A direct-drive design increases the efficiency of the capstan winch and eliminates drive chains or bull gears to maximize power output.
All Jeamar capstan winches utilize high-efficiency worm, helical, helical-worm or helical-bevel reducers plus high-capacity, anti-friction bearings designed for long life, low noise and higher output torque.
The rope can leave the drum at any angle, enabling the operator to stand in the most appropriate location. For safety the load line shall be the bottom wrap on the drum, and the lead line going to the operator will be the top wrap on the drum.
For detail on pulling railcars up grades, send for our free railcar pulling brochure, or see technical notes.
Due to our policy of continuing development, all specifications are subject to change without notice. Users of these products are responsible for ensuring their suitability for the application in which they are being used.