Atlas horizontal windlasses offer a number of innovative features for easy installation and low maintenance.
Made in Italy, the Lofrans Atlas windlass has an anodised aluminium body, a heavy-duty rated IP66 12V electric motor and chain counter pre-setting as standard. Rope-chain management is by spring-loaded arm and there is a manual chain release.
Rated 600 watts at 60 amps, the Atlas has a maximum linear load of 700kg (lift load 350kg), retrieves line at a maximum of 69 metres per minute, and is suitable for vessels up to 30 feet (9.2m) long or 4.5 tonnes.The windlass accommodates 6mm ISO, 6mm DIN 766 and 3/16” BBB chains, along with 12mm or half-inch ropes.
Lofrans Atlas horizontal windlasses are supplied with solenoids built into the case, eliminating pre-wiring for easy installation. They are also come in a white polyester coating and a three-year warranty.
14 July 2011