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Welcome to our Winches & Hoists page! We offer a wide range of high-quality winches and hoists suitable for both domestic and industrial use. Our selection includes a wide range of manual winches, wire rope and cable hoists, and various accessories and spare parts. Whether you need to lift, pull, or tow heavy loads, we have the perfect solution for you. All our products are made from durable materials and manufactured to the highest standards, ensuring long-lasting and reliable performance. Browse our selection today and find the perfect winch or hoist for your needs.

What is the difference between a winch and a hoist?

A winch is a device used for pulling or hauling heavy objects, typically horizontally. It uses a motor to turn a drum or reel, around which a rope or cable is wound. A hoist, on the other hand, is a device used for lifting and lowering heavy objects vertically. It typically uses a motor and pulley system to raise or lower a load. The main difference between the two is their intended use and the direction of force they apply. While winches are used to pull or drag loads horizontally, hoists are used to lift or lower loads vertically.

What strength winch do I need?

The strength of the winch you need depends on several factors, such as the weight of the load you want to move or pull, the angle of the load, and the type of winch cable you use. It's recommended to choose a winch that can handle at least 1.5 times the weight of the load you want to move or pull. It's also important to consider the winch's line speed, motor power, and braking system when selecting the right strength winch for your needs. It's always best to consult with a professional or refer to the manufacturer's recommendations to ensure that you select the appropriate winch for your specific application.