Plain Bearing Blocks
The Allen Plain Bearing budget block range is a suitable rope pulley alternative to the Dynamic Block range where performance and style are less important to the application.
The new Eco Plain Bearing Block is a range of plain bearing blocks using modern design and manufacturing to create a more eco-friendly product. Using 100% recycled plastic and 20% less material than Allen's previous plain bearing range.
Light Plain Bearing Blocks with 316 stainless steel cheeks and either brass or acetal sheaves the range is available with 16, 25 and 38mm diameter sheaves and a number of configurations. They have been designed with cost in mind and provide a great solution to low-movement applications that just need a simple yet attractive block.
Roller Bearing Vs Ball Bearing Vs Plain Bearing
The three most common types of bearings found in a sailing block/ pulley are plain bearings, ball bearings and roller bearings.
New 20mm Ti3 On Block - Allen
The range of soft attachment blocks is growing with the release of the new 20mm Ti3 block.
Allen Nominated for a Dame Award 2019
We are proud to be nominated again for the prestigious DAME awards that will be awarded at the forthcoming Marine Equipment Trade Show (Metstrade) for our 20mm & 30mm plain bearing blocks.
New Plain Bearing Block Range
Allen are pleased to announce a new range of plain bearing blocks, using modern design, materials and state of the art manufacturing to ensure a more eco-friendly product, delivering enhanced performance.