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"DR Winch" - Double Rope Winch Boxcar Opener
QUICK DESCRIPTION: The "DR Winch" Double Rope Winch boxcar door opener is one of our most recent products featuring two 9,500 pound winches to open even the toughest boxcar doors.

Approximate Lead Time: 3 - 4 weeks
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DR Winch - Double Rope Winch Boxcar Opener
Figure 1. "DR Winch" - Double Rope Winch Boxcar Opener

The "DR Winch" - Double Rope Winch Boxcar Opener uses 2 group 24 batteries with 500 cca (cold cranking amps) each that are used in parallel in a 12-volt system. This is a deep cycle marine battery. A gel type battery can be used upon request. You can replace these at any auto parts store.

The Double Winch comes with a 12-volt charger that couples to the unit with a standard connector. The recharge from dead takes about 4 hours. As with all smart chargers, this one will drop to a trickle and go into a maintenance mode when left on for extended periods.
Standard Features and Size Specifications:
  • Dual Winch & Synthetic Rope
  • No Need for Anchor Chains
  • Unit Weighs 655 Lbs.
  • Comes With Double Hook & Snatch Block
  • Mounts to Forklift (not a pallet jack)
  • Maximum Operating Height: 24 inches off floor

Key Safety Features
When Safety Matters...Choose a Door Demon Safe, Single-person Operation
Helps Prevent Employee Injuries
Powder-coated "Safety Yellow" for Increased Visibility
Drive Controls Return to Neutral/Stop Upon Release
Stable Platform Allows for Predictable Performance
Synthetic Rope Offers Protection from Backlash
Battery Power Disconnect
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The Arnold Company is the number one Railcar Gate Door Opener manufacturer in the United States. As home of the Door Demon® line of railcar hopper gate door openers, we specialize in making custom designed railcar door openers to meet the specific needs of your working environment! We also carry a full line of Railcar and Industrial Vibrators.

We take pride in our product selection, product quality, and personalized customer service! We offer our customers affordable, practical solutions to their railcar door opener needs, and we stand behind our products!

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