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Drum Winches

Muir’s patented Auto Free Fall, Power Up & Power Down, or Manual Release Free Fall are all available to you in one unit making anchoring easy, fast, and reliable. 

  • ​Mechanical auto & manual release free fall means no troublesome electronics need to be mounted on the drum or in your chain locker.
  • Drum shaft on a serviceable bearing centre for smooth hassle free operation even under full load.
  • Muir-designed HDPE & UV protected heavy duty brake means no over-run of the drum during free fall.
  • All Muir free falling drum winches are supplied with a circuit breaker, reversing solenoid pack, helm control switch and fascia panels, as well as simple tools & hardware for an easy 30 second adjustment from Auto Free Fall; to manual free fall and power up/power down options.
  • Installation instructions and service manual provided, and backed by Muir’s 3 year limited warranty.
  • No electronic components to fail.
  • Larger drum capacity than other free falls on the market.
  • Does not require any more space than a standard drum winch. 


  • Compact anchoring system to suit boats with little or no anchor rode storage.
  • Designed and made in Australia.
  • Drum-316 Stainless Steel.
  • 3 year limited warranty.
  • Inc. reversing solenoid, 100 amp circuit breaker and up/down rocker switch.
  • Fitting instructions included with full electrical wiring diagram.
  • Simple installation.
  • “Tangle free” rope and chain operation.