The motorized winch handle has arrived! WINCHRITE ABT was developed for effortless operation of both sheet and halyard winches and is especially popular among smaller crews.
The battery-poweredelectriccrankis placedasa hand crankonthe winchandcranksup to 110rpm(110Nm of torque). It weighs3 kg,and is compatible with all standardwinches.It comes witha charger(12/230V)andtransport bag for you to carry on board.
Conclusion:The WINCHRITEelectric crank is very efficient and easy to use.Its purchase price also makes it a 'Must Have' on board.However, it is important to note that you should always bring enough manual winch handles with you on board as well.