Jump to content
  • Come join the TowForce community.

    Sign in to get started and to receive Tower Down Notices.

Oshkosh Silent Hoist


Recommended Posts

Topic was originally created by Mark Redman on Tow411 in June of 2007:


It's been awhile since I've posted anything here. Several months ago we had some Oshkosh/Silent Hoist discussions with shots of these trucks in use by various towing companies. Here's a shot of one of these trucks doing what it was initially intended to do when in use by the US Navy. This was taken at Naval Air Station Lakehurst, NJ in the late 1950's or early 1960's. Standing by is an old Marmon-Herrington MB-1 crash truck and a couple of smaller MB-2 rigs.

Stay safe, everyone,



Da Wash Boss said:

SWEET!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Very nice Mark,,,, those are some great machines. Thanks for posting.
Danny Cassello - TRPC - East Hartford, CT


hpgtowing said:

Nice shot Mark..... This is the first time I 've seen one doing what they were intended for..... Thanks. Steve

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Unfortunately, your content contains terms that we do not allow. Please edit your content to remove the highlighted words below.
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Create New...
Please Sign In or Sign Up