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  1. 2007 KENWORTH C500 T/A Tri Drive w/National 1800 Boom Truck Meter Reads:292,592 Km Caterpillar C15 Acert, eng brake, Eaton Fuller 18 spd, trip diff lock, dbl frame, Neway A/R susp, 36000 lb frt, 58000 lb rears, 306 in. WB, 42 in. sleeper, rooster sheave, Johnson 430 lb 3 sheave block, 30 ton capacity, 232 lb ball 7 ton load capacity, 4 sec stiff boom, anti two-block, PAT DS160 LMI, operator cab, hyd outriggers, hour meter reads 2102 Prices At $80,000 USD plus shipping. Will part and open to offers/options Call: Webb Wehbe 1-613-223-8724 email webb.wehbe@gometrotowing.com Al Wehbe 1-613-862-1625 email al.wehbe@metrotowtrucks.com
  2. April 4, 2020 at 12:54 pm Members of the Gadsden-Etowah Patriots Association -- in an effort headed by Bill Monk -- worked for years to make Saturday’s placement of a HU 1B Huey helicopter a part of the Vietnam War display at Patriot’s Park near Noccalula Falls Park. The helicopter was acquired and moved last year to the Northeast Alabama Regional Airport while a display pad was prepared for it, and arrangements were made to move it to the park. Bill Monk of the Gadsden-Etowah Patriots Association, and personnel from Kelton and Hare Wrecker service helped haul the Helicopter from the Airport to Patriots Park on Friday, only to find they’d have to wait. [Donna Thornton/The Gadsden Times] Gadsden-Etowah Patriots Association member Ben Reed said Saturday it only took 20 years to get bring a mechanized veteran of the Vietnam War to Patriots Park. He gave the credit for Saturday’s placement of the UH 1B Huey helicopter to GEPA member Bill Monk. Monk said it took two years of working in earnest to get bring this addition to the park near Noccalula Falls. The helicopter was placed on a display pad at Patriots Park Saturday — the end of its long journey that included stops at about eight locations in the U.S., Vietnam and at Fort Rucker, Monk said. Moving the helicopter from Northeast Alabama Regional Airport where it’s been housed was a challenge. Monk said part of the wait was for the pad to be built at Patriots Park and part was to have the means to move it. Jamie Kelton, owner of Kelton Wrecker Service The effort to move the helicopter started Friday, when Kelton and his crew brought the wrecker out with a remotely controlled arm to lift the helicopter so it could be moved. As they prepared to lift the helicopter, Kelton said, Chad Hare of Hare Wrecker, who was scouting possible routes to the park had questions about the height of the chopper, and whether it, when placed on the transport trailer, safely would go under power lines and traffic signals. “We got scared yesterday,” Kelton said Saturday morning, but they were able to bring in ER Towing’s lower-bed trailer to move the helicopter and safely made it under all overhead obstructions. At the falls, Kelton’s wrecker and the truck hauling the helicopter carefully were positioned near the pad, so that cables could be attached the arm raisded to lift the helicopter to the pad. The helicopter now will be part of Patriot Park’s display, along with munitions from the conflict that will be displayed nearby. The Huey was built in 1962 — one of only 710 of that model. Monk said after the association acquired the helicopter, the transmission cowling was lost in transport, and finding a replacement was a chore with the relatively small number of the helicopters made. Monk said that cowling is a slightly different color that the rest of the helicopter. It was white when he got it and he had to paint it. The association took care to have the helicopter repaired and restored as accurately as possible. Most people wouldn’t know the difference, Monk said, but some helicopter person, he said, would be able to tell. After the helicopter was in place, association members hoped to move a large propeller from one side of the park to the other, as they continue to enhance the park as a memorial to all service people, from all the nation’s conflicts. MORE IMAGES https://www.gadsdentimes.com/photogallery/DA/20200404/PHOTOGALLERY/404009999/PH/1 https://www.gadsdentimes.com/news/20200404/helicopter-now-part-of-patriots-park-display
  3. Metro Tow Truck's INT-35 ready for the road in Slovakia
  4. Metro INT-16 G9 strutting. The new generation out and about. European body edition.
  5. Metro INT-35 G9 ready for paint. This one is not for sale, it goes to the hardworking team at Ottawa Metro Towing & Recovery .
  6. Metro Forklift Loaders. In stock and ready for shipping. These units are pre order only. They will be available for pick up or shipped after the American Towman Exposition. For pre show special pricing contact Sarah Wehbe 1-613-299-4376
  7. Metro MDTU-20 in stock and ready for shipping. North American sales inquiries contact Al Wehbe 1-613-862-1625 international sales inquiries sales@metrotowtrucks
  8. Introducing the new Metro Light Duty wireless tow lights. This is a pre launch announcement. We are so excited to share this news with you that we could not wait. You may have seen many other manufacturers that build wireless tow lights, you may be even be thinking is just another wireless tow light. At Metro we look at it from the operators safety requirements and the buyers financial perspective. At Metro Tow Trucks we know we need a better product that ensures better safety for the operators while still being affordable. The Metro light duty wireless tow light does both. The new Metro wireless tow lights come with the following standard features. Run, stop, left or right turn. Flash/strobe and Back up /work light. The Metro wireless tow lights comes in very durable and waterproof enclosures. Standard 4 pin trailer connector with built in wireless transmitter , a pair of led wireless tow lights with built in independent wireless receiver's, anti scratch magnets long life lithium ion batteries, Led lights, side marker lights, individual charging ports and a two port cigarette lighter charger. We will be displaying the Metro Wireless light duty lights at the American Tow man exposition, December 4th to the 7th. Metro Tow Trucks will be raffling off 5 sets. The winners can pick them up or they will be shipped for free of charge anywhere in the Canada USA and Hawaii. If you want to enter the raffle, all you need to do is like and share our post. Every share you make or like will give you on entry ballot for the raffle. The more likes and shares the better odds of winning. Encourage your friends, family and coworkers to like and share it also. Be sure to share to the groups where you are a member as long as it doesn't breach the moderators rules. Pricing and our marketing package will be posted on our corporate Facebook book pages. Watch our Metro Tow Trucks and Metro Tow Store Facebook page for pricing. Thanks for watching and be sure to like . Be safe out there. Metro Tow Trucks
  9. Happy Memorial Day to all of our American customers and followers. Enjoy and have a safe holiday weekend. Thank you A & M Towing for a beautiful photo of your RTR-50-SL
  10. A great man, never will be forgotten. He will be missed by the entire industry. A ton respect for Bills accomplishments and contributions to the industry. RIP. Prayers and condolences, to the family and team at B and B.
  11. A Great weekend in the books, Thank you Jeff Martin, Bruce Campbell, Eric Fouquette and the WreckMaster and Big Wheels Towing organizations. We are taking home some great tools with us!
  12. All, We would like to introduce our new product line. This is a current build of The Metro HRV 70. Thanks for following. Webb Wehbe
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