Skip to content Skip to navigation menu
Live Chat

2 1/4" Upright Lead Block


Add to My List
In stock online.
Model # 219576 | Mfg # 206

The original Harken block

Harken's 2 1/4" Upright Lead Block is used  for main and jib sheets on course racing keelboats, scows and dinghies with large mains. Often used for spinnaker halyards and sheets on small offshore boats. 57mm sheave. Delrin ball bearings. 7/16" line diameter. Cheek is made from plastic and stainless steel. Requires #8 fasteners (sold separately). 5.5oz.

2 1/4" Upright Lead Block

Becket No Becket
Diameter 7/16 Inch
Direction Any
Integral Cleat No Integral Cleat
Mount Type Mechanical Fasteners
Ratchet Non Ratcheting
Safe Working Load 500 Pounds
Sheave Diameter 57 mm
Type Single Upright

West Advisor

The West Advisor articles have answered boaters' questions and provided solutions to boating problems for more than 20 years. West Marine has compiled one of the Web's most comprehensive collections of technical boating information articles.


by PowerReviews
Harken2.25" Classic Blocks

(based on 2 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars



  • 4 Stars



  • 3 Stars



  • 2 Stars



  • 1 Stars



Reviewed by 2 customers

Displaying reviews 1-2

Back to top


Good basic block

By Mikef

from Redwood city

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Verified Buyer


  • Attractive Design


  • Difficult To Install

Best Uses

  • Sailing

Comments about 2 1/4 Classic Blocks:

Split ring is harder to install than other shackles but a good lightweight block for control lines

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)



By Tim

from Saint Louis, MO

About Me Advanced

Verified Buyer


  • Quality Construction


    Best Uses

    • Large Boats
    • Sailing

    Comments about 2.25" Classic Blocks:

    Nice, typical Harken quality.

    Displaying reviews 1-2

    Back to top