Hydraulic Hose Products from Shepherd Hydraulics

Vamac Hose

Vamac hose is predominately used on underground applications and was specifically developed for the London Underground.

VAMAC “low fume & smoke hose” meets the requirements of the London Undergrounds current rolling stock.

We are the main supplier of Vamac Hose Assemblies in the UK.

Aeroquip EPDM Hoses

We are the Master Distributors and only stockholder of Aeroquip EPDM Hoses the outside of the USA. This hydraulic hose is designed for use on aviation ground support equipment. Its key features are:

Requires no skiving on hoses
High pressure performance up to 5,000psi operating pressure
Extensive temperature range -40o f to +175 o f
Specifically develop for use with the following phosphate ester fluids:
Skydrol LD4
Skydrol 500B
Hyjet IVA plus

The benefits of using this Aeroquip hydraulic hose are that it meets most operating system requirements of GsE Ground Support Equipment systems and helps provide longer service life in the typical GSE operating temperature ranges


We are proud to be a member of FESTO’s premier stockist group, a company recognised as a world leader in innovation of industrial and processed automation.

As a FESTO Premier Stockist, we carry an extensive range of FESTO Cylinders, Valves, Tubes & Fittings.

For non-stock items however FESTO offer an unparalleled level of delivery and availability with most items available next day direct from Germany.