Trawl Block

Trawl Block

Trawl Block

These blocks usually used in Fishing applications.A snatch block has a side plate sometimes called a cheek plate, that can be opened for easy insertion of cable without having to remove the load or fittings from the end of the wire.The process of inserting a line into a block is called reeving.
A pulley system is used in conjunction with wire rope or other types of rigging ropes, can be opened on one side to quickly and easily insert a wire rope without having to remove the load or change direction of the cable, by looping the rope through the pulley (around the sheave) several times before hooking to the object.
China LG Supply offers snatch blocks to fit various marine projects. They feature steel and wooden styles.