Upstand Model

Most optimal Alignment, From Block to Winch. Remains Clear of the deck.

The UPSTAND model is specially designed to have the block working either vertically or horizontally for all positions on the deck. Because of the special Upstand VELCRO® it will keep clear of the deck, which prevents damage to the yacht and it is quick and easy to operatie compared to competitive blocks of the same load.

UPSTAND Model have all the advantages. It makes deck layouts more flexible and because of the unique construction, compact design and lightness.

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Optimum flexibility.
Guarantees safe.


< 170t MBL


UPSTAND position.
Tack line Blocks.
Mast base Blocks.

Just the right amount of everything.

The advanced design of the block will keep alignment erros to a minimum, reducing strain on the loop and prolonging the Lifespan which ensures Safety. Microchip implant An identification chip (NFC) will improve the management of all your blocks® This gives all technical details of the past item you need in a matter of seconds. So your memories look better than ever.

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Frequently asked question
How should I select the correct Upstand block, to use for your line diameter?

Example our 18-65-7 UCB. Always the first number; 18 is the maximum Rope / Line size.

What`s in the BOX?

+ Upstand Velcro®.

How to install?

+ Download Installation sheet: Upstand block

How do I identify my Equiplite product?

How does it work, Your Equiplite product has an NFC chip injected in her synthetic and hardware. Use the Mobile devices to read the data of your Equiplite product to the cloud — to the LYnkMe™ app.

+ To read the NFC-Chip follow the following steps.

+ Please find the Read out positions.

+ Please find the Functionalities.

What is the protective cover made of?

The protective cover is made of Dyneema® use of the black in Black Dyneema® is integral to the fiber. It's not only on the surface, but runs all the ways through. The cover extends the life length and ensures the consistent quality and aesthetics of the Equiplite® loop.

Used on?

- Alround Upstand block

- Tack line block

- Mast base block

- Lead block

Is the full Equiplite® range Upstand blocks, certified?

Since 2002, Equiplite® Synthetic Hardware certified and fully tested in breaking load, fatigue and abrasion. CE stamp. Proofloaded @ 50% of Minimum Breaking Load. Certifed ISO-9001:2000 Preload certificate, NEN-EN 1090 CE marking and Declaration of conformity.

What do the abbreviations in Equiplite product names stand for?

UCB = Upstand Block.

Line Ø (mm) = The diameter of the synthetic, Rope / Line.

Throat = That is the distance from the bottom block to the inside loop.

MWL = Maximum Working Load.

MBL = Minimum Breaking Load.