ALL our auto hoists / car lifts now come with a THREE YEAR structural warranty if purchased after July 1 2020 *** (details lower on the page). The car lifts are designed / made to Australian Standards including AS/NZS 1418.9, 2550.9, 1418.1, 1170, 3900, 4100, 3000 and are verified by registered professional engineers in Queensland. EN or other CE documents are not equivalent to these standards.
Thank you for visiting Hood Auto Performance Products! We are a Qld based company (Brisbane) but freight through all of Australia daily so just contact us if you require a freight quote for any of our products.
We specialise in high quality automotive lifts and other various performance products. Feel free to take a look at our products page to see our current range or download our new product catalogue. HAPP is a collaborative company devoted to supplying auto enthusiasts and businesses with quality components at the best possible price with personal service.
Important: EVERY HAPP car lift design is tested in Queensland by Australian Professional engineers against Australian Standards using state of the art technology !!!! The multi coloured pictures on our lift specs are snippets from the engineers report that PROVES that we are doing this. We are the leaders in quality, if you do not see this drawing on your product, it is NOT tested to Australian Standards. Our catalogue shows this picture on EVERY CAR LIFT. BEWARE: Registration with WH&S in states other than Queensland does NOT mean this testing has been done, it merely registers a design.
HAPP is a supplier of Business ready approved products and Australian Standards based designs
HAPP are proud to be supplying our business customers with hoists certified to Australian and New Zealand Standards. These business approved hoists are available in 4 Post, Scissor lifts and 2 Post clear floor / floor plate models. The HAPP 10, 11, 11A, 12, 12A, 25, 27, 30P, 35P, 40, 40P, 45P and 70 have been structurally analysed and verified by Australian professional engineers then registered with Workplace Health & Safety (not just a drawing registered). We have spent $000’s per hoist to have structural and analytical testing on our hoist’s designs and parts. Designs made for the above models have been used in our home user hoists as well. You can buy any of our hoists knowing that they have our professional Australian design behind them.
ALL OUR 2 POST HOISTS GO OUT WITH THE FOLLOWING – 3 YEAR WARRANTY (details below), A SET OF R1 CAR RAMPS FOR LOW PROFILE CARS, 2″ AND 6″ SPACERS SO YOU CAN HAVE ALL THE ADDITIONAL HEIGHT YOU NEED, AND OUR LIFTING HEIGHT MENTIONED ON EACH AD, IS WITH THE PADS WOUND DOWN – WANT MORE HEIGHT, WIND THEM UP AND USE YOUR SPACERS – SIMPLES !!!
DUAL POINT RELEASE DOES NOT MEAN THAT YOU NEED TWO PEOPLE TO LOWER YOUR HOIST. JUST A TRIP TO THE SECOND COLUMN TO RELEASE A TOGGLE AND THEN BACK TO THE MAIN COLUMN TO LOWER THE HOIST. SINGLE POINT RELEASE MEANS YOU ARE DOING IT ALL FROM THE MAIN COLUMN.
CONCRETE DEPTH – YOU NEED >100MM OF GOOD QUALITY REINFORCED CONCRETE TO INSTALL A 4T 2 POST LIFT FOR MOST USERS HOWEVER WE PREFER YOU HAVE > 125MM FOR OUR 4.5T MODES > 125MM FOR MOST USERS AND PREFERABLY >150MM. AS YOU WOULD EXPECT DEEPER IS ALWAYS BETTER.
IF YOU HAVE NOT YET POURED YOUR CONCRETE, CONTACT US PRIOR TO DOING SO PLEASE FOR OPTIONS. IN THIS CASE A 1.5M X 4.5M X 300MM SECTION IS RECOMMENDED TO HAVE THE BEST POSSIBLE SETUP.
We are proud to be able to offer one stop service. We have teamed up with THREE of Brisbane’s most reputable installers with over 20 years experience each, who will not only install your hoist for you at a very fair price, but also take out the hassle of having to pick it up, or paying to have it delivered – please just ask for this to be included on your quote if you want to take the hassle free alternative, provided by a professional 🙂 We recognise that installation is an important aspect for hoist users. We can organise / connect you with installer companies and options servicing areas right across Australia if you aren’t local to us.
Prefer to speak to a person?
We love speaking to our customers and helping you in whatever way we can. Our phones do get flooded, so please leave a message if need be and we will always get back to you –
Maree – 0439 833 497
Gavan – 0439 838 477
Jodie – 0452 114 277
Karen – 0439 833 497
Want to get some HAPP products you need and save a few dollars?? Check out our clearance stock list – lots of end of line products, demo units and products with package damage. Most of these products will be picked up or sent out from our Ormeau location (and primarily on weekends) – cash can be paid on pickup, but the service may not be available every week – but you only need to ask. Click here for clearance Stock
3 Year hoist structural warranty
We keep our prices down by reducing un-necessary overheads focusing on quality and service. In the rare occurrence of warranty problems, we offer a no fuss parts replacement warranty on our products where we provide replacement parts and the customer arranges collection / part replacement. Further warranty details on hoist structure / components and other products are on happ.com.au/warranty
We welcome Dr Nick Emerson to the HAPP team as Senior Design Engineer. Dr Emerson is reviewing our designs against Australian Standards and preparing new designs for upcoming models as well as finalising additions to our existing hoists we have been working on. Nick is well qualified to perform these analyses with a Phd from Sheffield University in England, a world leader in engineering.
Nick has worked in this field for some years, including some work with North Sea engineering firms which enables him to be registered as a professional engineer in Australia.
Happ90 and Happ95
We have now released our new HAPP95 hoist a big brother to the HAPP 90 which is already known as a unique car enthusiast hoist. No floor plate (clear floor) no over head beam, full ratchet safety and a huge lift height of 1750mm with just 2.4m columns. Already a big hit in America we have added the HAPP Australia design improvements to make it even better. Check it out at HAPP 95 Product Page