Maintenance Monday: Power Wrapping Your Recovery Winch

Posted by Miller Industries on Mar 12, 2018 10:03:00 AM

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.

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Topics: Century, miller industries, Winch, Vulcan, Heavy-Duty, Wrecker, Rotator, Holmes, Light-Duty, Chevron, Autoloader, Medium-Duty, repossession, Recovery, maintenance, Wire Rope, maintenance monday, drag winching, Carrier

VULCAN® 3rd Winch Option

Posted by Miller Industries on Mar 9, 2018 10:00:00 AM

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.  

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Topics: miller industries, Towing, Winch, Vulcan, Heavy-Duty, Wrecker, Tow Truck, Power, Recoveries, Efficiency, Trucks, Towlife, V-100, V-70, Integrated, Recovery, Pulling, Winching

Maintenance Monday: Wire Rope Inspection

Posted by Miller Industries on Feb 26, 2018 10:10:00 AM

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.  

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Topics: Century, miller industries, Carriers, Winch, Rotators, Vulcan, Heavy-Duty, Wrecker, Rotator, Tow Truck, Recoveries, Truck, Holmes, Light-Duty, Chevron, Autoloader, repo, Medium-Duty, repossession, Recovery, Winching, maintenance, AutoLoaders, Wire Rope, Inspection, Cable

SlideWinder™ Winch Option

Posted by Miller Industries on Dec 20, 2017 10:05:00 AM

Check out this video demonstration of our SlideWinder winch option.  This option allows for easy winching onto your car carrier when faced with offset pull points found on many late model vehicles.  The SlideWinder winch option is available on select Century, Vulcan, and Chevron car carriers.  

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Topics: Accessory, miller industries, Option, Towing, Car Carriers, Carriers, Rollback, Winch, SlideWinder

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