, the people behind this company are the two Australians Ron Allatt and Stan Lenepveu, who opened a shipyard for wooden boats in 1953. After successful years of expansion, the core business focused on the production of deck fittings of all kinds
. In 1963, the first marine equipment catalog was published, RONSTAN listed 50 products. Business was booming, resulting in RONSTAN opening up new export markets. A milestone in the development of modern deck fittings are the RONSTAN Orbit Blocks
(available in the SVB online shop). Today, the company is one of the world's leading hardware manufacturers. In addition to the headquarters near Melbourne, they have offices in the US (Portsmouth) and Denmark (Vejle).
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Sailing hardware from down under
Orbit blocks from RONSTAN are among the lightest blocks on the market without lacking in strength. They are available in different versions designed to meet all your needs on board. In addition to blocks, RONSTAN also offers various fittings, winch handles and other hardware for sailboats.