The oil-cooled wet multiple-disc brake
concept used on the A35 and A40 models was added to the A25G and A30G.
The new Birrana brake is a conventional fully enclosed, oil-immersed, multiple-disc brake
which works on the principle of viscous shear rather than friction.
The 834K's axles feature shaft-mounted, oil-cooled, multiple-disc brakes
. The braking system can be equipped with auxiliary oil coolers for added protection.
All models in the Generation 9 range are fitted with oil-cooled multiple-disc brakes
on each axle and its redesigned cab has reduced interior noise levels and more effective air conditioning.
All models in the Generation 9 range benefit from oil-cooled multiple-disc brakes
on each axle providing extended brake component life, reducing service intervals and operating costs, and improving overall braking performance compared to traditional dry-disc brake systems that are fitted as standard on other leading manufacturers' trucks.
Eskridge designs and manufactures planetary gear drives, auger drives and multiple-disc brakes
for distributors and OEMs.