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Custom Fluid Power and Outsource Institute of Technology Partnership
Custom Fluid Power and Outsource Institute of Technology have partnered to offer a complete..
HCT DVC700 Series Controllers Redesigned
The HCT DVC700 series have been redesigned with added improvements specifically for the fluid po..
Custom Fluidpower CEO Graeme Vennell featured in latest edition of Newcastle Herald
Our CEO Graeme Vennell is featured in the latest edition of the Newcastle Herald. Graeme partic..
How You Can Use Sun's Bluetooth Embedded Amplifier
In the world of every day, on-road driving, Bluetooth technology delivers a safer, more convenie..
Sun Hydraulics Releases Free QuickDesign Circuit Designer
Sun Hydraulics Releases Free QuickDesign Circuit Designer Build your own professional schemati..
Custom Manifolds Department gets 100% in QA Audit
Congratulations to the Manifolds team who received a 100% pass rate in a recent Quality Assurance Au..
Tips for Hydraulic System Maintenance
Hydraulic fluids are the motive medium used in all hydraulic machinery and equipment (http://www..
What Makes a Perfect Counterbalance Valve?
Hydraulic counterbalance valves are modulating valves that hold a pressurized leak-free load bec..
How Custom Fluidpower Helps You to Take Control of Your Maintenance
Whether it’s design (http://www.custom.com.au/system-design) and installation (http://www.cust..
Graeme Vennell our CEO at Vinnies Sleepout
Graeme Vennell the CEO of Custom Fluidpower takes his concern for Newcastle’s homeless ser..
How the Safe Brake has Revolutionized Safety in the Mining Industry
Custom Fluidpower identified a particular area in the mining industry that needed improvement an..
Reducing decompression shock problems in Hydraulic Press Applications
Reducing decompression shock problems in Hydraulic Press Applications Decompression is a ..
Signs Your Hydraulic Pump Needs Replacing
Proactive maintenance and timely correction go a long way in increasing the service life o..
4 Ways to Eliminate Hydraulic Cylinder Failure
To obtain maximum life out of hydraulic cylinders, meticulous preventive maintenance and focused tro..
Good Show at AOG 2016
Custom Fluidpower certainly put on a good show at Australasian Oil and Gas (AOG) Conference and Exhi..
Visit us at AOG Next Month
Custom Fluidpower is excited to be exhibiting at the Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Con..
Integrated Manifolds Make a Big Change on Tyre Handler
Prominent hydraulics magazine, Hydraulics & Pneumatics, published a feature article showcasi..
Custom Fluidpower in the Spotlight
We're in the Spotlight with a hydraulics feature in the latest edition of the Regional Inflight ..
Custom Manifolds Go Green
Custom Manifolds has produced an eye-catching design from our manufacturing facilit..
Media Release on Innovative Product Design gets Published
Custom Fluidpower's latest media release was published by two online publications last week. iV..
Direct Link to the National Safe Work Australia Campaign
Custom Fluidpower is committed to creating safer working environments. We are promoting an E..
New Product Makes Mining Safer
Products that create a safer working environment are wanted by the mining industry. A..
HCT's NEW Single Fan Bank Controller is now available
High Country Tek (HCT) introduces a new rugged and compact single e-Fan Bank Controller (http://..
See Sun's New Bluetooth Embedded Amplifier at NT Resources Week
We are excited to be introducing the new Sun Bluetooth Embedded Amplifier at NT Resources Week t..
Where to go for Atlas Copco?
Custom Fluidpower is proud to be the authorised Australian distributor of Atlas Copco hydraulic ..
Blue Skies at the GEA Charity Golf Day
Custom Fluidpower was proud to be a joint sponsor of the Gladstone Engineering Alliance (GEA) Ch..
Visit us at NT Resources Week Next Month
We are excited about exhibiting at the NT Resources Week on 26th and 27th August 2015, at the Da..
Stocktake 18-19 June 2015
We are conducting a company wide stocktake on Thursday 18 and Friday 19 June 2015. As a result,..
Carrington branch affected by the severe storm.
Custom Fluidpower would like to thank you, our valued customer for your patience during this tim..
Scanwill's New Australian Distributor
Custom Fluidpower is pleased to announce the affiliation of Scanwill Fluid Power ApS as the exclusiv..
Rapid-Torc: New Product Portfolio
Custom Fluidpower is proud to announce the new partnership with Atlas Copco’s Rapid-Torc Hydra..
Custom Fluidpower Emerald
Custom Fluidpower has enjoyed a long and stable history with the Emerald region since 1992 firstly a..
Dynamic Hydraulics Joins Custom Fluidpower Group
Custom Fluidpower, the largest independently owned hydraulic solutions provider in Australia, is..
