Press Release Summary:
With rated first layer line pull of 10,000, HDG-350 meets SAE J706 standard and matches line speed - 32 fpm at 15 gpm - of similar-capacity planetary winch. Product is available with blocked clutch and air shift and also incorporates automatic, oil cooled disc brake. Integrated worm gear set is optimized for efficiency, and mid mounted product is available with manual or air-operated free spool and internal air-shift free spool.
Original Press Release:
HDG-350 Heavy Duty Worm Winch
Ramsey Winch, a subsidiary and major brand of Ramsey Industries, a leading manufacturer of Industrial and Consumer Winches for construction, utility, heavy hauling and towing and recovery markets announced the introduction of the "HDG-350 Heavy Duty Worm Gear Winch"
HDG-350 Heavy Duty Worm Winch.
The HDG-350, heavy duty worm gear winch has a rated first layer line pull of 10,000. The winch meets the SAE J706 standard and is manufactured in the Ramsey Winch facility, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. "The important thing being introduced with this winch is that the line speed of this WORM gear design matches the line speed of a similar capacity Planetary Winch. Now the vehicle operator can choose the winch design, either worm or planetary, and achieve the same operating capacity and speed," according to Phil Halt, Marketing Product Manager for Ramsey Winch.
The major features of the Ramsey HDG-350 Worm Gear winch include:
- Rated Line pull 10,000Lbs.; first layer.
- Line Speed (at 15 gpm) 32 fpm first layer (same as same capacity Planetary winch.).
- Available with blocked clutch
- Available with air shift
- Meets SAE J706
- Automatic, oil cooled disc brake
- High efficiency worm gear set
- Mid mounted
- Manual or air operated free spool
- Internal air-shift free spool.
The HDG 350 now provides the robustness of a worm gear with the same line speed of a similar capacity planetary winch design. Another breakthrough innovation from the Experts in Winching.
Founded in 1944, Ramsey Industries is comprised of three wholly owned subsidiaries, (i) Auto Crane; (ii) Eskridge and (iii) Ramsey Winch. Under the Ramsey Winch brand, the company offers a broad range of industrial and consumer winches serving various market segments. Additional information about the company may be found at autcrane.com. www.eskridgeinc.com. and www.ramsey.com.