In this section you will find the best Electric Windlasses on the market in terms of quality / price ratio , selected for you by MtoNauticaStore.it. The electric anchor windlass is, in fact, an essential nautical accessory for maneuvering the chain and anchor of the boat, with the function of lifting the anchor chain. All models, typically, are equipped with a series of accessories, which involve the chain and the electrical controls, such as: gypsy, control box and thermal breaker.
The windlass is one of the most important tools on board: electric and manual windlass models are available on the market. When using a winch with the windlass function there are more things to consider when purchasing and, in particular:
- the length of the boat and its displacement to establish the power of the windlass and the maximum pulling capacity
- the length of the chain and the weight of the anchor , to establish the capacity and working load under normal conditions
- the size of the locker to define the length of the rope or chain that can be placed inside the forepeak.
There are two types of electric windlass, in relation to the rotation axis of the gypsy, and you can choose between vertical windlass and horizontal anchor windlass . The vertical models are less bulky on the deck, while the horizontal ones can be installed when you have a small locker.
On our online store you will find, for sale, all types of electric windlass of the best brands ( Lofrans , Quick , MZ Electronic ) at the best prices on the market. We also guarantee free shipping in 24/48 hours!