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.
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The redesigned fork holders for the medium-duty underlift found on the Century® 3212, Vulcan® V-30, and the Chevron™ 1016 provide for even more usage. In this video we answer some questions and demonstrate how these generation 2 fork holders can be used.
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.
In this video, our chief engineer for car carriers, Ron Nespor, demonstrates proper lubrication procedures for car carrier wheel-lifts.
Are you looking for an economical alternative for heavy-duty towing? If so, the second generation DTU™ Gen 2 – (Detachable Towing Unit) is the way to go. The DTU™ Gen 2 by Holmes® lets you take your existing wet line kit on your road tractor and convert it into a tow truck with a 35,000-lb. retracted underlift capacity.