The Rifton Supine Stander

rifton supine stander

The Rifton Supine Stander allows the user to be at the same level as their peers. 

Supine standing offers head support and limited weight-bearing.


  • Height adjustable.
  • Angle adjustable from 0- 85 degrees.
  • Top of stander folds away for patients who need practice in head control.
  • Head support and headblocks.
  • Padding.
  • Adjustable footboard allows child to be raised to a height which is comfortable for the caregiver.
  • Adjustable armrests can be moved higher or lower and tilted at different angles to improve upper body control.  They fold down when not in use.
  • Chest, hip, and leg straps.
  • Side support blocks can be moved out of the way for ease of transfer.  They also can be moved up and down, in and out, or turned according to the user’s needs.
  • The bottom of the frame has an “S” curve allowing ample foot space for the caregiver and close proximity of transfers.
  • Double-locking wheels prevent stander from moving or turning during transfers.
  • Available Sizes:
    • small- for children 30”-50” tall
    • large- for children 46”-72” tall (formerly called the TranStander)

Key User Dimension: User Height

Key user dimension - Height

Select the appropriate Supine Board by the user's overall height. Choose the model that allows for growth.




User Height (Inches)



Important: User's weight must not exceed the maximum working load.

  small supine stander e420 large supine stander e430

Stander dimensions (inches)

Small (E420)

Large (E430)

Base length and width

37½ x 27

46½ x 29½

Distance between lateral supports

7 - 13

9 - 16

Height when horizontal


21 - 30

Height when vertical



Board length and width

51 x 16½

71 x 19

Max. working load (lbs)



Tray dimensions

15 x 26

15 x 26


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