The 2 1/2″ ID (2 15/16″ OD) Boat Lift Split Cable Winder to fit a 2 1/2″ ID (2 15/16″ OD) standard boat hoist drive pipe. Features 6061-T6 marine grade aluminum. Holds 14′ of cable per side and up to 5/16″ thick steel cable. Splits for easy installations. Installs where the drive pipe is mounted in the center of a slip or one drive pipe on side mount where a cable is going to four pulleys (center) or two pulleys on one side and straight to sling or cradle off a pipe.
The cable winder have machine grooves that move in opposite directions from the center where the cable starts and helps cable hold its shape while on the pipe, keep it straight, and prolong the life of your cable. Cable winders will increase the outside diameter of the drive pipe. Will reduce the rated lift capacity of your hoist and motor. Fits BH-USA dual pipe supports.