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  2. BlackAutoload

    What are you using for toolbox lighting??

    I currently use a light switch looking battery light, and it sucks... just takes once to forget to shut it off. Just do the work up front and wire some in.
  3. BlackAutoload

    how to convince the boss

    I am with your boss. Snatch block has the best ROI. For me to buy a sidepuller, I need an extendable boom like the Trebron unit has.
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  5. Heck, I gotta go start a cab company now.
  6. For more information please contact East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales Inc. at 1-888-231-4316 or email at iSales@ECTTS.com and reference STK 9375N in the subject line. $154,900.00 plus fees https://ectts.com/listings/2018-red-ford-f-450-truck-jerr-dan-mpl-wrecker/ 2018 Ford F-450 XLT Color: Red Ford Powerstroke 6.7L 26.5 Gal. Mid Ship tank TorqShift 6 Speed Automatic Transmission Hydraulic Brakes Spring Suspension GVWR: 16,500 lbs FA: 5,600 lbs RA: 12,000 lbs Wheelbase: 145″ Aluminum Wheels Tires: 225/70R 19.5″ Rear Ratio 4.10 A/C Power Steering Power Door Locks Power Heated Mirrors Power Windows 8” LCD Touchscreen Stereo Jerr-Dan MPL-NGS Standard-duty Wrecker with Underlift & 60″ CA Steel Body Hydraulic 4,000 lb. Wheel Grids 8K Worm Winch with Swivel Guide 3/8″ x 75′ 2-Ton EIPS Wired Remote with Membrane Touch Pad for Underlift & Winch Functions Poly Fenders for MPL-NGS Steel Body Body Mounted Steel Pylon Hydraulic Clutch Pump for Ford Diesel Chassis Mounting Kit for Ford F-450 Diesel Safety Chains DISCLAIMER: Please note that all information, photos, mileage, & prices are subject to change or correction without notice. Units listed for sale may already be sold or otherwise unavailable. Information on units listed is believed to be accurate, although errors can & do occur.
  7. Our new flatbed arrived last week. We had In the Ditch boxes installed, and they are great. But, there is no lights installed. I was thinking about some different options and figured I would see what you guys are using. I am thinking of going with something battery powered, so we don't have to run wiring. Some of my older trucks lights that use push pin switches never seem to work well anyway.
  8. TowZone

