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RC Series Stainless Steel Windlasses, RC8-8


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Model # 11463601 | Mfg # RC8812V
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These stainless steel low profile windlasses feature a patented Maxwell Wave Design® chainwheel. The design of this chainwheel offers superior holding power with less wear on the rope. T chainwheel will accommodate any marine type chain. No need to worry about HT or BBB or PC—the chainwheel handles all of them! Designed for easy installation, the motor can be oriented in any of 10 different positions. The huge through-deck hawse pipe ensures easy entry and exit of the rope/chain or all chain rode. Includes dual direction solenoid, breaker panel, up/down panel switch and emergency handle.

  • Style: Vertical
  • Rode Type: Rope/chain
  • Case Material: Type 316 stainless steel
  • Capstan/Gypsy Material: Stainless steel
  • Boat Length: 27' -45'
  • Rode Size: 5/16" chain, 5/8" rope
  • Max. Pull: 1320 lb.
  • Voltage/Draw: 12V/120A
  • Speed Up/Min.: 92'(300lb.)
  • Speed Down/Min.: 92'
  • Height: 3-5/16"
  • Width: 6-3/16"
  • Length: 8-5/16"
  • Warranty: Three years

RC Series Stainless Steel Windlasses, RC8-8

Amperage 120 Amps
Diameter 5/16" Chain
5/8" Line
Material Stainless Steel
Maximum Pull 1320 Pounds
Minimum Boat Length 30 Feet
Maximum Boat Length 43 Feet
Retrieval Speed 92' per Minute at 300 Pounds
Anchoring Speed Free Fall or Power Down: 105' Chain / 92' Rope per Minute
Style Vertical
Type Rope and Chain Rode
Warranty Details Three Years

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