Payout winch G7 Discontinued

Payout winch G7 – DHV certified DHV 05-0034-16 towing system

  • Paraglider towing
  • Hang glider towing
  • Commercial tandem operation
  • 360° rotating tower
  • Automatic collected line stop
  • Collecting line while driving
  • Emergency line guillotine
  • Internal cooling fan for superior brake drum cooling
  • Multiple mounting options: boat, car, tow hitch
  • Fast turn around ~6-20 times per hour. 150m – 1000m altitude
  • Remote tension and line rewind control (6m cable)
  • Smooth feel while on the tow. Same as hydraulic systems.

Train new pilots

Winching is a faster way to train new pilots.  Sensible tension adjustment makes pilots and instructors feel confident about the training process. 800m field enables towing  every 4min. No time required to change towing direction in case wind direction shifts. (compared to static winches)

Open SIV spot

  • Towing up to 1000m+ altitude.
  •  5 pilots in 2 days, up to 100 flights, or 10 flights for each pilot.
  • Fast vehicle preparation. Use same winch for multiple vehicles.

No special vehicle requirements

  • G7 tow hitch mounting option
  • Winch preparation less than 30mins
  • Powered by same 12V car battery

Commercial operation

  • 8-10 tandem flights per hour
  • Sea operation from crowded beaches
  • Taking off and landing from the same location

Hang glider towing

  • Boat operation
  • Car tow operation
  • Tandem operation

Winch specifications

Dimensions while packed 55x46x32 cm
Dimensions prepared to work 106x46x32 cm
Weight 56 kg
Mounting type Flat surface or tow hitch (BS ISO 1103:2007) using mounting bracket
Max. towing power 150 kg
Rewind motor power 0.9 KW
Rewind speed ~800 m/min.
Collected line detection Yes
Remote control cable length 5 m
Power cable length 6 m
Tow line capacity (Dyneema 2,6 mm) ≦1800 m (2.6 mm)
Recommended battery capacity >≧55 Ah
Instant line cut system – guillotine Yes
Max towing altitude ~2000 tows
Max towing altitude 1000m
Operating temperature -20 to +35C

High finish quality