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WH 15000

Models WH 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


  • Upright mounting

Its particular design, make it proper for rear vehicles mounting


  • Strong

Body manufactured from hardened iron casting, for greater resistance


  • Brake

Worm gear provides load reversing protection


  • Drum clutch

Manual clutch for drum free spooling

Air clutch (optional accessory)


  • Drum sizes available

Short: 230 mm [9,1 inch] for WHC
Long : 465 mm [18,3 inch] for WHL


  • Totally oil cooled

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

  • Pulling capacity (first layer)

15.000 Kgs. [33.069 Lbs.]


  • Working pressure

150 Bar [2,176 Psi]


  • Wire rope dia.

19 mm [--]


  • Gear ratio



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

34 Mt. [111,5 Ft.] short drum WHC 

72 Mt. [236,2 Ft.] long drum WHL


  • Max. oil supply

160 Lt./Min. [42,27 GPM]


  • Max speed line (first layer)

5,4 Mt./Min. [17,7 Ft./Min.]


  • Max.speed line (last layer)


  • Weight w/o wire rope 

266 Kgs. [586,43 Lbs.] short drum WHC
290 Kgs. [639,34 Lbs.] long drum WHL

Winches model WH 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)