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, VIDEO

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, maintenance monday, VIDEO

Rotator Rumble: Anchoring & Winching from The Rear

Posted by Miller Industries on Feb 23, 2018 11:07:00 AM

In this video our own Tom Luciano demonstrates some helpful techniques to maximize your rotator recovery capabilities while winching a heavy load from the rear of your rotator.  

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Topics: Century, miller industries, Vulcan, Wrecker, Rotator, Tow Truck, Recoveries, Winching, knee boom, rear, anchoring, boom, VIDEO

Stay Powered Up for Heavy-Duty Recoveries

Posted by Miller Industries on Jan 16, 2018 10:00:00 AM

This video shows the benefits of the power inverter offered by Miller Industries as an accessory to your heavy-duty wrecker or rotator. 

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Topics: Accessory, Towing, Heavy-Duty, Wrecker, Rotator, Storage, Charging, Power, Electricity, Recoveries, Efficiency, Toolboxes, Cables, PowerTools, VIDEO

There's nothing Hazy about this Purple century 1150 rotator!

Posted by Miller Industries on Jan 9, 2018 4:58:55 PM

The Century 1150 (50-ton) rotator is the most popular unit in our rotator line-up. It's hard to miss this Century 1150 rotator on a Western Star 4900 chassis.

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Topics: Century, Heavy-Duty, 1150, Western-Star, Wrecker, Rotator, Tow Truck

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