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Old 04-05-2004, 18:30   #1 (permalink)
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Trolley Jack Hydraulic Jack

I'm having trouble sourcing a decent jack after the last one sheared itself and took out parts of a car that would make you cry.

It seems I can only find the Compac brand stuff at $1000+ or the cheap nasty Chinese made stuff (the stuff that caused $1000+ damage).

Looking for a good quality jack that can hopefully fit under a Pursuit and lift it high enough first go. I would have thought a budget of around $400 to $500 would get something reasonable. So, who in Sydney can point me to a place that has a range in stock etc? (Prefer Mascot reachable area - i.e. St Marys etc and similar is a no go).
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Old 04-05-2004, 19:04   #2 (permalink)
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There's an ad in parts peddler for a crowd who do aluminium ones. Sorry I dont have any more info as the mag is at home, I'll try and find it tonight and post an address.
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Old 04-06-2004, 00:15   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Trolley Jack Hydraulic Jack

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I'm having trouble sourcing a decent jack after the last one sheared itself and took out parts of a car that would make you cry.

It seems I can only find the Compac brand stuff at $1000+ or the cheap nasty Chinese made stuff (the stuff that caused $1000+ damage).

Looking for a good quality jack that can hopefully fit under a Pursuit and lift it high enough first go. I would have thought a budget of around $400 to $500 would get something reasonable. So, who in Sydney can point me to a place that has a range in stock etc? (Prefer Mascot reachable area - i.e. St Marys etc and similar is a no go).
AP, you must be setting yourself up for when the Pursuit runs out of warranty !!
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Old 04-06-2004, 05:21   #4 (permalink)
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rema tip top at edgar street bankstown sell all types of good quality jacks.

They are all over the country so maybe there is one closer to you.
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Old 04-06-2004, 06:12   #6 (permalink)
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greetings Pete
just do a search on hydraulic in the white pages & ring the people in your area as most on the hydraulic places that i know of have jack but they dont advertise them

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Old 04-07-2004, 16:39   #7 (permalink)
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I found a good one at Repco of all places. It's an Omega Magic Lift which is 100mm so it fits under a BA/AU without any trouble and lifts 508mm. It's strong as hell too (weighs 40kg)! Around $270-$300. I think it's a G6100S...
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Theres a joint in Perth that sells "Billet" Hi lift jobbies, I bought one @ $380 3 1/2 tonne 4 pumps & shes fully extended
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Old 04-08-2004, 01:34   #9 (permalink)
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I've seen a few on ebay AP, dunno what the quality is like though.
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