Windlass Anchor Winches

Neumann Equipment electric and hydraulic Windlass Anchor Winch units are designed and manufactured from tough, high quality components for reliability at sea.

There are two configurations:

The anchor winches can either be hydraulically or electrically driven and controlled.

The gypsy and windlasses can be manufactured with components made from a range of materials, including steel, cast iron or bronze. 

Each Windlass Anchor Winch unit includes:

The Anchor Winches can be of varying configurations:

Double Sided Single Sided - Left Single Sided - Right

Options also include a single gypsy and a capstan on both sides, or only capstans or gypsies.

Range of "Standard" Windlass Anchor Winches available: (other sizes/designs are available upon request)

1.25 Tonne Line Pull Windlass Anchor Winch (electric option shown) AWA1250E Drawing
2.5 Tonne Line Pull Windlass Anchor Winch (hydraulic option shown, with optional controls) AWA2500H Drawing


Windlass Anchor Winch Units AWA1250H AWA2500H
Line Pull (kg) (up to) 1,250 2,500
Hauling Speed (m/min) 0 - 15 0 - 15
Chain Gypsy Size - Short Link (mm) 10 - 16 13 - 22
Chain Gypsy Size - Stud Link (mm) 12.5 - 16 16 - 22
Windlass Waist Size (mm) 200 230
Weight - Double Sided (kg) 400 550
Drive (optional electric) Hydraulic Hydraulic

Neumann Equipment's range of Anchor Winches are based on years of experience dealing with, and being directly involved with end users of this equipment.

The design and engineering of all our products is carried out in house by qualified mechanical engineers using FEA Computer modelling software. This is then checked by third parties to ensure these products comply with all relevant specifications and Australian Standards.

You can feel confident in Neumann Equipment designed and manufactured products. From the design stage though to dispatch, our internal Quality Assurance Systems fully comply with AS/NZS ISO 9001:2008.

Material used in our standard range of Winches is Grade 250 Carbon Steel, but upon request 316 Stainless Steel can be used as an option.

NOTE: Windlasses and Capstans - Technically, the term windlass refer only to winches in the horizontal configuration.  Vertical designs are correctly called capstansMore info on the differences Windlasses and Capstans - Wikipedia

Neumann Equipment also has an extensive range of other Marine Winches and EquipmentCommercial Fishing WinchesMining and Industrial Winches & Equipment, and Dredging & Associated Equipment available for sale.

The Neumann Equipment facility is located in Currumbin, on the Gold Coast, Queensland.

Call or email us today to discuss your windlass anchor winch or specific winching requirements - 07 5589 2746

Useful Information: Determining the Anchoring System required for your Commercial Vessel:

Download Data Sheet Download US Data Sheet

The images, drawings and specifications shown for this product are indicative and may not be representative of the current model. We reserve the right to change the designs and specifications as new models are developed. Neumann Equipment is constantly striving to improve its range of products. Call our expert sales and customer service team to discuss the best product to suit your needs.