    2014 Hino 258 Jerr-Dan 22' Steel Wide Lo-Pro Carrier

    Listing Status?
  9. TowZone

    2007 Ford F750, Jerr-Dan MDL 280/110 14 Ton Wrecker

    Listing Status?
  10. This Action Towing is located in Midland Texas. Is this Action Towing in Canada a real company?
  11. Suite 1055 - Great Wolf Lodge - Mason, Ohio Midwest Tow Show - Friday 9.28.18 - 8pm - 10pm (11pm starts quiet time in the hallways at the lodge) For those attending the show we will See You There This Friday! Our Thanks to Beacon Software & NSD for putting this together.
  12. For more information please contact East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales Inc. at 1-888-231-4316 or email at iSales@ECTTS.com and reference STK 9370N in the subject line. $154,900.00 plus fees https://ectts.com/listings/2018-peterbilt-348-jerr-dan-transporter-28x96/ 2018 Peterbilt 348 Color: White Standard Cab Engine: Paccar PX-9 350 HP Engine Transmission: Allison RDS-3000 Rear Ratio: 4.63 Wheelbase: 266? CT: 196? FA: 20,000 lb. RA: 40,000 lb. GVWR 60,000 lb. Tires: Front 315/80R22.5 Rear 255/70R22.5 Rims: Aluminum Wheels Air Brakes Air Suspension Exhaust Brake Vertical Exhaust Drivers Side 100 Gallon Fuel Tank Cruise Control Electric & Air Horn Air Ride Driver’s Seat Non-Air Ride Passenger Seat A/C AM/FM Radio Power Windows Power Heated Mirrors Power Steering Air Shift PTO 11 Gallon-Per-Minute Hydraulic Pump Jerr-Dan 815TRB-LP 28x96 15T Wood-LP Deck Length: 28’ Deck Width: 96” Standard LED Marker Lights (5 Pair Evenly Spaced along Outside Rub rail) Standard Key Slots (1 Pair @ Front, 3 Pair Along Rub Rail, 4 Key Slots Across Rear) Winch Capacity: 20,000 lbs with wireless remote control Dual Air Free Spool for 20K Winch LED Worklights Aberast of Winch Painted Sub-frame with Outboard Tilt Cylinders (Standard) Headboard – Jerr-Dan Gloss Black (Deluxe no cutout) 1x5 Center Beams w/ strips Keyslot Inside Strip 30’ Keyslot Outside Strip 30’ 3 step Folding Ladder Glad Hands on Rear Sub-frame ECTTS Mudflaps Rear Sub-frame Worklights Hi-Vis Reflex Tape on Rear Hydraulic Stabilizer with Extendable/ Raise/Lower Pintle Hitch (2) 1” D Rings on front of bed deck 48" Drivers side Toolbox installed
  13. For more information please contact East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales Inc. at 1-888-231-4316 or email at iSales@ECTTS.com and reference STK 9369N in the subject line. $97,250.00 plus fees https://ectts.com/listings/2018-freightliner-m2-jerr-dan-rollback/ 2018 Freightliner M2 106 Color: Black Standard Cab Cummins ISB 6.7L 250 HP Engine Transmission: Allison 2200 RDS Rear Ratio: 4.3 Wheelbase: 216" CA: 150" FA: 8,000 lb. RA: 17,500 lb. GVWR 25,500 lb. Aluminum Wheels Air Brakes Air Ride Suspension Electric Horn Air Horn Air Ride Driver’s Seat 2 Person Bench Seat A/C Power Windows Power Door Locks Power Heated Mirrors Drivers & Passenger Side 40 Gallon Fuel Tank AM/FM CD Bluetooth Radio Power Steering Tires: 245/70R19.5 Jerr-Dan 22SRR6T-W-LP STEEL Deck Length: 22’ Deck Width: 102” Standard LED Marker Lights (5 Pair Evenly Spaced along Outside Rub rail) Standard Key Slots (1 Pair @ Front, 3 Pair Along Rub Rail, 4 Key Slots Across Rear) Winch Capacity: 8,000 lbs Dual Manual Free Spool for 8K Winch Painted Sub-frame with Outboard Tilt Cylinders (Standard) Headboard – Jerr-Dan Gloss Black (Standard) Aluminum Blade rails installed 48" Toolbox installed drivers side 3,500 lb. IRL Wheel Lift with Steel Tubular L-Arms Rubber Work Lights at Rear of Sub-frame (Pair) Electric Over Air Shift PTO 11 Gallon-Per-Minute Hydraulic Pump
  14. For more information please contact East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales Inc. at 1-888-231-4316 or email at iSales@ECTTS.com and reference STK 9357N in the subject line. $112,151.00 plus fees https://ectts.com/listings/2017-ford-f750-truck-stock9357/ 2017 Ford F 750 Powerstroke 6.7L V8 330 HP TorqShift 6 speed transmission Air brake Air ride 22.5 Aluminum rims 275/80R 22.5 Tires 40/20/40 bench seat cloth Power windows Power door locks Power heated mirrors 50 gal fuel tank driver’s side SYNC Media System Remote Keyless Entry w/ Key Fob Air Horn 110 A/C Outlet – in Lower Center Finish Panel 5.57 Rear Axle Ratio 12,000 lbs Front Axle 21,000 lbs Rear Axle Jerr Dan 8.5 ton 24’ x 96” Steel / Wood Transporter Bed 10K Worm Gear Winch w/ Dual Manual Free Spool Pair of Work Lights abreast of the winch Wireless Bed Remote Control (3 – Operations) Buzz Box Holder for Wireless Remote Toolbox – 60" Long x 18" High x 18" Deep with Side Mounts 60” Top Storage Tray Outside Stake Pocket w/ Rub rails & Pipe Spools for 96” Wide Decks Only Whelen 10-Head LED Amber Light Bar 5,000 lb. Wheel Lift with 2” Reese Receiver
