Maxwell Windlass RC8-08 - 24V/1000W

Product no.: MRC8-08-24V

In stock can ship within 3 days

Was NZ$2,700.00
Delivery weight: 16 kg

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Includes circuit breaker & up/down switch - FREE Worth over $200


  • The all-new stainless steel RC8-8 fully automatic rope/chain windlass is designed to effortlessly retrieve and deploy 6mm/7mm (1/4 inch) chain spliced to 12mm (1/2 inch) three strand or 8-brait (plait) rope.
  • The larger stainless steel RC88 can be used with an 8mm (5/16 inch) chain spliced to 14mm (9/16 inch) three strand or 8-plait rope.
  • The ingeniously designed rope/chain gypsy (chainwheel) is able to accommodate a wide range of chain pitch differences within the specified chain size diameters suitable for use with the RC8 Series.
  • A sleek, Low Profile version and a MAX-grip capstan drum version, with a drum made in chromed bronze, are available.
  • Simple two-piece installation saves time and money and allows easy retrofitting without disassembly of the windlass.
  • Unique spacer tube design allows installation through virtually any deck thickness and the multiple mounting positions and self-aligning gearbox ensure optimal location of gearbox and motor in virtually all installation situations.
  • The RC8 features Maxwell's revolutionary, and patented, new Wave Design chainwheel.
  • The heavy-duty stainless steel pressure arm is designed to effectively help grasp the rope/chain splice, giving the RC8 an unparalleled level of performance.
  • In combination with a heavy-duty, large wire diameter, stainless steel pre-loaded spring, the pressure arm always exerts maximum control pressure.
  • The RC8 works just as effectively with all-chain rodes.
  • Huge, through deck hawse pipe throat ensures easy entry of the rope/chain rode into and out of the anchor locker.
  • Full disassembly capability of the top works utilising only the handle provided and an Allen key.
  • Manual override and Free Fall, using the emergency crank/clutch handle provided.
  • Sealed oil bath and marine-grade hard anodised, alloy gearbox provides maximum output via a precision worm and worm wheel.
  • What's included in the box:

  1. Windlass/motor/gearbox
  2. Reversing Heavy Duty Solenoid
  3. Up/Down Panel Control Switch
  4. 135 Amp Circuit Breaker/Isolator


  • Model: RC8-8
  • Maximum Pull/Lift: 600kg
  • Static Hold: 1200kg
  • Chain: Short Link 8mm 5/16”
  • Rope Size: (Nylon)* 14-16mm (3 strand or 8 plait recommended) 9/16-5/8”
  • Chain Speed (Anchor Retrieval): 32m/min, 105ft/min
  • Rope Speed (Anchor Retrieval) :28m/min 92ft/min
  • Power Supply (DC): 24V
  • Motor Power: 1000W
  • Net Weight 16.5kg

Maxwell's Revolutionary New Chainwheel Design



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