Nylacast Winch Spooling Shells

Nylacast have the ability to manufacture a number of solutions to aid and increase the performance of lifting operations. From wear pads, sheaves and pulleys to Winch Spooling Shells, proven in industry to also increase safety and significantly enhance efficiency through extending the life of mating ropes when in operation.

Furthermore these solutions also eliminate the need for regular maintenance and lubrication. These safety critical components help to protect high investment rope by maximising life span and eliminating knifing in, jerking and snagging when spooling. Nylacast components and Winch & Spooling Shells are also available in ATEX approved materials.

Nylacast winch spooling shells are custom manufactured for new systems, or for retro fitting to existing systems.  Nylacasts engineering team can design the winch spooling shell to suit existing winch drum and rope specifications.

  • Low mass /  High strength
  • Perfect for Subsea – Ideal for TMS
  • Less inertia on high speed winches
  • Not subject to corrosion & requires no painting or preservation
  • Leads to excellent spooling in critical cable conditions
  • Protection of high investment rope & wire
  • Elimination of Knifing in, jerking, snagging
  • Elimination of maintenance & lubrication
  • Custom sizes: has been supplied in 6mm – 66mm cable diameter, drum sizes greater than 1400mm OD and longer than 3m
  • Easy installation, weighing typically 1/7th the weight of a steel grooved shell
  • Environmentally stable materials
  • Retro fitting available with shells designed to suit existing drum and rope specification
  • Construction equipment
  • Crane equipment
  • Oil & Gas
  • Maritime
  • LARS (Launch & Recovery Systems)
  • Quarrying & Mining

For further information on Winch Spooling Shells,

Please contact us on +44 116 276 8558 or engineer@nylacast.com

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