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.
The Variloc multi head allows swivel to be locked at 30º positions in relation to sheave. Inverting the plastic locking piece changes to swivel mode. Supplied with screw pin strip shackle.
Single 70mm x 20mm
Max rope diameter 14mm
SWL 1500Kg (3300 lbs)
Break load 2500Kg (5500 lbs)
Max rolling load (ball bearing blocks) 875kg (1929 lbs)
Length mm: 192
Weight g: 364