High Country Tek (HCT)

High Country Tek, usually referred to as HCT, is recognised as North America’s leading independent designer and producer of digital and analogue electronic controller products for the fluid power industry. Electronic controllers from HCT are modular, extremely robust and highly reliable.

HCT, which is also recognised as innovators and market leaders covering general mobile, industrial and marine applications, provides total product encapsulation using its signature method of a flame-resistant potting compound, offering complete electrical integrity.

In 2017 HCT was acquired by Sun Hydraulics, an American-based designer and manufacturer of high-performance screw-in hydraulic cartridge valves, valve bodies and valve accessories, which are distributed in southern Africa by Axiom Hydraulics.

View HCT’s products:

Industrial Controllers

Operating on industrial or mobile command signals, HCT industrial controllers are compatible with valves and pumps from all major OEMs, providing precise and accurate electronic controllability.

Analogue Controllers

Modular and durable, these HCT analogue controllers have single or dual PWM outputs, operate in extended operational temperature ranges of -40 to 85° C and offer various connector options.

e-Fan Controllers

HCT e-Fan controllers form part of their ‘Smart’ PAL e-fan controller series. Leak-free, they are designed for faster than conventional installation and have fewer parts than comparative products.

Plug Top Drivers

Operational temperatures for these plug top drivers are from -20 to 70° C. They are designed so the voltage inputs with the diagnostic LED for local diagnostics. PWM output comes in various options.

Valve Controllers

These controllers have multiple operating modes, an open and closed loop and optimised control with a dual PWM output, and function optimally in temperatures from 0 to 70° C.

Mobile Digital Controllers

HCT mobile digital controllers are compatible with all OEM valves and pumps. They operate on industrial or mobile command signals and are powered by PC USP for set-up. Local diagnostic LEDs are standard.

Hydraulic Generator Controllers

Hydraulic generator controllers from HCT are available in 3 ranges for optimised motor speed control. They are compatible with any kW-rated genset and have a full PID closed loop speed controller.

Hydraulic Fan Drive Controllers

These controllers are EPA-compliant, have single or reversible direction air-flow, are scalable to suit application cooling requirements and designed for use with OEMs, upgrades and re-powers.

LCD Visual Display Interfaces

HCT LCD visual display interfaces have a rich, full-colour graphics interface for easy viewing – even in direct sunlight.
They have a multiple language application and are Tier 4/Euro stage IV ready.

Programmable Control Modules

HCT programmable control modules have a supply voltage range of 9 – 32 VDC and twin CAN SAE J1939 ports for maximum flexibility. They are modular by design and extremely robust.

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Axiom Hydraulics has nearly 60 years’ experience in designing, supplying, repairing and servicing screw-in cartridge valves to suit the hydraulic needs of southern Africa’s mining, marine and agriculture industries.

We utilise state-of-the-art testing and calibration machinery to ensure long-lasting, OEM-specified performance for all product modifications.

Axiom Hydraulics also holds critical hydraulic spare parts to minimise downtime for clients.

Why choose Axiom Hydraulics?

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  • Large stockholding guarantees stock availability
  • Shorter turnaround times
  • Training on hydraulic products and systems
  • Components refurbishing to OEM standards.
  • Our sales and service branch in Johannesburg helps southern
  • Africa’s hydraulic businesses achieve new levels of performance, efficiency and reliability.