Custom CEO Sleeps Out
Each year, the St Vincent De Paul Society host the “CEO Sleepout”, which is a unique..
Warehouse Closure for Stock Take
Custom Fluidpower’s warehouses will be closed for stock take from 3pm AEST Thursday 23rd M..
Design Your Own Manifold Assembly
Sun QuickDesign is a free, web-based, automated tool that generates custom integrated package design..
Custom Moes Supporting Men's Health
Custom Fluidpower's very own team of mustache enthusiasts have begun their Movember 2012 campaign. ..
Custom Fluidpower Wins Manufacturing Award
Custom Fluidpower, the largest independently owned hydraulic solutions provider in Australi..
Supporting National Safe Work Australia Week
Custom Fluidpower is proud to support the National Safe Work Australia Week which will be held f..
New Brakes Data Sheets Available
The new range of Custom Safe Brake data sheets are now available for download. Visit www.customsafe..
New Corporate Brochure Available
Custom Fluidpower has released our new corporate brochure detailing our capabilities including examp..
New SAI Journal Released
SAI have released the latest edition of the SAI Journal which focuses on speed. Articles cover p..
Airbag Delivery Delay
This announcement is to inform our customers that we are currently experiencing an unforeseeable..
FluidTech Brand Retiring
As you are aware, FluidTech International Pty Ltd joined Custom Fluidpower Pty Ltd in December 2..
Training Special for July Courses
Custom Fluid Power Training has a great new financial year special on. Book two people into a t..
Sun Hydraulics Price Adjustment
Due to supplier, materials and service provider cost increases, Sun Hydraulics has announced a p..
Stocktake 24 and 25 May
Please be aware that Custom Fluidpower will be in stocktake on the 24th and 25th May. If you requir..
New Port Hedland WA Facility
We would like to advise our customers and suppliers that, in order to better serve our Western A..
Custom Fluidpower Website Goes Mobile
Custom Fluidpower has relaunched our website with a fresh new look in conjunction with a mo..
Custom Fluidpower Opening in Gladstone
Custom Fluidpower, the largest independently owned hydraulic solutions provider in Australia, wi..
New Mackay Facility
Custom Fluidpower has recently upgraded its Mackay Branch’s facilities. The b..
Increase Safety with Online Fluid Power Training
With the impending implementation of nationally harmonised work place health and safety legislat..
New Manifolds Available for High Flow Valves
Sun Hydraulics is pleased to introduce a new range of line mount manifolds with optimi..
Successful AIMEX Show
Custom Fluidpower was pleased to exhibit our range of core products at the rec..
Melbourne Branch Relocates
Custom Fluidpower's Melbourne branch has relocated from Fitzroy to new larger modern facilities ..
Custom Fluid Power Training Promotes Industry Safety
Custom Fluid Power Training has taken the lead in industry and is pushing for the introduction o..
RTO Presents Seminar at AIMEX
Custom Fluidpower's Registered Training Organisation (Custom Fluid Power Training) is presenting a s..
Latest SAI News
SAI, designers and manufacturers of crankshaft design radial piston motors, have released their late..
Book an International Supplier Meeting at AIMEX
Custom Fluidpower will be exhibiting at the Asia-Pacific International Mining Exhibition (AIMEX) fro..
Custom Fluidpower Now Official Oilgear Distributors
Custom Fluidpower is now a distributor of the Oilgear product range, with a focus on their relia..
Custom Absorbs Sun Price Increase
Due to supplier, materials and service provider cost increases, Sun Hydraulics has announced a p..
New Terms and Conditions
We'd like to make our valued customers aware that we now have new Terms and Conditions. To view..
Fluid Power Education Group on Linked In
With increasingly complex fluid power systems contained on equipment and machinery, there is an ..
National Stock Take - June
Custom Fluidpower will be performing a nationwide stock take from the 15th-17th June 2011. Plea..
SAI Announces the Acquisition of Intermot
The Pecorari family, shareholders of SAI S.p.A. Hydraulic Motors, announced that they completed the ..
Custom Karting Team
The Custom Fluidpower Karting Team consists of employees Geoff Porter and Dave Wallis. Dav..
New High Flow Series 4 PLUS Cartridges and Optimised Cavities from SUN
Series 4 PLUS cartridge valves with optimized cavities offer high flow performance - less than ..
Flood Defence with Sai Motors
The latest Sai Journal focuses on infrastructure including applications which r..
RTO Awards First Cert IV in Fluid Power
Custom Fluid Power Training, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and division of Custo..
New Corporate Video
Custom Fluidpower's latest corporate video is now available to view online. Spare 3 minutes of ..
Solenoid Operated Directional Cartridges with Position Indication
Sun offers solenoid operated directional cartridges in a variety of styles and configurations. A..
On behalf of the team at Custom Fluidpower, our sympathies go to all those businesses and individual..
