Black Bruin

Looking for quality low speed, high torque motors? You’re in the right place! Finnish manufacturer Black Bruin Inc. – formerly Sampo Hydraulics – is one of the world’s leading suppliers of radial piston hydraulic motors and rotators. For over 50 years, the company’s quality motors have been used in a wide range of industries, including agriculture, forestry, construction and mining.

Axiom Hydraulics is the sole distributor of Black Bruin low speed, high torque motors in Southern Africa. With one of the largest stockholdings of radial piston motors in Africa, we can supply ex-stock. We also provide full aftermarket spares kits and offer complete in-house repair services for the full product range.

The Black Bruin low, speed, high torque motors range:

Rotating Case Motors

Featuring a revolutionary design, these motors cater for higher loading capacities, with efficient, reliable wheel transmission functionality.

Shaft Output Motors

Fast becoming one of the most popular motors today, these motors are ideal for applications like drilling and exploration, augers, conveyors, crushers and winches


Rotators for mid-sized to large harvesters. These products enhance harvesting productivity, with high torque, durable bearing designs and case drain lines.


Want to service your motor yourself? We supply complete spares kits for the Black Bruin motor range. Find spares here!

Need more info on Black Bruin products? Send us an enquiry!

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A world-leader in hydraulic motors

Black Bruin has grown to become a global leader in radial piston motors, with a global distribution network covering over 25 countries. The company invests heavily in research and development of their products, continuously looking for comprehensive solutions to suit every customer’s requirements with a promise of only the highest quality manufactured products.

Their range consists of radial piston motors and rotators, capable of continuous working pressures of 300 bar (peak pressure 350 bar), with up to 18 900 cc capacities providing very high torque capabilities. That’s why they are an OEM choice for extreme, heavy-duty applications. With optional braking applications, both park and dynamic, Black Bruin empowers engineers and designers in devising flexible, innovative hydraulic solutions to meet their application.

Black Bruin aftersales support

Axiom stocks and supplies complete spares kits for all Black Bruin motor and rotator products, giving customers all the components they need to ensure they can maintain their motor at its optimum performance levels.

We can also offer our fully equipped, state-of-the-art strip and repair facilities to customers, where we can refurbish your motor to OEM specifications. All units pass through stringent test procedures and requirements before dispatch. Contact Axiom Hydraulic for more info!

Contact Axiom Hydraulics today on +27 11 334 3608 or click here to send us an enquiry.