Skip to content

Cleat for the sail

Creation's quality: 5.0/5 (1 vote)
Evaluation of members on the printability, utility, level of detail, etc.

3D model description

RIL 3-8 is a rope blocker for sailing.

Its range of use is on rope from 3 mm to 8 mm

You get 100% performance on 4mm rope.

Printing recommendation:

Use PETG for the pedestal, hat and roulette.

Use a PETG filament with additive carbon Exampel(colorFAB) for printing the cam.

6 months of printing tests were performed on a very large pannel of materials. For a good performance, please follow the printing recommendation.

Recommendation of assembly:

Use a 3mm stainless steel rod

cut one section 33mm and another 18/19 mm

Screw M4

Use a torsion spring with an inner diameter of more than 4mm.

Width of the spring 4 mm

Length of branches 7 mm

3D printing settings


Printing temperature : 230 / 240 °C

Bed : 80 °c

Layout: 0.2

print time for the set : 2H35

It is best to print one piece after another

Print without support

If your printer does not accept without support prints, use the hat model with support built into the stl.

Infil: 40%.

shell (cam): 0.6 /0.8

  • 3D file format: STL
  • Last update: 2020/08/25 at 14:25
  • Publication date: 2018/05/28 at 07:48





Page translated by automatic translation. See the original version.

Collection associated with this 3D model

Best sellers of the category Various

Add a comment

One comment

Would you like to support Cults?

You like Cults and you want to help us continue the adventure independently? Please note that we are a small team of 3 people, therefore it is very simple to support us to maintain the activity and create future developments. Here are 4 solutions accessible to all:

  • ADVERTISING: Disable your AdBlock banner blocker and click on our banner ads.

  • AFFILIATION: Make your purchases online by clicking on our affiliate links here Amazon, Gearbest or Aliexpress.

  • DONATE: If you want, you can make a donation via PayPal here.

  • WORD OF MOUTH: Invite your friends to come, discover the platform and the magnificent 3D files shared by the community!