The Team at Custom Fluidpower would like to wish you and your family a happy and safe holiday season..
Holiday Trading Hours
Custom Fluidpower’s branch holiday season trading information is listed below. All branches a..
Custom Fluidpower's Movember team has raised over $4500 this month. Congratulations to all involved..
Introduction to Fluid Power Course Now Available
Increase safety during maintenance and operation of hydraulic or pneumatic equipment by educating yo..
Industrial Braking Open Day in WA
Custom Fluidpower hosted a unique industrial braking open day recently at our Perth fa..
Sun European Machinery Directive
The information available for download is intended to give readers a short, practical summary of..
New Industrial Braking Brochure Out Now
Custom Safe Brakes' new industrial braking solutions brochure is out now. The brochure contains inf..
New Exclusive Australian Distributor of MICO Products
Custom Fluidpower is pleased to announce that it is now the official exclusive Australian distri..
Help Us Support Movember!
Custom Fluidpower is proud to support the fund raising efforts of Movember (http://au.movem..
Notification of National Warehouse Re-Location
Custom Fluidpower will be relocating our national warehouse from Cardiff, NSW to our exciting new fa..
Ten Useful Places on the Sun Website
The Sun Hydraulics website provides a wealth of information, and their Customers and Distributors of..
Enhance Mine Filtration Efficiency
Custom Fluidpower, national hydraulic solutions provider, has assisted Centennial Coal&rsqu..
Power Unit Enhances Truss Moving Control
A truss moving equipment manufacturer approached Custom Fluidpower to assist with alte..
Safe Work Australia Week
Once again, Custom Fluidpower will be involved in Safe Work Australia Week from the 24th-30th of Oct..
Cardiff Branch Relocates To Carrington
As of the 13th of August 2010, Custom Fluidpower's Cardiff NSW branch will relocate to exciting new ..
Electro-Proportional Basics Explained by Sun
Gain a better understanding of the terms used to specify and define Sun Hydraulics' growing..
New Portable Detection Device For Pressure In Hydraulic Hoses
Custom Fluidpower has produced a market first prototype of a hand held non-invasive fluid d..
Sun Cartridge, Bodies & Accessories Price List Now Available
The 2010 Sun Hydraulics Cartridge Valve, Bodies and Accessories price list is available for..
Zero Lost Time Injuries Through Zero Harm Campaign
Through a focus on safety, national fluid power solutions provider Custom Fluidpower has achieved no..
Using Two 2 Position, 3-Way Proportional Valves for 4-Way Meter-in Control
Sun's new proportional throttling valves, models FMDB and FMDA, enable meter-in and meter-o..
New Sai Journal Out Now
The new look Sai Journal is out now containing articles about the new machinery directive, ..
SUN AMR Catalogue Out Now!
Custom Fluidpower's Sun Australian Marketed Range (AMR) Catalogue is available now. It's more t..
Sun Announces Price Adjustment
Sun Hydraulics has announced an upcoming price increase due to increasing costs. Please read Sun's ..
Custom Fluidpower Now on Twitter
Follow us on Twitter for all the latest news and product updates. You can find us on Twitter at htt..
Environmentally Friendly Variable Motors
Sai has released concepts for a new generation of environmentally friendly variable motors, these be..
New Brisbane Branch Manager Appointed
Custom Fluidpower, national fluid power solutions provider, is pleased to announce the appointment o..
New East Coast Job Vacancies
We are currently seeking to fill several positions based on the Australian east coast, including Bri..
New Sun Hydraulics AMR Coming Soon
Custom Fluidpower's Sun Australian Marketed Range (AMR) Catalogue will be released soon. It's m..
Sai motors for machinery attachment applications
The Sai range of radial piston motors are suitable for building machinery attachment applications. ..
Prevent high pressure grease injury
The Grease Pressure Release Gun is a hand-held safety device which is used to detect the presence of..
Solenoid Operated Ventable Relief Packages
Sun’s standard Solenoid Operated Ventable Relief valves help to save energy and ..
Easter Trading Hours
Custom Fluidpower will not be trading on the Easter public holidays of Friday 2nd April or Monday 5t..
Spring Applied Hydraulic Off Park Brake
Using the MICO range of off-road braking systems, Custom Fluidpower designed and fitted a spring app..
Complete Airport Machinery Motorisation
Thanks to the continuous development of its wide range of products, SAI is able to offer complete su..
More Options for Logic Elements with Position Indicating Switch
Sun has expanded the logic elements with a position indicating switch. Logic valves are now..
Management Position Available
The position of Branch Manager for Custom Fluidpower's Banyo (Brisbane) branch is now open for appli..
E-News Competition Winner
Congratulations to the winner of our e-newsletter sign-up competition. The lucky winner of $500 is ..
