Schaefer 2 Series Fiddle Blocks
2 Series Schaefer Fiddle Blocks are perfect for vangs, outhauls, backstays, cunninghams and other control sailboat blocks on a wide variety of boats. Cheeks are constructed of tumbled and polished stainless steel for maximum resistance to corrosion and cracking common to other plastic designs. Sheaves are made of tough, high impact Delrin, and turn on polished, stainless steel spacers that prevent the cheeks from binding the sheave even under heavy load. Can be used for a 4:1 purchase.
Schaefer 3 Series Fiddle Blocks
3 Series Fiddle Blocks from Schaefer offer strong, high quality metal construction built to take the punishment associated with running rigging mounted on the deck or spars of a sailboat. Excellent for use on small cruisers, daysailors and high performance racing dinghies. 3 Series Schaefer Blocks use brilliant Stainless Steel or Tough, Hardcoat Anodized Aluminum cheeks with UV protected Delrin sheaves to withstand the elements and potential mishaps far longer than other brands with standard plastic cheeks and sheaves.
Schaefer 5 Series Fiddle Blocks
5 Series Schaefer Fiddle Blocks offer small to medium sized cruising and racing yachts and extremely high strength/weight ratio resulting in a highly refined and reliable sailboat block. Their strength and styling has also made them popular for medium use on bigger yachts teaming up with Schaefer's larger Series Blocks. Schaefer's versatile Universal Head design has a three way built in locking feature and accepts "universal" adapters for custom mounting. Schaefer offers you the choice of brilliant Stainless Steel or Hardcoat Anodized Aluminum cheeks with UV protected Delrin™ or Delrin™Ball Bearing sheaves. 5 Series Blocks provide you with extreme durability, versatility, strong, smooth and reliable, they offer small to medium sized cruising and racing yachts an ideal solution for mainsheet and boom vang systems.
Schaefer 7 Series Fiddle Blocks
7 Series Schaefer Fiddle Blocks are constructed with a large diameter single sheave and dual in-line sheaves with the ability to spread oversized line over a greater surface. This high load design offers the ability to withstand the shock loads associated with Mainsheet and Boom Vang Systems. This powerful configuration prevents sailboat sheets from crossing and chafing and distributes load to three axles instead of the two seen in other block designs. Delrin™ or Delrin™ Ball Bearing sheave design are offered with either high luster Stainless Steel or Hardcoat Anodized Aluminum cheeks. All of the 7 Series Schaefer Fiddle Blocks work with Schaefer's Universal Adapters. Spread the load and get control of your main. Cheeks are constructed of tumbled and polished Stainless Steel or Hardcoat Anodized Aluminum for maximum corrosion resistance and strength. Sheaves are made of high impact Delrin™ or Delrin™ running on Delrin™ Ball Bearings.
Schaefer 8 Series Fiddle Blocks
8 Series Stainless Steel Schaefer Fiddle Blocks add strength and brilliance to your deck. Featuring Delrin™ sheaves, forged stainless steel "D" shackles, bolted construction for strength and Stainless Steel cheeks polished to a high luster add beauty and confidence to your boat. All 8 series sailboat blocks from Schaefer feature high-strength, low-friction Nomen™/Teflon™ bearing for smooth operation under the toughest of conditions. Cheeks are constucted of tumbled and polished Stainless Steel or Hardcoat Anodized Aluminum. Sheaves are made of Injection molded Delrin™ with Nomex™/Teflon™ bearings or Aluminum utilizing Delrin™ Ball Bearings and their Nomex™/Teflon™ bearing.
Schaefer 10 Series Fiddle Blocks
10 Series Schaefer Fiddle Blocks feature Stainless Steel cheeks, forged "D" Shackles, Universal Head swivels, Stainless Steel straps for exceptional strength and your choice of either Lexan or our High Performance "UC" sheaves/ Lexan sheaves use this bearing as well as a self-contained circuit of Delrin™ ball bearings for a very smooth and strong sailboat block. Available in a variety of styles to solve any lead issues you may have. Cheeks are constructed of tumbled and polished Stainless Steel or Hardcoat Anodized Aluminum. Sheaves are made of Lexas® with Nomex&trade/Teflon™bearings or Aluminum utilizing Delrin™ Ball Bearings and our Nomex™/Teflon™ bearing.
Schaefer 12 Series Fiddle Blocks
12 Series Schaefer Blocks contain powerful 4" diameter sheaves to handle the loads generated by large "offshore" yachts. Highly polished Stainless Steel cheeks are reinforced with Stainless Steel V-Straps for strength and durability under load. Precision machined Aluminum sheaves are scored for line or wire and feature our self-contained Universal Circuit package with the Nomex™/Teflon™ composite bearing and twin bearing races for maximum thrust load capacity. Powerful, oversized sheaves and Schaefer's distinctive qualities ensure that your get the lasting quality you need.