pulley block


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Synonyms for pulley block

a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope

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My rig--made by Lewis Winch--generates 4,000 to 8,000 pounds of pulling force, depending on whether it's rigged for a straight pull or in tandem with the aluminum pulley blocks that fit on the cable.
Wichita Falls, TX, October 07, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Block Division, Inc., the leading manufacturer of superior small pulley blocks, sheaves, and accessories on the market, is pleased to announce that Pacific Advantage Sales & Marketing has been selected to represent the company's product line.
Wichita Falls, TX, August 06, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Block Division, Inc., the leading manufacturer of superior small pulley blocks, sheaves, and accessories on the market, is pleased to announce that WESTREP Enterprises Company has been selected to represent the company's product line.