Welcome to TOPLICHT!
Equipment for traditional ships and classic yachts,
supplier for boat builders.
We offer more than 15,000 items of equipment for classic boats and yachts. Simply all a tradition-conscious
ship owner expects from a shipchandler: Fittings made
from brass, bronze and galvanized steel, as well
as tar and rope, but also made from modern materials like stainless steel.
We deliver world wide, directly from our Hamburg warehouse:
deck fittings, cleats, winches, portholes, rig fittings, rope and wire,
hand-made blocks, anchors, chains, windlasses, paints, varnishes and
impregnating oils, boat building and rigging tools, brass fittings for the
interior, ship stoves and - heaters, petroleum lamps, ship clocks, navigational
instruments and safety equipment as well as specialized technical and hand
picked maritime literature.
Please, rummage in our extensive stock!
Please visit us at
from 21 to 29 January
Messe Düsseldorf, hall 12 booth A20
From the current Toplicht program
You can browse the complete product listings on the left. Here is an excerpt with some recommended items:
Beloved present not only for sailors, but for all who like genuine
gear and special maritime accessories:
The Toplicht gift voucher.
Printed on real paper (not only a virtual gift code), no expiry
date. May be used in our store or with any...
PORTHOLE candle light DELITE
The graceful tea light holder PORTHOLE from the Danish
designer Peter Seidelin Jessen is simple and
straightforward. The maritime design mimics the style of a
classic porthole. The body is made from solid, cleanly worked
metal, the simple g...
A canvas bag made from brown dirt-repellent BAINBRIDGE sailcloth
with contrasting zig-zag stitching, white sail number and wide
carrying strap. The patch pocket is closed with the help of
a Velcro? fastener. Hight: 50 cm,
diameter: 25 cm,
Storm glass SÖRENSEN with wall fitting
An ideal gift and a fine meteorological instrument: The
DARWIN storm glass from the danish manufacturer SÖRENSEN.
The use of this type of barometer has been known in the
maritimeindustry since ca. 1750.
Charles Darwin, who sailed under...
Red LED hand flare ODEO FLARE MK3
The ODEO flare illuminates with a ring of 21 LEDs for about 5
hours at full all around illumination, while traditional
flares will only shine for about 30 seconds.
Because it uses LEDs instead of pyrotechnics, the Odeo
Flare is completel...
CURREY Yachtman's Kit Plus
YACHTSMAN'S KIT : The original CURREY rigging knife and the forged marlinspike/shackle-opener complement this set of quality tools. All come together in a durable leather belt sheath, which is very useful on the foredeck or in the rig. Avai...
PROFIWISSEN FÜR SEGLER / Tom Cunliffe
Table & bunk lamp DHR
Very beautiful and practical paraffin lamp that can be used as a
table lamp or hung as a fully gimbaled wall lamp. The plate has
a small handle and an invisible wall eye Equipped with a 6"'
glass chimney KOSMOS short , round burner and wick....
Shopping bag / handbag sailcloth
Bag made from stain-resistant, brown BAINBRIDGE sail cloth with
zickzack seams. The handle is from leather sheathed rope. The
bag is closed with the help of a toggle closure. An interior
pocket with its own zipper can hide your "...
HARBOUR LIGHT ELBE 2 with carton shade
ELBE 2, the standard size of the Hamburg HARBOUR LIGHTs is
equipped with the 8''' burner KOSMOS, the corresponding glass
chimney and with a carton shade
made from the carton material "pergazella".
As alternative we offer two differnt des...
Bronze star five-pronged DAVEY DL9526
This 5-pronged star made from bronze is manufactured by
DAVEY in England. Known as "Good Fortune
Star". Solid sand cast bronze, hand polished. Surface:
Bronze polished or chrome plated. Center screw hole.
Die Welt der TRADITIONSSEGLER / Block, Trapp
Cotton dust cover (flame retardant)
Light cotton cloth with flame save impregnation. Weight
200 g/sq.m, colour off-white. Breathable dust cover
for the dry boat shed. The fabric is flame retardant in
accordance with building material class B 1 of DIN 4102; wit...
Duffle bag sailcloth brown - red
This duffel bag is made from brown dirt-repellent
BAINBRIDGE sailcloth with contrasting zig-zag stitching. The
carrying strap is made from soft, hemp coloured
cordage. Hight: 57 cm,
diameter: 25 cm,
contents: approx. 25 litre.
Caulking mallet wood
Hardwood head with iron rings. Ashwood handle with
slightly extended heade. Dimensions:
Head: D = 50 mm, L = 270 mm. Handle length = 400mm.
The hammer should be stored damp or in water, so that the head
doesn't dry out and the iron rings ...
Brass belay pin
Classic brass belaying pin. Functional piece, but also a piece of art for the pin rail of any classic boat: Brass belaying pin, cleanly turned. Polished head . The middle sized pin (190mm) comes from the English firm Davey & Company from Es...
Fender and bathing respectively boarding aid combined in a practical dual use solution for ships with high freeboard. It simplifies a docking manoeuvre, when there is the need to jump off board down to a much lower laying jetty. Made from pla...
