VC 500

About VC 500
Package Inclusions
Technical Specifications

Designed to suit vessels up to 27m (88ft) the Muir range of capstans provide reliable and heavy duty operation for mooring, warping and anchoring for all recreational and commercial applications. Efficient and quick they can be installed independently or as a complete system with windlasses. Manufactured to the highest quality standard, featuring heavy chrome and gear drive assembly. Accommodating varying deck thicknesses, they are popular for line hauling and fishing purposes. Available in 12 & 24 volt, Hydraulic & AC options.


Side View


    • Deck hugging snag free design
    • Unit can be mounted horizontally
    • Luxury chrome finish over marine grade bronze or 316 Stainless steel on some models
    • Capstan features knurled finish for increased grip
    • Heavy duty dual direction motor in 12 & 24V, AC & Hydraulic
    • Stainless steel shaft
    • Stainless steel mounting bolts
    • Installation/Operation booklet

    Included in the package

    Circuit Breaker & Mounting Pannel

    Deck Switch

    Installation/Operation booklet

      Technical Specifications
      Recommended Vessel Length5-9m
      Recommended Muir Circuit Breaker

      80A (12V)

      Motor (Watts)550Watts
      Amps Workload75A (12V)
      Max Line Speed25m/min
      Compatible Rope Sizes
      Auto Anchor CompatibleNo
      Net Weight DC9Kg
      Manual OperationN/A


    Muir windlasses offer the ultimate in anchoring performance, reliability and style.