Designers, builders and sailors of serious racing yachts increasingly look to FLEET-HYDROL for the rig control systems that contribute to winning performance, along with ease of use and complete reliability.
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.
Standard single-speed manual pump models provide ease of use, rapid deployment and may be optioned-up to 2-speed, automatic shift-pumps for high performance boats or for maximum efficiency of rig adjustment.
This automatic system can make a significant difference to racing results in tacking and gybing situations.
All panels are fitted with dual (metric/imperial) gauges up to twice the size of competitor models, for ease of visibility even in extreme conditions.
As an alternative to hand-pump models, all control systems may be interfaced with 12V or 24V hydraulic power pack to provide virtually hands-free operation.
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.