Ausco Mechanical Brakes

Quality where it matters most. The Ausco range of mechanical brakes is trusted across mining, construction, agricultural and utility vehicle markets for high-performance, safe and reliable off-highway braking. The range includes service, park and emergency brakes.

Axiom Hydraulics has been a proud distributor of Ausco braking solutions in southern Africa for over 20 years, and, with our unmatched expertise in integrated hydraulic systems, we can design tailored brake solutions for any application.

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Service Brakes

We supply Ausco’s extensive range of hydraulic and mechanical brake callipers, catering to a wide variety of industrial equipment, from small electric vehicles up to 36-ton scrapers.

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Emergency Brakes

Like the park brake, this is a popular product used across the mining industry. Wet and dry options available to fit nearly any industrial equipment requirement.

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Park Brakes

This brake is used in mining equipment across southern Africa! Application include shuttle vehicles, trailed implements, winches, hoists and most mobile vehicles.

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Need spares for your Ausco brakes? We’ve got you covered! Axiom Hydraulics stocks and supplies complete spares kits for all Ausco brake series.

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LC Brakes

Ausco Wet Brake and Axle Solutions for Land Cruisers and Light Utility Vehicles offers safer, cost-saving solutions.

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Quality from the ground up

For decades, Ausco has been a leader in manufacturing industrial, heavy-duty, multi disk mechanical brakes. Since its innovative and extremely efficient patented design of the ‘Ball Ramp’ brake in 1946, Ausco has becoming a world-renowned engineering specialist for multi disk brake applications.

With the increasingly stringent mining health and safety legislation within South Africa, Ausco mechanical brakes have proven to be a durable solution in the toughest working conditions with extremely safe functionality.


Customer-focused solutions

Ausco’s brake designs solve customer challenges and make it easier for you to deploy the highest level of machinery performance and on-site safety.

Since the early 1900s, Ausco has been a centre of innovative engineering in industrial braking technology, constantly developing new application-driven designs that enable customers to reach higher levels of performance. Over 100 custom brake solutions were designed in the last year alone!

We choose only the best

Axiom Hydraulics has been a proud supporter of Ausco mechanical brake products for over 20 years, giving South Africa’s industries access to higher levels of reliability, safety and performance through this world-leading brand.

We not only supply the complete range of service, park and emergency mechanical brakes, we also support customers with full spares kits for each brake series.

We also support customers with full in-house design, engineering, service and refurbishing facilities for all your needs.


Why OEMs choose Ausco:

      • Ausco has a wider variety of brake products than most other brands
      • Choose from extensive lives of standard Ausco mechanical brakes, or have one customised for you!
      • Ausco products are reliable, innovation, complete development capability and dedication to testing laying the basis for proven solutions
      • Ausco mechanical brakes are competitively priced, and with high service lives, can lower your opex

Contact Axiom Hydraulics today on +27 11 334 3068
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