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Bill Brewer and Simon Green set world fence battening record.


Easier to move around the farm. Tough enough for years of reliable service.


We invented the hydraulic post driver. Innovation keeps us in front.


Four Kinghitter models to choose from. Get exactly the post driver you need.


Post Drivers

From the affordable Series 1 to the top-of-the-line Series 4, Kinghitter post drivers hit the mark for lifestylers, farmers, ranchers and contractors.




See Kinghitter post drivers in action. Watch videos that demonstrate the benefits of every model in our range.




Use our interactive map to find a Kinghitter dealer near you. Or enquire about becoming a Kinghitter dealer.

Fairbrother Industries

Even Guy does a little speed fencing now and then !

Even Guy does a little speed fencing now and then !

Kinghitter post drivers are designed and manufactured by Fairbrother Industries, a family-owned New Zealand company that’€™s a living example of how Kiwi ingenuity creates products that lead the world. Jim Fairbrother invented the world’s first hydraulic post driver in 1977 and he continues to lead our research and development.

Where it all started…

Fairbrother Industries Limited is a privately owned New Zealand company established in 1977 by the present owner James Fairbrother.

Jim Fairbrother qualified as a tradesman Engineer in the 1960′€s and was employed in various engineering roles including years at sea as a Marine Engineer First Officer.

Pursuing a desire to become self-employed, Jim purchased the business of King Hitter Post Drivers™ Ltd, The main product consisted of a mechanical post rammer, fitted as a detachable implement and operating off the hydraulics of a tractor. Jim, well known for his lateral thinking; immediately identified the shortcomings of the original machine and set to work on the creation of the present day Kinghitter hydraulic postdriver. Jim to date has not found another postdriver with the speed, accuracy and user friendliness of Kinghitter deservedly calls it “€œThe World’€™s Most Serious Postdriver”€

Kinghitter is a superior product in the market place, with its unique patented design it provides more features and options than other post drivers, for the placing of a post into the ground.

The company has a strong commitment to after sales service as it’s our job to ensure every Kinghitter owner is made to feel part of the Fairbrother family.

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  • “A true asset in the field We love the Kinghitter Series 3 side shift and the ease of operating this machine down the narrow rows.This purchase was recommended by other vineyards when looking around for a post driver”...
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