Sun Hydraulics Declares 3rd Quarter 02 Dividend

SARASOTA, FLA, September 30, 2002 – Sun Hydraulics Corporation (NASDAQ: SNHY) has announced a $0.04 per share dividend on its common stock. The dividend is payable on October 15, 2002, to shareholders of record as of September 30, 2002.

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