hose & fittings

Using AP Hydraulics for Hose and Fittings you will get:

  • Longer hose life.
  • Less downtime.
  • Less oil consumption.
  • Lower maintenance costs.
  • Safer workers on-site.

AP Hydraulics partnered with Ryco as they are accredited to MDG41, the highest safety standard in the world. MDG41 has been adopted in the mining industry and ensures the hydraulic hose and fitting are properly matched and manufactured to highest standard. All staff are professionally trained to be able to carry out repairs to this standard. With the largest range of hydraulic hose and fittings in the East Coast region we ensure minimum downtime for you. Our mobile hose repair vehicles are ready to go 24/7.

Common costs/Injuries associated with hydraulic hose failure.

  1. Downtime.
  2. Machine burnout from oil sprayed on a hot engine.
  3. Major loss of hydraulic oil.
  4. Fluid injection injuries, often resulting in loss of extremities, limbs or at worst, death.
  5. Burns, hydraulic oil operates at up to 100c.
  6. Hose whip injuries. at 1700 feet/second, hydraulic fluid can travel faster than a .22 rifle.


Three simple ways to avoid costs/injuries associated with hydraulic hose failure

  1. NEVER check for an oil leak with your hand or any body part.
  2. Ensure your hydraulic hoses are manufactured by trained and certified technicians.
  3. Only use high quality matched hose and fittings.

Minimise downtime and liability caused by hose failure

Run the MDG41 assessment on your current hydraulic hose and fittings supplier.

See more on MDG41.

RYCO Quality Accreditations


AP Hydraulics goes the extra mile to reduce downtime in NZ primary and secondary industries. Through customer centred, solution driven service we keep things flowing.



Call Us : +64 6 868 7701



10 Innes Street, Gisborne 4010

New Zealand

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