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Metro Tow Trucks - RTR-50 RTR-50Practicality and Versatility

Metro's versatile RTR-50, designed for heavy duty, reaches the perfect balance between size and capacity. With the 360° continuous motion and the sliding option this unit can reach and lift in any situation you will encounter.

Our RTR-50 is over-built to ensure durability and long-life; this will protect your investment and keep you on the road longer and hauling more vehicles faster. Owners and fleet operators alike will quickly discover that this light duty rotator is the best value that's available on the market today.

As with all Metro Tow Trucks, customization is the order of the day and we'll build your rotator the way you want it. Don't hesitate to inquire, standard and customized rotators are surprisingly inexpensive.

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Euro Style Body
American Style Body
RTR-50 Line Drawing
Standard Features
  • 5181 mm (204’’) Cab to centre of tandem standard steel body
  • 2 x 25 ton (55,000 lbs) winches
  • 1 set of frame fork holders and 4 sets of frame forks
  • Safety chains
  • Frame fork and chain racks
  • Chrome door handles
  • Driver side manual controls
  • Air and 12V/24V outputs
  • Non slide configuration
  • Complete wireless remote control
  • Proportional remote control
  • Slide configuration
  • 2 additional 20 ton (44,000 lbs) winches
  • 609 mm (24"), 762 mm (30"), 914 mm (36"), 1219 mm (48"), 1828 mm (72") tunnel box
  • Tailboard controls
  • Extra frame forks
  • Wheel lift receivers for single/double tire
  • Full recovery tool package
  • Custom storage system
  • Aluminum or composite body
  • European body style
  • Gravel guard undercoating finish
  • Front push bumper
  • Front winch and Drag winch
  • XP, X-shape side puller
  • A-arm style side winches
  • Steel core rope
  • Chrome hand rails
  • In cab controls
  • Full size LED light bar and strobe lights
  • LED working lights and lights inside the toolbox
  • Custom paint
  • Installation services and extended warranty
  • Tow operators education & training

Some optional equipment may be shown.

All ratings are based on structural and design factors only. Vehicle chassis capacity and capabilities can vary significantly, affecting the overall performance and rating of the unit. All chassis specifications are minimums, heavier specifications may be required depending on chassis and equipment weights. Please contact your nearest distributor for additional information.

Metro Tow Trucks Co. reserves the right to change, improve or modify products, which may change the specifications, models and features availability at any time without notice and without obligation. Please contact your nearest distributor for additional information.

Tow Rating36 ton (80,000 lbs)
Retracted capacity on forks22.5 ton (50,000 lbs)
Retracted distance to the forks785 mm (31")
Extended capacity on forks9 ton (20,000 lbs)
Extended distance to the forks3454 mm (136") / 3811 mm (150")*
Tilt angles-10°

Retracted capacity50 ton (110,200 lbs)
Extended capacity12.5 ton (27,550 lbs)
Maximum Lift angle65°
Maximum hook height13671 mm (538")
Reach past tailboard9069 mm (357") Slider Option

Quantity2 winches std., 2 winches optional
Pulling force (on 1st layer)25 ton (55,000 lbs) & optional 20 ton (44,000 lbs)
Winch TypePlanetary
Cable length22 mm x 60 m (7/8" x 200')
19 mm x 60 m (3/4" x 200') optional

FA axle(s) weight (min)9 ton (20,000 lbs)
RA axle(s) weight (min)9 ton (20,000 lbs) +
2x 10.4 ton (23,000 lbs)
Clear CA5181 mm (204")
Recomended Tire SizeR24.5