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Maxwell VC500



The VC Series is designed for simple, low cost anchor recovery on smaller boats and rope hauling on larger vessels.


  • Vertical design suits smaller powerboats or sailboats and can be utilised for anchor rodes, as a docking capstan on larger craft, or auxiliary line hauling.
  • High quality finish on above deck components, hard wearing chrome over marine-grade bronze
  • Functional rope hauling from any direction using independent MAX-grip™ snag-free warping drum.
  • Simplified through deck installation by modular design and precise alignment of gearbox to the top works utilising marine-grade stainless steel bolts.
  • Alternative gearbox/motor positions accommodate virtually all installation situations.
  • Compact, reliable gearbox, made of corrosion resistant materials.
  • Anodised aluminium gearbox and spacer on 300, 500 and 1000 models.
  • Heavy duty, dual direction motors, designed for marine winches.
  • Easily disassembled for servicing.


  • Model 500
  • Maximum Pull (stall) 227kg 500lbs
  • Line Speed (Normal working) 18m/min 60ft/min
  • Power Supply (DC) 12
  • Motor Power 600W
  • Net Weight (Electric) 10kg 22lbs
  • Hydraulic Pressure N/A
  • Hydraulic Flow N/A
  • Net Weight (Hydraulic) N/A


  • Model VC500
  • A 65mm 2 9/16"
  • B 106mm 4 3/16"
  • D 173mm 6 7/8"
  • E 245mm 9 5/8"
  • F 132.5mm 5 7/32"
  • G (Std deck clearance) * 57mm 2 1/4"
  • G (Extra deck clearance) N/A
  • H (Working height of drum for rope warping) 37.5mm 1 1/2"

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    • Shipping Weight: 5lbs
    • Manufactured by: Maxwell

    This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 29 April, 2010.

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