North West Marine Distributors
26940 26th Avenue, Aldergrove, B.C. Canada, V4W 4A4

North West Marine Distributors - Muir Vertical Storm VR/VRC 4000

Tel: (604) 607-7901

Muir Windlasses

Product Features

  • Rope chain combination gypsy for rope/chain combination or chain only
  • Rope Chain Management System (RCMS)
  • Quick release integrated swivel chain pipe cover
  • Gypsy with capstan (VRC) or gypsy with low profile clutch top arrangement (VR)
  • Heavy duty marine grade, dual direction motor in 12V DC, 24V
  • 316 Stainless steel
  • Independent gypsy and capstan operation (VRC model)
  • Capstan models feature heavy duty knurled finish for increased grip
  • Quick fit adaptor
  • Stainless steel shaft
  • Cone clutch/brake
  • Stainless steel mounting bolts
  • Shaft seal
  • Lubricating grease nipple
  • Clutch release handle
  • Installation/operation booklet

Muir Vertical Storm VR/VRC 4000

 The Storm Stainless Steel Range from Muir epitomises the latest in anchor windlass technology.

Muir Storm VR/VRC 4000

Designed for vessels up to 25m (85ft), and in low profile and capstan configurations, they offer fast powered retrieval, smooth rope chain combination operation, reduced installation time, style and unbeatable reliability. Manufactured from polished stainless steel components the Storm Windlass will weather the harshest of conditions.

Storm Windlasses represent the pinnacle of reliability and performance and are packed with the features and quality you have come to expect from Muir. Designed on the principals of the award-winning Atlantic series with all its features and more.

The range is backed by a three year warranty and supported by an extensive world-wide sales and service network.


VR/VRC 4000
Vessel length
18-26m (58-83ft)
Motor Wattage
Hydraulic Pressure
200 (2900psi)
Hydraulic Flow
22 litres/min  (5.8 gal/min)
Max load
1818kg (4000 lb)
Work Load
720kg (1584 lb)
Amps Work Load
Max Line Speed
20m/min (66ft/min)
Chain Size
8-10-13mm (5/16" - 3/8" - 1/2")
Rope Size
14-16-19mm (9/16" - 5/8" - 3/4")
Net Weight
DC VR 54kg (119 lb) - DC VRC 58kg (127 lb)
HYD VR 50kg (110 lb) - HYD VRC 55kg (121 lb)
316 Stainless Steel
Standard Equipment
RCMS, Footswitch, Handle
Manual Override System