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.
Fitted with Kevlar K cams. Cam arms are totally adjustable by moving the locking clevis pin to reach the appropriate cleating angle. Used in conjunction with the relevant top block, this range of blocks is particularly useful for mainsheet, vang tackles or powerful downhauls.
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)