Off-Road Winching Machines

Oct 2nd, 2012 | By | Category: From our latest issue

In addition to the Tow Times SourceBook, the best towing industry buyer’s guide out there, the Tow Times October issue packs the feature article “Off-Road Winching”, which showcases a few of our readers’ specialized machines for off-road recovery.

Included is this 1986 Bombardier Skidozer from Collins Brothers Towing in St. Cloud, Minn. It has a fully functional 8,000-lb. Jerr-Dan boom with 125 feet of cable and a 14,000-lb. Ramsey deck winch with 150 feet of cable on the back. It weighs 8,000 lbs., has 29-inch-wide tracks and is powered by a Ford 300 straight 6 engine.

Here are a few additional shots of the machine.