The cheekplate revolves around the sheave axle allowing the block to open
A safety ball stops the cheekplate from opening, a small becket allows the connection of an hanging line, rubber covers protect the deck from bumps.
Ideal for general spinnaker use, these Snatch Blocks feature a Lewmar snap shackle and soft, synthetic rubber cheeks to handle rough treatment.
Glass-filled nylon cheeks with 316 stainless straps increase working efficiency more than 50% with minimal weight increase.
Chromed bronze snap shackle. Sheave dia: 35mm, sheave width: 17mm, Max rope: 12mm, Breaking load: 500kg, SWL: 250kg, Length 120mm, Weight: 203 g
Chromed bronze snap shackle. Sheave dia: 48mm, sheave width: 20mm, Max rope: 16mm, Breaking load: 900kg, SWL: 450kg, Length 162mm, Weight: 422 g
It can be fastened both with a line or with a shackle which makes this mini snatch block ideal for twingers and in-haulers on small keel boats.
The cheek plates revolve around the sheave axle allowing the block to open. The 44 mm sheave allows for a Max. Line of 10 mm (3/8") and a SWL of 600 kg (1,300 lbs)
The cheek plates revolve around the sheave axle allowing the block to open. The 56mm sheave allows for a Max. Line of 12mm (1/2") and a SWL of 1,000 kg (2,200lbs)
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