Since 1972, the Acco has been designed and built in Australia for Australian conditions. The Acco isable to offer immense versatility and customisation with many features and benefits. The Acco range is able to offer immense versatility and customisation with many features. Industrial leading cab strength, high tensile steel bolt chassis, and a variety of driveline configurations, Gross Vehicle Mass ratings and horsepower ratings, all for a varying applications such as Compactors, Agitators and Distributors.
Manufacturing the Acco in Australia provides the greatest opportunity for flexibility and versatility. With literally hundreds of variants, including wheelbases, axle configurations, horsepower and axle ratios,
The ACCO cab has a long proven history. The 2.2metre, walk-through ACCO cab is wide and spacious, and provides easy engine access. The driver's work is made easy by the standard power steering, cruise control and comprehensive instrumentation, while comfort is assured with air conditioning, power windows and an AM/FM radio withCDplayer. Its multi-purpose abilities enable factory fitted dual controls as required in many waste-collecting applications. Access to the cab isvia two large self-cleaning steps and wide opening door, with grab handles on either side of the doors forsafe and effortless entry and exit, to aid in meeting today’s stringent occupational health and safetyrequirements.
All ACCO Agitator and Compactor models also have a transmission mounted Power Take Off (PTO) fitted to allow for additional components to be powered by the engine. This allows the ACCO to be versatile and adaptable with a large number of bodies that can be fitted for use in a large range of applications. The ACCO offers a wide choice of Meritor rear axles, with ratings ranging from 10.4 tonnes capacity in the 4x2, to 18.1 tonnes in the 6x4 and 8x4. Where circumstances require, the ACCO offers optional driver-controlled differential locks.
Powering the ACCO is the Cummins ISL 8.9litre 6cylinder turbocharged engine, fitted with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology which reduces engine emissions to comply with the current ADR80/03 or Euro5 emissions requirements. With up to 1105lb/ft of torque available, even low in the rev range the ACCO has endless pulling power to haul whatever you're carrying.