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CMI Aluminum "Mini" Arborist Rigging Block - 1/2" Rope - #RP162

CMI Aluminum "Mini" Arborist Rigging Block - 1/2" Rope - #RP162CMI Aluminum "Mini" Arborist Rigging Block - 1/2" Rope - #RP162CMI Aluminum "Mini" Arborist Rigging Block - 1/2" Rope - #RP162CMI Aluminum "Mini" Arborist Rigging Block - 1/2" Rope - #RP162
SKU: CMI-RP162MPN: RP162GTIN/UPC: 000194051185
  • USUALLY SHIPS: 1 - 2 Days
  • Made in the United States of America!
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Product Description

Brand New and Perfectly Small!
If you're looking for a truly compact arborist block to use with your 1/2" rigging lines, then look no further. The new RP162 from CMI literally fits in the palm of your hand, weighs in at only 1 lbs, yet boasts an incredible 21,900 lbs Breaking Strength. It is currently the smallest and strongest block of its kind on the market. A screw knob on the top of the block ensures a good, positive lock. We know this new block will be a hit, because it checks a lot of the boxes in terms of the features our customers have been asking for!

  • Aluminum sideplates
  • Aluminum sheaves
  • Bushing
  • Stainless axle


2.25" x 4"
Frame Size
Micro / Compact
Rope Size
Arborist Blocks
Breaking Strength (lbs)
Weight (lbs)

Questions & Answers

1 Question & 1 Answer
from Aaronsburg, PA asked:
October 16, 2020
Do you have one that will work with 3/4 inch rope?
1 Answer
We definitely have arborist blocks that work with 3/4" rope, yes, but not mini blocks.  Please visit this link to see what we have available.
Submitted by: WRS on October 19, 2020

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