Life belt snap hook
Special safety snap hook, for harness tethers and similar uses:
Can be opened with one hand. The rounded edges keep the
hook from catching on ropes. The
extra safety catch means that there is no risk of accidental
opening. The safety le...
Ceiling lamp FISHERMAN BLACK
Heavy ceiling lamp fully made from brass, painted black, inside
reflector is painted white. Robust ornamental lighting for
inside and outside (away from dripping water), for house and
boat. Beautiful light dispersion with the satin-finished
ROBLINE SPUNFLEX rope manilabrown, 110m-spool
An all-purpose rope from SPUNFLEX. Proven for traditional ships and gaff rigs. Made from decay-resistant polypropylene (PP) - filament coatings made from a very high grade UV stabilizer guarantee long life and strength. This fiber is, in c...
FREE 100 inflatable rescue device SECUMAR
The SECUMAR FREE 100 is a great back-up system for local inshore
use as well of course for swimmers, stand-up paddlers or
surfers, the lifejacket being contained in the waist belt,
leaving the upper body completely free.
The SECUMAR FREE...
Classic bilge pump FAABORG
Robust, traditional self-priming piston pump made from hot-dip
galvanized cast steel. An extremely reliable pump, which is capable to
also handle larger impurities.
Because of the direct outlet and the long lever it is possible
to work it al...
Copper navigation lights PB422Cu
Classic navigation lights, body made from pure copper
sheet. Designed and made exclusively for TOPLICHT! BSH
approved (steering wheel), for ships of less than 20 m
length. On board, the copper body can be polished or left to
the natural weath...
Ashwood stand-up swivel block DAVEY
Stand-up block of attractive ash wood. From the series of the British traditional manufacturer DAVEY . Comes complete with stainless steel padeye and spring, and with two different-sized washers for mounting. The maintenance-friendly constru...
3 brass instruments from the SCHATZ MIDI series
Three instruments from the SCHATZ MIDI series: Quartz
clock (article-no. 3462-001 or 3462-002), barometer
(article-no. 3462-000) and comfortmeter (article-no.
Polished and laquered twice brass housings, open with a twisting
Ritchie Globemaster compass w. brass skylight hood
The Ritchie Globemaster is a very popular sailing boat
binnacle compass worldwide. For the classic yacht it is now
available with a traditional skylight hood made from polished
Specifications for the Ritchie Globemaster SK-615-EX ...
Paraffin can from copper
Traditional cerosin can made from copper sheet, welded and
soldered, polished and protectively lacquered. Equipped with
filling handle, nozzle and carrying handle. The screw tops are
made from solid brass, the caps are secured with brass
Central heater MARITIME BOOSTER
The MARITIME BOOSTER thanks to its very small dimensions is one of or the smallest central heaters in its range. Compact means everything is built in, for instance the circulating pump, hot water heat exchanger, valves, pressure and tempera...
Automatic bilge pump DRAINMAN
Bilgepumpe, powered by nature. A clever idea from Sweden: a
plastic pump fitted between a strong polyester strap attached to
mooring lines is worked simply by the power of wind and waves
to pump up to 2500 litres water per day from the bilge ...
Gimbaled gas stove FORCE 10
Luxurious gas stove, developed and manufactured in Canada. The
stoves, made to contemporary design entirely from stainless
steel, show nicely worked and rounded edges. With their
upwards folding burner grate they are easy to clean. The
Elastic safety harness single KONG
Very strong safety line for the work on deck, confirming to
DIN EN ISO 12401 (former 1095). Made from strong yellow webbing, 30mm wide. The webbing has an elastic inlay which shortens the harness to approx. 50 % when it is in passive state. ...
DYNEEMA soft shackle
Using a combination of modern DYNEEMA rope and
old-fashioned rope work ("Fancywork"),
these rope shackles were created to save weight, and are already
used on many raceboats.
But these shackles also offer benefits over metal shackles for...
BENAR glossy wood oil
BENAR-Oil is a successful specialist product for the conservation of woods, for the interior and outside. Originally developed for tropical hard woods, BENAR-Oil stood the test of time for the treatment of all woods on board. BENAR-ÖL means m...
PERAGO scraper disks
The PERAGO disk is a very powerful allround tool for surface
work and paint removal.
The rubber disks may be attached to a standard drill and allow
rust or paint removal, as thoroughly as sandblasting: The
PERAGO disks each have 12 vulcanise...
DAVEYSHINE metall polish
Daveyshine marine metal polish a solution to metal care on
from the makers of fine bronze hardware Davey and Co.
- Cleans and polishes in one product Non-toxic, non-abrasive and
- No acids or ...
EPIRB McMURDO SMARTFIND PLUS G5 - GPS
The G5 SMARTFIND PLUS is a 406 MHz EPIRB designed to
operate with the COSPAS-SARSAT international search and rescue
Once removed from its Carry Safe Manual Bracket the unit can be
activated automatically by immersion in water, or man...