This Versatile block, developed for ease of use on larger cruising and racing yachts. Ideal for use with Barton Ball bearing mainsheet traveller systems.
This high load cruiser block of rugged construction, including very high quality injection moulded side plates with all load-carrying components of 316 grade stainless steel. Side plates are through-bolted and riveted for added strength and security.
Barton plain blocks have a precision moulded acetal (plastic) sheave running on a large diameter brass bearing, ensuring free running under the highest of loads.
Sheave size: 64mm x 18mm (2 1/2 x 45/64')
Fiddle: 44/72mm x 18mm (1 3/4' / 2 53/64' x 45/64')
Max rope diameter: 12mm (7/16')
SWL: 1000kg (2200lbs)
Break load: 2000Kg (4400 lbs)