WirePilot 3T Winch & Disc Brake (Fail Safe) Skid
WirePilot 3T Winch & Disc Brake (Fail Safe) Skid

Code: WPS-1B-3.0T-K
Brand: WirePilot
Product Details
Drum Stand, 3.0T WLL, 1.3mD x 975mmW Drum, 400kg Brake, 18kW Hyd Diesel Power Pack, Olitek

Hydraulic WirePilot 3T Winch & Disc Brake (Fail Safe) Skid

The WPS-1-3.0T-K is a single drum cable drum Winch and Brake stand employed for the reconductoring or new conductoring of overhead and underground cable by either hydraulic winching, hydrostatic braking or friction braking of 1 conductor under tension from a cable drum.


  • Capable of a winching force of 1500kg @ 1300mm Diameter @ 10rpm and lighter cable tensions up to 75rpm
  • Drum may be operated to high torque low speed or low torque high speed via a high / low range switch
  • Winch drive can also be operated as a braking unit via a toggle switch enabling 1500kg @ 1m braking force up to 60rpm
  • Drum frame is also fitted with a friction braking system capable of applying a cable resistance tension of 400kg at 975mm drum diameter and can be used when the power pack is not connected or running
  • Braking system is fail safe and must be activated to release the brake
  • The winching and braking force can be controlled by the operator from zero to full tension
  • Drum skid and power pack capable of being mounted to a container sized flat bed truck or trailer
  • Foot print physical size is a maximum of: 1600mm Long x 1600mm Wide x 1650mm High with a 1300mm diameter drum installed
  • Main structural components are hot dip galvanised, all other components are powder coated
  • Operator has full control of winching and braking operations from the manual controls with the option of an electrical corded controller
  • Operator has control to operate via hydraulic hand pump to brake the drum when the power pack is not running
  • Formal risk assessment training according to AS 31000 - 2009

Drum Winch and Brakes can be customised to your requirements


1. The ability to adjust the brake force required
2. The ability to allow the Drum to free-wheel
3. The ability to control the pump manually/hydraulically
4. Automatic Fail-safe Braking

Full control of winching and braking operations from manual controls with option of electrical corded controller

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