UpShot Tactical Knee Brace (Military)

USD $4,299.00USD $3,800.00

SKU: U1B Category:
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We want your bionic knee brace to work for you, and we’ll go to great lengths to make sure it does. If you wear your brace for a few days and you find it uncomfortable or it doesn’t work the way you hoped, please let us know. We’ll get in touch right away to get a better understanding of the problem — and then we’ll try to fix it. In the end, if you’re not satisfied with your bionic knee brace, you can return it for a full refund within 30 days of your purchase.

Product Description

Introducing the Upshot™ Knee Brace, a ruggedized bionic knee brace intended to help prevent injury to healthy knees undergoing larger than normal joint stresses. UpShot™ was designed for the military and features reinforced carbon fibre brace arms to help protect the knees from extreme impact. It also integrates a knee pad for additional protection. The Upshot is great for active military personnel who need to regularly lift heavy loads and navigate rugged terrain.

For more information, please download our Specification sheet (PDF).

Features Product Description
Fully customizable force-output (assist) Carbon fibre shell
Can lift up to 40 pounds of body weight Powered, bionic hinge
Powerful assist for lifting heavy weight 5 off-the-shelf sizes
Reduces joint compression Maximum Height: 18 inches
One-year limited warranty on shell and hinge Weight: 1300 grams

Below are some of the most common uses of UpShot™.

Injury Prevention
Injury Recovery

We are dedicated to product quality and want your brace to last a long time. We use only the highest quality materials in UpShot™. Product components are listed below.

Product Components
Brace Shell Carbon Fibre
Hinge & Quick Disconnects Aluminum
Springs Stainless Steel
Bearings Bronze
Padding & Cord Polyethylene
Straps Polyester
Clips Nylon

UpShot™ is offered in 5 off the shelf sizes. Our innovative strapping systems ensure the brace will stay locked in place on your leg by dynamically changing shape to match your leg as you move.

To determine your appropriate size, circumference measurements should be taken 8″ above knee centre, at knee centre, and 8″ below knee centre.

Size Thigh Knee Center Calf
Small 15″-18″ 10.5″-13.5″ 8.25″-10.75″
Medium Small 17.75″-20.75″ 14″-17″ 10.75″-13.75″
Medium Large 17.75″-20.75″ 14″-17″ 13″-15.5″
Large 20.5″-23.5″ 14.5″-17.5″ 13.5″-16″
Extra Large 23.5″-25.5″ 17.5″-19″ 16″-17.5″

With a prescription in hand, most insurance providers will provide coverage for UpShot™.

All insurance plans are a bit different and typically vary by region and plan type.You should always follow up directly with your insurance provider for details specific to your plan.

Note that some insurers (in particular in the United States) require a reimbursement code to provide coverage. In the United States, your doctor will prescribe an appropriate HCPCS reimbursement code.

We’re confident that our craftsmanship will stand up to every day use and offer a one-year warranty on the brace shell and hinge. View the details of our warranty.