In this full feature video our own Tom Luciano will demonstrate one way to tow a heavy trailer using the Century® or Vulcan® underlift cross bar, fork risers, king pin tow plate, safety chains, and our engineered tow chains with specially designed frame hooks.
Topics: miller industries, Century, Vulcan, 9055XL, 7035, 5130, 5230, V-70, V-100, Heavy-Duty, Tow Truck, Recovery, Underlift, crossbar, king pin, Trailer, Trailer Towing, 5th Wheel Attachment, fork risers, fork holder, frame chains, tow chains, VIDEO
Proper fork holder usage is critical during heavy-duty towing operations. In this video our own John L. Hawkins discusses some of the common misconceptions when using fork holders, and demonstrates the way our fork holders were designed to be used.
One of the most important preparations a tow truck operator can do, is to make sure the wire rope on their recovery winch is tightly wrapped on the winch drum. This process is referred to as "power wrapping". This video discusses the importance of power wrapping the wire rope on your wrecker and carrier winches, while also demonstrating one technique that can be used to complete the power wrapping process.
Topics: miller industries, Century, Vulcan, Holmes, Chevron, Light-Duty, Medium-Duty, Heavy-Duty, Rotator, Carrier, Wrecker, Autoloader, Wire Rope, Winch, drag winching, maintenance, maintenance monday, Recovery, repossession, VIDEO
This video demonstrates the benefits of the 3rd winch option available on Vulcan® Heavy-Duty Integrated wreckers from Miller Industries. Not only does this video show you the benefit of having this extra winch, but also how it can help during tough recoveries.
Thanks to our friends over at Ashley Sling, we are able to provide you with this video covering the importance of conducting wire rope inspections on your tow truck. In this short video we talk about the frequency of wire rope inspections, as well as what you should look for when conducting inspections of wire rope.
Topics: miller industries, Century, Vulcan, Chevron, Holmes, Light-Duty, Medium-Duty, Heavy-Duty, Carriers, Rotator, Rotators, Wrecker, Autoloader, Tow Truck, Truck, Winching, Winch, AutoLoaders, Recovery, Recoveries, repo, repossession, Wire Rope, maintenance, Inspection, Cable, maintenance monday, VIDEO
If you need lots of storage for your autoloader, but don't want a tunnel box, because of visibility and manuverability, then the corrosion-proof PolyBody® option from Miller Industries is the way to go.