HWC Series Horizontal Chain Windlass
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MAXWELL MARINEHWC Series Horizontal Chain Windlass

Model # 2420735 | Mfg # HWC350012V/016UPC # 634186130932

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HWC Series Horizontal Chain Windlass

Name Value
Diameter 3/8" to 1/2" Chain
Material Marine-Grade Alloy
Powder Coated
Maximum Pull 3500 Pounds
Style Horizontal
Type Chain Rode
Warranty Details Three Years

Product Overview

The HWC series is designed for automatic horizontal handling of chain only anchor rods while offering an independent capstan for the retrieval of a secondary rope and chain rode or to assist with docking procedures.

  • Fully automatic single or dual direction chain wheel operation, for use with chain only rods
  • Functional rope hauling from fore and aft using independent MAX-grip™ snag-free warping drum with clutch disengagement of chain wheel for positive control of all ropes
  • Optional dual anchor handling with smooth independent control of each chain wheel via cone clutches
  • Chain pipe assembly supplied
  • Cone-type clutch/brake mechanism permits manual ‘free fall' anchoring. Cone clutches, unlike Dog clutches, provide smooth progressive engagement ensuring safe and precise operator control
  • Chain wheel locking pawl to assist when using warping drum independently
  • Simple deck mounted installation with no under deck parts
  • Simplified maintenance with ability to strip the running gear (chain wheel and drum) from the windlass without disturbing the windlass mounting
  • Heavy duty, dual direction motor, designed for marine winches
  • Chain wheel and warping drum of high quality chrome finish over marine-grade bronze
  • Marine-grade alloy casing pretreated, powder coated and finished with a two component white polyurethane paint
  • 4840lb. static hold
  • 3500lb. Pull
  • 3/8" - 1/2" Chain
  • 12VDC power supply
  • 1200 Watts motor power


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