Sun Hydraulics Corporation Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend

SARASOTA, FLA, December 20, 2000 - Sun Hydraulics Corporation (NASDAQ: SNHY) has announced a $0.04 per share dividend on its common stock. The dividend is payable on January 15, 2001, to shareholders of record as of December 31, 2000.

Sun Hydraulics Corporation, with manufacturing and distribution facilities in Sarasota and Manatee County, Florida, Coventry, England, Erkelenz, Germany and Inchon, Korea, is a leading designer and manufacturer of high performance screw-in hydraulic cartridge valves and manifolds for worldwide industrial and mobile markets.