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...Couple of days ago I was descending following a rigid, thinking' "its a wonder some of these fellas don't get brake fade", me being a gear jammer for a decade or so.

I kept seeing water trails on the road behind many trucks ...

Next thing on the rigid I saw a big puff of steam and it all comes together.

They were pumping water onto the drums, cooling em off, hence the water trails ...
Gotta get out more TC. Water cooled brakes are the norm in truck racing, every class uses them. More common at Eastern Creek than South Vietnam...

Be careful following them TC, I can't imagine the water (and a bit of ox dung) would assist in slowing the new sickle down.
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Gotta get out more TC. Water cooled brakes are the norm in truck racing, every class uses them. More common at Eastern Creek than South Vietnam...

Be careful following them TC, I can't imagine the water (and a bit of ox dung) would assist in slowing the new sickle down.


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