Hand Winch – Worm Gear – Hex Drive – 1,500 lbs



This Dutton-Lainson worm-gear winch is designed for vertical lifting applications. Load holds when cranking is stopped. Hex drive lets you crank winch with power drill or included socket-head handle.


  • Worm-gear winch is designed for standard-duty vertical lifting applications
  • Crank 1 direction to lift, the other direction to lower
    • Load automatically holds when reel stops turning
  • Hex drive lets you use cordless drill with 5/8″ socket or included socket-head handle
  • Laminated, high carbon steel gears are heat treated for longer life
  • Heavy-gauge embossed steel base for extra strength
  • Permanently lubricated bearings on drive shaft are maintenance free
  • Handle drive
  • Powder coated copper bronze finish
  • Made in the USA


  • Capacity: 1,500 lbs
  • Maximum cable length:
    • 3/16″ diameter: 81′
    • 7/32″ diameter: 61′
    • 1/4″ diameter: 43′
  • 5-Year limited warranty
Worm Gear Specifications
Model Winch Description Rated Capacity (1) Drum Hub Diameter Gear Ratio Handle Length Max. Mechanical Advantage Max. Drum Capacity – Cable (2)
DL11011 Reg. Drum 1,500 lb. 1-1/2″ 30:1 240 1/4″ x43′

(1) Capacity is based on direct line pull on the first layer of line on the drum. Capacity is reduced as line builds up on the drum. (2) Drum capacity shown is based on cable size listed. (Cable not included.)


Winches are not to be used as hoists for lifting, supporting or transporting people, or for loads over areas where people can be present.

11011 Dutton-Lainson Worm Gear Hand Winch – Hex Drive – 1,500 lbs – Model WG1500