This range of high load cruiser blocks are of a rugged construction featuring high quality injection moulded side plates with all load carrying components from 316 stainless steel. Side plates are through bolted and riveted for added strength and security. This good looking and versatile range is designed for use on larger cruising and racing yachts.
A comprehensive range of camcleat, fiddle and fiddle & camcleat versions are available.
Ball Bearing Block - With Barton's unique super low friction Ball Race System featuring Acetal Sheaves with Delrin ball bearings running on a large diameter centre boss. This allows us to fit more load bearing balls which ensure extremely low friction performance even under higher loads.
Reverse Shackle - Removable shackle can be set in line or at 90º to the sheave.
Specification Metric (Imperial) Sheave Size: Single - Fiddle 54 x 17 mm - 38 or 64 x 17 mm (2 1/8 x 5/8 - 1 1/12 or 2 1/2 x 5/8) Maximum Rope Diameter 12 mm 7/16 Breaking Load 1500 kg 3300 lb Safe Working Load 750 kg 1650 lb Maximum Rolling Load 525 kg - Length 125 mm - Weight 247 g -