FPDA Distributor Application

All applications are reviewed by FPDA’s Membership Committee, which reserves the right to accept or reject any application for any reason.

Company Information:

Company Name:
Company Phone:
Company Fax:
Web Address:
Company Email:
Key Contact Name:
Key Contact Title:
Key Contact Email:
How did you learn about FPDA?
FPDA Member Referral/Sponsor
Number of Employees (Full Time Equivalent):
Products Distributed:
What year did your company begin distributing fluid power products?
Please list the manufacturing companies that you are currently the authorized distributor for:

Distributor Member Eligibility Requirements:

For membership eligibility purposes, a fluid power distributor is: (1) any corporation, partnership or proprietorship operating as an independent distributor, and (2) who has contracts or agreements with manufacturers of fluid power components and systems for representation in a specific territory or area of primary responsibility, and (3) who has agreed to act as a distributor for products manufactured by one or more manufacturers of fluid power components and systems, and (4) maintains an inventory of six or more lines consisting of: (Check all that apply)
Accumulators Man Machine Interface Products (MMI)
AC Drives and Motors Manifolds, Hydraulic
Acme/Ball Screws Marine Controls
Air Compressors, Oilless Molded Rubber Shapes
Air Dryers Motion Controllers
Air Filters Motor Controls (Starters, Disconnects)
Air Filters-Regulators-Lubricators Motors, Air
Air Mufflers Motors, Hydraulic
Automation Equipment Mounting Devices
Back-Up Rings Oil Mist Eliminators
Blowers O-Rings
Board Level Motion Controllers Pilot Devices (Pushbuttons, Selector Switches, etc)
Braided Packing Pneumatic Logic Controls
Brakes Power Units & Test Equip.
Clutches Pressure or Flow Switches
Control Components (Timer, Counter, Relays, etc.) Process Controllers
Couplings Programmable Logic Controls (PLCs)
Cylinders, Hydraulic PTFE Cap Seals
Cylinders, Pneumatic Pumps, Vacuum or Hydraulic
Data Collection Products Pump Drives
DC Drives and Motors Quick Disconnect Couplings
Electric Controls Reservoir Accessories
Electric Linear Actuators Robots
Electronic Controls Robotic End-Effectors
Enclosures Rod Wipers (Excluders)
Encoder/Resolvers Rotary Actuators
Fittings and Connectors Rotary Shaft Seals
Fluids Sealing Devices and Materials
Fluid Logic Devices Seals, Hydraulic & Pneumatic
Gaskets Sensors
Gauges Servovalves & Servosystems
Gearboxes Servo Drives & Motors
Heat Exchangers Shock Absorbers, Industrial
Hose Fittings and Assemblies Stepper Drives & Motors
Hydraulic Drives Terminal Strips
Hydraulic Filters & Separators Tubing
Hydrostatic Transmissions Valves, Hydraulic
Industrial Computers Valves, Pneumatic
Industrial Control & Automation Software Vision Systems
Instruments & Instrumentation Products Wear Rings
Intensifiers Wheel Drive
Interface Devices
Joints, Rotary
Linear Bearings
Linear Transducers
Distributor Membership excludes cooperatives, buying offices and syndicates representing retailers, stock-carrying affiliates, drop shippers, brokers, commission agents, manufacturer’s representatives, sales agents, job lot dealers and second-hand dealers. Also excluded are distributors which are a subsidiary or affiliate of any manufacturer of fluid power components and systems where the sales of that manufacturer's equipment accounts for more than 49% of such distributor’s sales.

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Membership Dues

The dues year runs from January 1 - December 31. Dues and branch service fees are payable with application, and are renewable by January 1. New applicants will pay the prorated share of the annual dues plus full branch and application fee.

2020 Distributor Dues

Membership Category Dues Amount
Application Fee

Branch Service Fee

Branches will receive all mailings and will be listed on the website.
Branch Service Fee is $150 per location
Please total up your number of branch locations
x 150 =
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