capstan winch & ute combo

Ute Specifications


Uptrack is a one stop shop that can offer comprehensive solutions to all your cable management needs. We specialize in providing a wide range of cable winches in Australia for hire. We not only offer cable winches for hire but our professionals also offer the support needed for effective storage, transportation and installation of cables. We take pride in the fact that we provide outstanding services efficiently to our clients.

The life expectancy and performance of a wire is primarily dependent on the way it is handled. Twisting and bending of cables, improper installation of the cable on to a winch can be the starting point to a world of problems. The shipping reel that the cable is attached to plays a major role in averting future problems. Shipping reels are specially designed to handle high cable tensions. It is important that the shipping reel should always stay on the low side of the traction winch while it is being installed. As the winch becomes the main support load to the cable the contractors may consider a cable winch hire. The operators should have the expertise to load the cable onto the winch for averting problems in installation. Up track provides the support needed to the contractors or operators by providing specialized equipment like cable winches for hire in a reliable and cost effective way so that they do not have to deal with the hassle of buying these tools.

If you are interested in cable installation then you may need a Capstan winch and crane mounted on a UTE. This combination can be controlled by a single operator. It is fully risk assessed and the instructions of the use are included along with the equipment.

The capstan winch has a means to support variable tilt from horizontal to vertical. The adjustable tilt ram mounting allows for the 45 degree reverse tilt for arial hauling. The heavy duty piston pump with flow and pressure control valving and the sturdy aluminium capstan wheels are the other features of the winch. A remote control foot treadle or a dash mounted joy stick are provided for the forward or reverse capstan rotation. The capstan drive is provided with a heavy duty planetary gearbox and radial piston motor along with a fourteen horse power diesel engine. The winch is also provided with a removable operator guarding. A line pull of upto 10 KN is possible via optional 600 mm Capstan.

A Toyota landcruiser workmate is provided as a part of this combo. The UTE specifications include the steel bull bar, manual transmission, air conditioning and a heavy duty steel drop side table along with a Kevrek 1000S crane.

Contact our friendly staff by calling 0437 730 872 or fill in the enquiry form available on our website to know how to get specialized equipment like Cable winches for hire in Australia. Lack of knowledge regarding the cable handling can lead to a lot of potential problems. Our staff members are competent to address your issues regarding installation, storage and transport of cables.

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