Barton Size 5 Plain Bearing Single Block
with Reverse Shackle
This range of high load cruiser blocks are
of rugged construction, featuring high quality injection moulded side
plates with all load-carrying components from 316 grade stainless steel.
Side plates are through-bolted and riveted for added strength and
This good looking and versatile range is
designed for use on large cruising and racing yachts. All are designed
for ease of use with our ball-bearing mainsheet traveller systems.
A comprehensive range of cam cleat, fiddle
and fiddle and cam cleat versions are available.
Barton plain bearing blocks have a precision
moulded acetal sheave running on a large diameter brass bearing,
ensuring free running under the highest of loads.
Sheave size Single 54mm x 17mm (2 1 /8 x
Fiddle 38/64mm x 17mm (1 1 /2 x 2 1/4" x
Max rope diameter: 12mm ( 7 /16")
Safe working load: 750kg (1650 lbs)
Breaking load: 1500kg (3300 lbs)
Max rolling load (ball bearing blocks):
525kg 1157 lbs)