Snatch Blocks

Used frequently in offshore applications and often utilised to increase the capacity or divert the direction of a wire rope. Snatch Blocks are essentially a pulley block fitted with a hook, shackle or other specialist top fittings. We proudly distribute Yale, George Taylor and industry-leading brand; Crosby (McKissick) Snatch Blocks and Pulleys.

McKissick Snatch Blocks are an extremely robust design constructed of drop forged swivel hooks or shackles used to suspend a single or double bronze bushing or roller bearing encased in a heavy-duty steel construction secured with a bolt and split pin. All McKissick Crosby Snatch Blocks are fitted with RFID capability and fully fatigue tested. Not only this but they also meet or exceed the requirements of ASME B30.26. Beyond this standard, the blocks also include complete material traceability. -There's every reason to buy McKissick.