  15. is this belongs to actiontowing
  16. i think THD outsources those, but probably doesn't matter on your end. long as someone pays for it.
  17. For more information please contact East Coast Truck & Trailer Sales Inc. at 1-888-231-4316 or email at iSales@ECTTS.com and reference STK 9346N in the subject line. $85,000.00 plus fees 2018 Dodge 5500 Crew Cab SLT 2WD Engine: 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel Engine AISIN 6 Speed Automatic Transmission Rear Ratio 4.44 Wheelbase: 173.4" GVWR: 19,000 Lbs. Front Axle: 7,000 lb. Rear Axle: 13,500 lb. Tires: 225/70R 19.5 Aluminum Wheels 22 Gal. Midship Fuel Tank Leaf Spring Suspension Hydraulic Brakes Engine Block Heater Smart Diesel Exhaust Brake Fog Lamps A/C Power Steering Power Windows Power Mirrors Remote Keyless Entry AM/FM Stereo U-Connect Blue Tooth w/5.0" Touch Screen MPL-40 Standard-Duty Wrecker with Recovery Boom Hydraulic 4,000 lb. Wheel Lift Grids – Adjustable Under Lift Level Stop Assist System — (4,000 lbs Fully Extended, including the patented LOCKLINK® Over-Center Locking Mechanism) Boom (per SAEJ2512) – 16,000 lbs. Retracted, 6,000 lbs. Extended Dual 8K Worm Gear Winches with 3/8" x 110' 2-Ton Cable (Qty 2) Winches include Manual Winch Free Spool and Tensioner Wired Remote with Membrane Touch-Pad Switches for Under Lift Functions Mud Flap Brackets with ECTTS Mud Flaps 3.50" Fender Tubs for Aluminum Body Body Mounted Aluminum Pylon Marker Lights (3) each side for Aluminum Pylon Complete with Tie-Down Straps ¾” Bolt-on D-Rings (pair) Safety Chains Corrosion-Resistant Modular Aluminum Body Polished Aluminum Rails and Diamond Deck Low-Maintenance No-Lube Technology LED DOT Lighting Dual Manual Deck Controls Illuminated Driver and Passenger-Side Toolboxes with Adjustable Shelves Federal Signal 22 Head LED Lightbar
  18. Columbus ohio Elite Auto Services Would you like a new career opportunity ? It’s easy, here’s how: Send your application online or fill it out in person at Elite Auto Services in Pataskala. We are a privately owned company that began in 2002 with only two employees and has grown to four nationwide locations providing over 200 jobs. We are always growing, always expanding and always hiring from within. Current jobs available are dispatcher, tow truck driver and light service driver. Elite is one of the top towing companies in the nation and we welcome you to come be a part of our team. If you have great work ethic, a wonderful sense of customer service and the drive to learn something new, we will absolutely train you to become one of the best tow men or women in our field . General vehicle knowledge and a good sense of direction (along side the character traits we mentioned) are all that is needed to apply. A clean driving record is also mandatory for the past three years to drive tow truck or light service van. Background checks are done on every person applying for driving position. If you feel like you’re in a dead end job or just want to start fresh with a company that’s going places- give us a call today! Check us out at www.eliteautoservices.net Pay is rewarding as there is a base rate salary but also room for high earnings in commission. Sign on bonuses after one year . Great work hours. We are always busy and always have a steady flow of work for our employees. If you think you have what it takes to be part of our Elite Auto Services team please apply and call today to set up an interview, as we always hire quickly and jobs only become available with growth. View the full Job at TowCareers.com
  19. 3DogsTowingLLC

