American Towman Magazine - September 2022

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News Flash The Big Unveil

At American Towman ShowPlace in Las Vegas, Sept. 21 to 23, among the highlights will be the unveiling of a Dual-Tech Wrecker owned by Don and Jo Ann Roberts, owners of Dual-Tech Inc. The wrecker will be customized and hand-painted by Ryan Evans and Ghetto Bob of Count’s Kustoms, stars of the History Channel’s reality show Counting Cars which features car restorations and customizations. The partnership came about after Count’s Kustoms did some research and discovered Dual-Tech’s quality carriers, discussing with the owners the idea of doing a makeover on one. In exchange, Dual-Tech would allow them to use the wrecker for their show and to transport their customized designs. According to Count’s Ghetto Bob, Roberts gave them carte blanche on the design.“Don told us ‘Do what we want.’” Bob said, “No limits, no pi-

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Count’s Kustoms and Dual-Tech will unveil a special project at American Towman ShowPlace in Las Vegas.

geonholes, no nothing. Whatever we want to do, we do.” “They do super work,” Jo Ann Roberts noted. “They will do their own special interior and exterior paint work on it and reveal it right before the show. Then we will exhibit it.” Dual-Tech Inc, established in 1989 and based in Bean Station, Tennessee, has become a trend setter in the design of low-profile carrier units with a quad-rail subframe of 64 feet and 1152 square inches of slide pad. Don

Roberts said, “I built mine as a low profile to start with and other companies followed suit.” Visit booth #1024 at American Towman ShowPlace, Las Vegas, September 21 to 23, to meet the Dual-Tech team along with special guests from Count’s Kustoms, and join in on the fun for the unveiling of their custom paint job. For more information about the show and to register, visit atshowplace.com

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