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MHS 8000

Models MH are hydraulic worm gear winches, designed for long life, offer best safe duty.

These winches are built according with higher safety standards in compliance with Directive Machinery 2006/42/CE EN 14492-1.

The special aluminium alloy bronze gear match to an hardened steel ground polished worm. Worm gear provides load reversing protection. Particularly fit for tow-trucks and for recovery of medium-light vehicles on tires.



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  • Tough

The special aluminium alloy bronze gear match to an hardened steel ground polished worm


  • Low mounting

Its particular design, make it proper for front end or rear vehicles mounting


  • Light and strong

Body manufactured from hardened special aluminium castings, which reduces weight and increases strength
Powder coat finished


  • Brake

Worm gear provides load reversing protection


  • Drum clutch

Manual clutch for drum free spooling

Air clutch (optional accessory)


  • Drum sizes available

Standard: 278 mm [10,9 inch]
Drum flanges dia.: 330 mm [13,0 inch]


  • Totally oil cooled

Worm and gear in oil bath, give best performance and extending components life span

  • Pulling capacity (first layer)
    8.000 Kgs. [17.637 Lbs.]


  • Working pressure
    160 Bar [2,321 Psi]


  • Wire rope dia.
    14 mm [--]


  • Gear ratio


  • Max. wire rope capacity (EN 14492-1)
    70 Mt. [229,7 Ft.]


  • Max. oil supply
    100 Lt./Min. [26,42 GPM]


  • Max speed line (first layer)
    5,0 Mt./Min. [16,4 Ft./Min.]


  • Max.speed line (last layer)


  • Weight w/o wire rope
    125 Kgs. [275,58 Lbs.]

Winches model MH 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

keeps cable tightened on drum, while the winch is in the freespool mode 


• Air-clutch

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