Snatch Blocks

Used frequently in Offshore applications and 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 fitting.

As premier distributors of high-quality Block and Tackle Pulleys, we are proud to offer you only the best on the market from Yale, George Tayor, and industry-leading brand, Crosby (McKissisk).

Our Range

Crosby (McKissick)

McKissick Snatch Blocks utilise an extremely robust blueprint, 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 that's secured with a bolt and split pin. All Crosby Pulley Blocks are fitted with RFID capabilities and are fully fatigue tested, giving you total peace of mind when it comes to efficiency, performance, and longevity. Not only this, but they also meet/exceed the requirements of ASME B30.26. Beyond this standard, the blocks also include complete material traceability - there's every reason to buy McKissick.


George Taylor

Designed specifically for use in the Oil Industry, our Snatch Blocks from George Taylor come in either Hook or Shackle head variants with safe working loads from 2 Tonnes to 15 Tonnes. Manufactured from lightweight carbon steel, they are of superior quality and the perfect solution for doubling wire lines and diverting direction.



The PB from Yale is of the exacting quality that you've come to expect from the brand. Manufactured in accordance with European Standards EN 13157:2003 and Machinery Directive 98/37/EC. Made from the highest quality cast steel, machined to perfection.