detachable design. Andrew Patton, Training/Safety Director for Bland’s informed, “This unit is equipped with a 20,000-pound Ramsey winch and all the necessary equipment to tow anything from small equipment trailers to loaded tractor-trailers, mixers, dump trucks and whatever it needs to. It has a special-made foot for winching, full remote, tire stands, cab guard with toolboxes, small spill cleanup kit and leak stop equipment. It also has equipment to switch back over to semi use. It detaches from the tractor in minutes.” The paint, done by Kenworth of Indy in Indianapolis, Indiana, took three weeks. Kenworth of Indy/ Palmer Trucks is a full-service Kenworth dealership network serving Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky and Illinois. They are a familyowned business with more than a half-century history that has grown to a team of more than 600 individuals. Vanhorn Tint & Accessories in Ellettsville, Indiana did the vinyl wrap.
in vehicle wraps and vehicle graphics, as well as signs, banners, decals and custom made neon clocks. They also offer a full line of car and truck accessories as well as professional detailing products. Andrew said, “The Quickswap has completed tows all over the country. It consistently and safely tows loaded tractor-trailers, garbage and concrete trucks. The most important attribute this unit brings to our business is its versatility. Just the right size to fit in tighter situations and parking lots in our city and still get the job done.” This reliable workhorse’s intimidating look of power is enhanced by the Herd Road Train Grille Guard with horizontal bars. A versatile and powerful beautiful beast, the Quickswap won AAA Beauty Contest-Heavy division in 2017.
Tech Highlights Chassis: 2006 Kenworth T800 Wrecker body: 2013 NRC Quickswap Engine: Caterpillar C15 550HP Trans: Eaton Fuller 18-speed Winches: Ramsey 20K Built by: NRC Truck Name: The Quickswap Equipment: Loaded Paint: Kenworth of Indy Design & Graphics: Vanhorn Tint & Accessories
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