Nordic Machine Expands Line Of Anchor Winches

Nordic Machine & Manufacturing, Seattle, Wash., has expanded its line of stock anchor winches with the new 40-30-3000. This 40-inchdiameter by 30-inch-wide galvanized drum winch has a full drum line pull of 15,000 pounds enabling a maximum anchor capacity of 3,000 pounds. The winch can hold 970 feet of 1-1/4 cable plus 65 feet of 1-1/4 chain.

Like all of Nordic Machine's reduction anchor winches, all drive components run in an enclosed oil bath. This includes reduction components, clutch, and band brake.

The 40-30-3000 also features a 10- inch-diameter cast iron capstan with up to 13,000-pound line pull. A positive stop dog is included to protect the drive from mooring shocks.

Nordic Machine & Manufacturing prides itself on its ability to serve the diverse needs of its customers with wide-ranging capabilities.

These include welding of steel, aluminum and stainless; lathe capacity up to 40 inches in diameter and up to 14 feet on length; custom machine design and fabrication; an- chor winches; net reels; drag winches; sounding winches; long line haulers 17-inch and 24-inch; fish strippers and chutes; long line reels; side rollers; two winches; capstans; headline winches; seine winches; hydraulic tanks and power units; power take-off adapters; yacht winches; and gill net reels.

Nordic Machine & Manufacturing has built its 40-year reputation on hydraulic machine design, manufacture and rebuilding.

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