    Hello From Cadiz KY

    Welcome back to the boards! Im your neighbor down in clarksville with the rotator. I see your trucks running around all the time. Give us a call if you need anything! Rob
  20. TowZone

    2018 Midwest Tow Show Mason Ohio Roll Call

    Forecast calls for 70's during the day and 50's in the evening. Leave the rain coat at home and bring a jacket it's going to be a nice one for sure. However are friends from down south are going to freeze. To us it's Like A/C...
  21. Does anyone know what happened to all the training videos that were available on David Lamberts Website following his death. The website is gone now and the link is bad... Really would like to access those again. If anyone knows please reply as soon as possible. It would be tragic if they were lost forever.
  22. Guys....it is very interesting to read your comments and analysis regarding the constant amount of deaths and injuries of Tow workers at the roadside in the USA... We have the almost identical issues in the UK and most countries in Europe …...Whilst there is legislation is in place in various states and countries to Slow Down Move Over, when approaching incidents …. in a lot of cases this is proving difficult to enforce and costly to promote public awareness. Only when after the event and people have been killed or injured and in the courtroom the full force of the law is applied to the offenders and the penalties paid …. THAT IS TOO LATE for the victims and their loved ones !!! In the UK, there is a group of very dedicated Recovery operators headed up by Paul Anstee, Ben Johnson, Baz Cooper, Andy Lambert ( apologies to several others I have forgotten to name) and supported by the trade associations, currently running a vigorous campaign to raise public awareness and lobby the Government to introduce legislation to make it mandatory to Slowdown Move Over... However ….for the last 2 years the Government have been and are so pre occupied with Brexit and the impending divorce from Europe it is almost impossible to talk to anyone of any importance.....I could go on and blow hot air for hours over this !! What I am getting from the infinite wisdom of the other contributors of this thread …...Is the need for more in depth training and a consistent training syllabus for personnel, The need for good quality PPE to be worn at all times.....it is all very well having a big shiny truck with lots of flashing lights ….but ... being operated by a guy wearing a tee shirt shorts and trainers …..how many times have we all seen that ???? Hard Hats, High Visibility Reflective clothing, Protective Work Boots, Gloves etc is a MUST ….try going on most Job sites without them !! Gentlemen... you are absolutely correct in what you say and the sad thing is....it will take a major disaster to make the legislators pay attention then they will do it their way without proper consultation with the people at the sharp end... I utterly commend Dennis Brewer in his campaign and all the countless other people constantly working to improve safety and reduce injuries at the roadside ….even if it saves one life then it is all worthwhile !! John.
  23. Riddle Towing

    Bucket Truck

    Looks heavy as heck
  24. Heck, I'm surprised when they fail to report negligence. Oh you struck a semi wheel and tire on the freeway traveling 70 MPH and blew 3 tires? You say my driver scratched your bumper with the cable on your lower valance while he was loading your car? Well tell me what part of your bumper was left on the car after the collision first, lets start there!! People!!! Seems everywhere I turn I see this!
  25. Riddle Towing

    Old Tow411 Member, Im Back

    Welcome, LOL weird starting over when it shows, one post! Ugghh
  26. Riddle Towing

    Hello From Cadiz KY

    My name is Mathew Riddle and I am the Owner of Riddle's 24 Hour Towing and Lockout LLC started in 2005. I've been a Patron of Tow 411 for quite some time and I find this source of information extremely valuable to the new and the Old! I guess everything has moved to Tow force now? Tow Force does seem much more faster when looking through the forums. We are a small Company in Western KY near Fort Campbell and Land Between the Lakes. Thanks and Ya'll be safe out there!
  27. Riddle Towing

    TT In The Woods...Storm Aftermath...

    You made good use of your equipment.
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