Farmi JL 61 Skidding Winch


FARMI, a pioneer in winch construction, has a series of three-point mounted winches for demanding applications. The development of the FARMI models is based on 50 years of experience in winch construction. Solid construction guarantees a long working life and comfortable operation.

High drum storage capacity, uniform winding, light-weight, compact design, reliable function and close attachment are the main features of FARMI skidding winches.The FARMI winch is a safe and high-performance tool that can be used practically in most forest applications.

FARMI winches are designed
for winching and skidding of
full trees and cut to length logs.
● Excellent pulling force at all wire
rope lengths
● Automatic overrun drum brake –
easy wire rope extraction
● Long working life time
● Long distance from upper pulley to
drum - for good spooling
● Wide, robust and well shaped butt
plate – stable and secure
● Reliable clutch in all weather
● Electrohydraulic / remote control
available as retrofit
● Easy to maintain
● Safe construction according to CEregulations
Technical Specs: JL61
Line pull, max 13.488 lbs
Drum storage capacity 0 3/8”, 426’
0 7/16”, 328’
0 1/2”, 229’
Line speed 350 rpm: 1.2-2.7 fps
540 rpm: 1.8-4.1 fps
Clutch Friction Disc
Required power, min. 45 kW (60 hp)
Power transmission Power take-off (tractor)
Weight (without wire rope) 1108 lbs
Three point linkage mount. Cat. II
Dist. between upper pulley & drum 40 3/4”
PTO height 27 3/8”
Chain catch / holder stow box yes / yes
Lower pulley / Band brake yes / yes
Safety guard / auto. overrun brake yes / yes
Rope guiding pulley option
Butt plate, width & height 63 x 33 1/4”
EHC / Remote control option / option
Unspooling device option

Distance and angle
between the upper pulley and the drum is very important for consistent and reliable wire rope winding.

The automatic overrun drum brake
guarantees that the wire rope can be easily extracted. In the case of abrupt stops, immediate brake action hinders cable backlash.

Unspooling Device Storage Box HOF 4

Available for FARMI models
60 – 85. Extends life span
of wire rope and helps to
un-spool the wire rope
to trees (as accessory).
is incorporated for carrying
chokers and accessories.
Electrohydraulic operation
using a wired remote with
push-button controls (as
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