Lewmar Winch Selection Guide
Lewmar has created a winch range that incorporates many
exciting disciplines. All brought together with a blend of traditional skills
and high technology and reflected in the outstanding quality of Lewmar’s
Besides the technical innovation and high performance
criteria involved, there’s also the aesthetic appearance and finish to consider.
The range shown here achieves just that with sizes ranging from 6 to 44, one or
two speed gearing and three superb finishes including classical bronze. All of
which is supported by a comprehensive range of winch spares.
When installing a winch, Lewmar recommends the winch must
be mounted on an even surface and that the rope enters the drum at an angle of
5° to 10° to the base axis of the winch. This angle can be achieved by using a
base wedge when mounting the winch.