Actuant Announces Dividend

  Actuant Announces Dividend

Business Wire

MILWAUKEE -- August 7, 2013

Actuant Corporation (NYSE: ATU) announced today that its Board of Directors
has approved a cash dividend on the Company’s common stock. The Board declared
an annual dividend of $0.04 per common share payable on October 15, 2013 to
shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2013.

About Actuant

Actuant Corporation is a diversified industrial company serving customers from
operations in more than 30 countries. The Actuant businesses are leaders in a
broad array of niche markets including branded hydraulic tools and solutions;
specialized products and services for energy markets and highly engineered
position and motion control systems. The Company was founded in 1910 and is
headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. Actuant trades on the NYSE under
the symbol ATU. For further information on Actuant and its businesses, visit
the Company's website at www.actuant.com.

Contact:

Actuant Corporation
Karen Bauer
Communications & Investor Relations Leader
262-293-1562