Towhitch Capstan Winch
The Custom Fluidpower tow hitch mounted rotating capstan system provides a safe and efficient way of..
Changes to Corrosion Resistant Cartridges
We are pleased to announce some changes to Sun's Corrosion Resistant Cartridge products, including: ..
Trade Qualified and Apprentice Employment Opportunities at Brisbane Branch
Custom Fluidpower's Brisbane Branch, based at Banyo, currently has Field Service Technician, Worksho..
Your Chance to Win $500
Simply sign up to our e-newsletter by 30th January 2010 for your chance to win $500! Click here to e..
Christmas Trading Hours
Custom Fluidpower sends you our best wishes for a happy and safe holiday season. Branches will be o..
Custom Now Official Hydac Stockist Distributor
Custom Fluidpower is now your official stockist distributor of HYDAC’s product range consisting ..
Custom Partners with Parker Hannifin
Custom Fluidpower Partners With Parker Hannifin To Become Australia’s First Major National Parker Di..
Latest Sai News
For the latest Sai releases, market and product information, download the Sai Journal - November 200..
Manually-Operated Directional Valves
Manually-operated directional valves are now available from Sun in a wide range of functional variat..
New 40,000Nm SAI Drive
SAI has recently released the TS8 40,000Nm drive available with and without wheel flange, and with a..
Sun Logic Element Cartridges Technical Tips
Individual Technical Tips for Sun products currently found only in Sun catalogues are ..
Increase Cylinder Installation Safety
When a hydraulic cylinder is being installed on a mining machine it is normally necessary to extend ..
CFP is Safe Work Australia Week Partner
National Safe Work Australia Week is held annually in October to focus attention on workpla..
Sun Cartridge Filters
Sun cartridge filters are available in surface type and depth type elements. Surface type elements ..
Current Employment Opportunities
Custom Fluidpower currently has some exciting vacancies available across the country, including a Sa..
Custom Carts Fire Up
Custom Fluidpower's sponsored go carts fired up around the traps this weekend. It was grea..
Sai TV2.5 - New to Market
The Sai TV2.5 is a seven piston, variable displacement hydraulic motor. The seven pistons ..
Latest Sai Express Delivery Offer
Immediate shipping ex-factory now available on a select range of Sai motors for a limited t..
92% On Time Delivery
Custom Fluidpower have recently been congratulated by a customer for our achievement of 92%..
Weatherised Solenoid Valves for Harsh Environments
Sun's full-flow solenoid operated valves (those with round coils) and electro-proportional ..
Custom Fluidpower Now a RTO
Custom Fluidpower is now a Registered Training Organisation. Our fully qualified trainer i..
Sai Express Delivery Special Offer
Immediate shipping ex-factory now available on a select range of Sai motors for a limited t..
Secure Ship Loaders with Storm Brakes
Australia is a country with a large requirement for shipping transport, but also a country ..
Improve Old Mining Machinery
Improve Safety and Efficiency of Old Mining Machinery, Without the Cost of New Equipment ..
Sun Motor Mount Packages
Many users of hydraulic motors prefer to mount control and protection device..
Electro-Hydraulic Stop Control For Winches
The Electronic Winch Stop Kit is designed to offer additional control for safety operation ..
Custom Fluidpower’s Truck Recovery Unit acts as an aid to recovering immobilised vehicles. ..
Quick Turn Around Repairs
Custom's Brisbane branch's modern fully equipped workshop is able to cater to your complete service ..
Custom Centralises Warehouse
In an effort to provide our customers with a more efficient and cost effective product delivery ..
Flow Divider and Flow Divider/Combiner Technical Tips
Individual Technical Tips for Sun products currently found only in Sun catalogues are being revised ..
New Mobile Price List Out Now
Custom Fluidpower's price list for our Australian Mobile Market Range is now available. Please clic..
Brisbane Stock Clearance Sale
Pick up a bargain at Custom Fluidpower Brisbane's pre-stocktake clearance sale on Wednesday 29th Apr..
Save 70% on Cylinder Re Chroming
Custom Fluidpower can now offer in house chroming repairs on large size cylinder rods or large size ..
Quick Hitch Valve only $250
Note: Special now over - 5th Aug 2009 Available now while stocks last, Custom Manifold's Quick ..
Sai Visits Custom Fluidpower
Custom Fluidpower is currently playing host to Sai Italy's Sales Manager, Giovanni Pecorari. Mr Pec..
New Website Released
Custom Fluidpower's new website has been released featuring a new easy to use product and brand sear..
Now Distributing MICO
Custom Fluidpower is pleased to announce that we are now Australian distributors of the MICO product..
Sai Release New Motors to Market
GM05A + F5 + R03C Extremely light with aluminium case hydraulic motor, case peak pressure 20 b..