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ITALWINCH appoints BAINBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL as USA Distributor_copy_copy

Published: Wednesday, February 4, 2015

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Effective 1st February 2015, Italwinch out of Italy has appointed Bainbridge International Inc as sole Distributor for the USA and its territories.

Italwinch was formed in 2008 as a manufacturer of windlasses and capstans. However its pedigree goes back to 1947 when Orvea windlasses was formed; in 2011 Orvea became part of Italwinch.

They produce a complete range of vertical and horizontal windlasses for vessels from 20 to 180 ft. The vertical windlasses are manufactured in 316 stainless steel. In addition they have range of complimentary warping capstans and accessories.

talwinch windlasses will be displayed for the first time in the USA at the Miami Boat Show in February. Bainbridge International Stand No 4093.

Founded in Boston in 1917, Bainbridge International has manufactured sailcloth for almost 100 years, producing a wide range of fabrics from the highest quality spinnaker cloth of their AIRX line which is used by Grand Prix sailors around the world, to the durable woven polyester fabrics of their Ocean line for coastal cruising sailors. Because of their deep roots and extensive relationships in the marine industry, Bainbridge has also become a distributor of other premium grade products such as Sunbrella fabrics, Yale Cordage, Plastimo safety products and Watt&Sea Hydrogenerators.

Contact: Bob Mills, Director Sales & Marketing Marine Division [email protected]

P: 781-821-2600 E: [email protected]  W:



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