The Allegro Guard Rail Winch is a necessity for workers who need to lower gear into a manhole. With its 300 pound capacity, you can lower most gear down. This winch is not man-rated and not suitable for lowering workers. The system is very lightweight, portable, and can be mounted very easily. The sides are made out of a high density aluminum with a yellow coating to protect it from the elements. The drum the line spins around is 3 inches thick and is made out of thick steel, making the reel in time much less. The center pipe in this system is 1 inch in diameter and 36 inches in length. The Dura-Plex braided rope 1/2 inch x 35 feet. The system is known for its strength and durability. At one end you will find a simple snap hook that can attach to the equipment or wrap back around to attach to itself.
Note: Guard rail winch does not come with Allegro Guard Rail 9401
This guardrail winch is intended for raising and lowering equipment into confined spaces. NOT for use as a personal retrieval device.