Designers, builders and sailors of serious racing yachts increasingly look to FLEET-HYDROL for the hydraulic controls that contribute to winning performance, along with ease of use and complete reliability.
The improved design of FLEET-HYDROL vangs provides added confidence in the strength, reliability and ease of control, relative to all alternative designs
Unlike rope systems, the FLEET-HYDROL hydraulic vangs constantly support the boom, eliminating the need for a topping lift. Unlike spring systems, it is also fully adjustable regardless of boom/sail weight
All vangs are fabricated with mirror-polished cylinder-bores and nitrogen-return systems to provide smooth operation and long life.
Designed and manufactured in Australia for Australian conditions, all components are of highest quality marine grade materials.
FLEET-HYDROL has the experience and knowledge to design and fabricate custom systems each customer’s specific vessel.
FLEET-HYDROL is the trading name of Hydraulic Specialists Pty Ltd.
The company was established in 1960 by David Butchart and continues to operate as a successful family business. The mission now, as then, is to provide high quality hand operated hydraulic tools for automotive repair including presses, transmission jacks, hoists, hand pumps, cylinders, air and electric pumps. These tools are used extensively throughout Australia and in many other international markets.
FLEET-HYDROL has manufactured collision repair tools for over 40 years. A combination of this experience and constant feedback from trade professionals are the factors in the excellence of design.
We pride ourselves on high levels of technical expertise, backed by superior quality and a high standard of customer service.