controller and Rode Counter
    Item #: 012352
  • Includes Console Unit (Select Color), Sensor and Magnet
  • Power Supply: 12 / 24 Volt DC, Current Consumption: 70 mA
  • Monitors Windlass from Helm, Counts All-Chain or Rope / Chain Anchor Rodes
    Model #:
    Multiple Models Available

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