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EPH 4500FN

Model EPHFN are hydraulic planetary winches, designed for long life, offer safe duty.
These winches are built according with higher safety standards in compliance with Directive Machinery 2006/42/CE Harmonized EN 14492-1.
The high efficiency planetary gear train, assures fast payout and rewind winching operation.
The innovative brake system makes these winches reliable and great for industrial applications.



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  • Compact

Hardened steel single stage planetary gear drive


  • Fast winching speed

Fast pay-out and rewind


  • Versatile mounting

Designed for either foot or side mounting


  • Light and strong

Body manufactured from hardened special aluminum castings, which reduces weight and increases strength.

Body powder coat finished


  • Multi-disc pressure released brake

Gives a reliable and effective full brake capacity


  • Drum clutch for free spooling 

Manual clutch

Air clutch (optional accessory)


  • Drum sizes available

Short 200 mm (7.9 in) EPH/C 4500FN
Standard 252 mm (9.9 in) EPH 4500FN


  • Totally oil cooled

Gears and brake are bathed in oil for maximum performance, quiet operation and to extend internal components life span.

  • Pulling capacity (first layer)

4.500 Kgs. [10.000 Lbs.]


  • Working pressure

150 Bar [2,176 Psi]


  • Wire rope dia.

11 mm [- -]


  • Gear ratio



  • Max. wire rope capacity (EN 14492-1)

30 Mt. [98,4 Ft.] short drum EPH/C 4500FN

40 Mt. [131,2 Ft.] standard drum EPH 4500FN


  • Max. oil supply

60 Lt./Min. [15,85 GPM]


  • Max.speed line (first layer)

11,7 Mt./Min. [38,4 Ft./Min.]


  • Max.speed line (last layer)

20,8 Mt./Min. [68,2 Ft./Min.]


  • Weight w/o wire rope

46,7 Kgs. [103,00 Lbs.] short drum EPH/C 4500FN

47,9 Kgs. [105,60 Lbs.] standard drum EPH 4500FN

Winches model EPH FN have been designed to be equipped with several accessories such as :


• Zinc plated Heavy-duty roller fairlead

 is made up by 2 horizontal rollers and 2 vertical rollers, used for lateral pullings to avoid damages to the cable and to the vehicle where the winch is installed


• Zinc plated Cable tensioner

is used to keep cable tightened on the drum, while the winch is in the freespool mode


• Air-cltuch

For drum free spooling, (system works if air circuit is available)