Here you can see we’ve purchased a radio controlled winch from Harbor Freight. It’s a 3 ton unit that we hook to the tow bar. The cable is just long enough to grab the nose wheel with the tow bar attached. Once connected, it makes short (OK, not long) work of pulling the plane in so Beth can put it away by her self. We put a couple of center marks on the taxiway to help her line up.

DC Towing Winch

Posted By: Brett Ferrell
Thursday July 1st, 2010 at 11:44 PM

Categories: Hangar Tow Bar
Tags: Building Hangar Tow Bar Winch

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