The choice for uncompromised ANDERSEN performance in a manual
winch, their Self-Tailing Winches are perfect for the sailor
seeking convenience and reliability. The Standard Self-Tailing
and Full Stainless Self-Tailing Winch incorporate their exclusive
mechanism that automatically accommodates a wide range of different
sheet and halyard sizes allowing each winch to serve numerous
onboard purposes. From raising sails to trimming sheets, these
winches provide the reliable power you need for smooth sailing.
As with all ANDERSEN Winches™, the Standard Self-Tailing
winch features the exclusive stainless steel Power Rib™ drum
for maximum power and extended line life. This unique drum
design uses vertical ribs to firmly grip the line, requiring
turns to achieve the same line-holding grip when compared
with traditional winch drums. The smooth surface is also
corrosion free and far less abrasive to your sheets and halyards
the life of your lines.