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VW 500 Series Windlass - 12V, 1/4" HT Chain

Maxwell VW 500 Series Windlass - 12V, 1/4" HT Chain
Our Part #: MAXVW50012V | Mfr. Part #: VW50012V
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  • Provides the versatility of operating two anchors from one winch.
  • Functional rope hauling from any direction using independent MAX-grip™ snag-free warping drum with clutch disengagement of chain wheel 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 marinegrade 316 stainless steel and chromed bronze, for long term durability.
  • Cone type brake/clutch mechanism permits manual inFree Fall in anchoring. Cone clutches, unlike dog clutches, provide smooth progressive engagement ensuring safe operator control.
  • Chain wheel locking pawl.
  • Simplified through deck installation by modular design and precise alignment of gearbox to the topworks utilising marine-grade stainless steel bolts.
  • Marine grade anodized aluminium gearbox and spacer.
  • Heavy duty, dual direction motor, designed for marine winches.
  • Easily disassembled for servicing.


  • Windlass.
  • On/Off breaker panel.
  • Black Footswitch.
  • Handle.