Maxwell VW10-8 Vertical Windlass with Capstan - 12 Volt

  • Gypsy / Drum, Power: 12 Volt DC, Watts: 1000, Draw: 135 Amps
  • Finish: Heavy Chrome over Bronze Alloy, Maximum Pull: 1540 lbs
  • Chain Size: 5/16" (Short Link), Rope Size: 5/8"
  • Item #: 
    012373WV1812
    Brand: 
    Maxwell
    Model #: 

    VW10812V

    Packaged Weight: 
    46.00 Lbs.
    List Price: 
    $3,433.00
    Our Price:
    $2,059.99
    012373WV1812
    Maxwell VW10-8 Vertical Windlass with Capstan - 12 Volt VW10812V

    The 12 volt Maxwell VW10-8 Vertical Windlass with capstan can be used in a horizontally installed configuration and also, interactively handle a rope/chain rode. It's Ideally suited for use in sailing boat anchor lockers, where space considerations are critical, however, it works just as well on power boats. This windlass has a chain gypsy and an independent warping capstan which enables you to operate 2 anchors from 1 windlass.

    Features:

    • Can be used in a horizontally installed configuration and also, interactively handle a rope/chain rode
    • Ideally suited for use in sailing boat anchor lockers, where space considerations are critical
    • Quick and easy to install
    • Independent warping capstan
    • Provides the versatility of operating (2) anchors from one winch
    • 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
    • Permits use of traditional shackle and thimble rope and chain connection
    • Allows alternative mounting horizontally on a fore and aft bulkhead inside chain locker for below deck installation
    • High-quality finish on above deck components, manufactured from marine grade 316 Stainless steel and chromed bronze, for long term durability
    • Cone type brake/clutch mechanism permits manual 'free fall' anchoring
      • Cone clutches, unlike dog clutches, provide smooth progressive engagement ensuring safe operator control
    • Chainwheel locking pawl
    • Simplified through deck installation by modular design and precise alignment of gearbox to the topworks utilizing marine-grade stainless steel bolts
    • Marine grade anodized aluminum gearbox and spacer on VW10 Models
    • Heavy duty, dual direction motor, designed for marine winches
    • Easily disassembled for servicing

    Specifications:

    • Rope size: 14-16 mm (9/16"-5/8")
    • Chain size: 8 mm (5/16") short link
    • Electric motor : Direct current motor
    • Power: 12 Volt DC
    • Rated output: 1000 Watts
    • Circuit breaker/isolator (Required - sold separately): 135 amp
    • Maximum pull: 700 kg (1540 lb)
    • Retrieval speed: 20-24 m/min 65-79 ft/min (dependent on the load)

    In the Box:

    • Windlass with motor
    • On / Off breaker panel
    • Black covered footswitch
    • Handle
    Maxwell VW10-8 Vertical Windlass with Capstan - 12 Volt
    2059.99
    Status:    Backordered
    Note: This item will ship when available.

    The 12 volt Maxwell VW10-8 Vertical Windlass with capstan can be used in a horizontally installed configuration and also, interactively handle a rope/chain rode. It's Ideally suited for use in sailing boat anchor lockers, where space considerations are critical, however, it works just as well on power boats. This windlass has a chain gypsy and an independent warping capstan which enables you to operate 2 anchors from 1 windlass.

    Features:

    • Can be used in a horizontally installed configuration and also, interactively handle a rope/chain rode
    • Ideally suited for use in sailing boat anchor lockers, where space considerations are critical
    • Quick and easy to install
    • Independent warping capstan
    • Provides the versatility of operating (2) anchors from one winch
    • 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
    • Permits use of traditional shackle and thimble rope and chain connection
    • Allows alternative mounting horizontally on a fore and aft bulkhead inside chain locker for below deck installation
    • High-quality finish on above deck components, manufactured from marine grade 316 Stainless steel and chromed bronze, for long term durability
    • Cone type brake/clutch mechanism permits manual 'free fall' anchoring
      • Cone clutches, unlike dog clutches, provide smooth progressive engagement ensuring safe operator control
    • Chainwheel locking pawl
    • Simplified through deck installation by modular design and precise alignment of gearbox to the topworks utilizing marine-grade stainless steel bolts
    • Marine grade anodized aluminum gearbox and spacer on VW10 Models
    • Heavy duty, dual direction motor, designed for marine winches
    • Easily disassembled for servicing

    Specifications:

    • Rope size: 14-16 mm (9/16"-5/8")
    • Chain size: 8 mm (5/16") short link
    • Electric motor : Direct current motor
    • Power: 12 Volt DC
    • Rated output: 1000 Watts
    • Circuit breaker/isolator (Required - sold separately): 135 amp
    • Maximum pull: 700 kg (1540 lb)
    • Retrieval speed: 20-24 m/min 65-79 ft/min (dependent on the load)

    In the Box:

    • Windlass with motor
    • On / Off breaker panel
    • Black covered footswitch
    • Handle
    Documentation available at the following links:

    Maxwell VW10-8 Vertical Windlass with Capstan - 12 Volt - Scratch & Dent
    Item #: 012373WV1812D
  • Gypsy / Drum, Power: 12 Volt DC, Watts: 1000, Draw: 135 Amps
  • Finish: Heavy Chrome over Bronze Alloy, Maximum Pull: 1540 lbs
  • Chain Size: 5/16" (Short Link), Rope Size: 5/8"
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    List Price: $3,433.00
    Scratch & Dent Price: $1,799.00
    Model #: VW10812V
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