History of the Tow Truck

In terms of vehicles and their use, the tow truck is perhaps the most often overlooked vehicle in our daily lives. Yet we rely on towing services daily, often without recognizing the contributions tow service operators make towards our safety and our commutes. Where did it all begin? Like most ideas,…

Baltimore Tow Show

Setting up for the Baltimore Tow Show; Booth 1118. Stop by and see us this Friday, Saturday and Sunday!

All LEDs are not Created Equal! Cree LEDs and Custer Products.

Cree LEDs are the lighting industry leader. Custer Products Limited is pleased to offer Cree LED lights in many of our lighting products. Cree's leadership in the lighting industry began in 1987 through the use of innovative materials for their diodes, primarily silicon carbide (SiC), that provide high-efficiency performance for…

We’re Always Improving!

We are always looking for ways to make our products better. In the past year, we've come up with several improvements to our Lite-it-Wireless line. We've upgraded our circuitry, our switches and our batteries. When a customer asked us for an explanation on the improvements we've made to our light…

Truckers Against Trafficking – Who Are They & What Do They Do?

[embed][/embed] Truckers Against Trafficking: Using network leadership to mobilize the trucking community as the eyes and ears of the nation’s highways to end sex trafficking Domestic Sex Trafficking Around the world, there are an estimated 20.9 million slaves. Human trafficking has been reported in all 50 states, and the number…

Custer Products Proudly Supports the Spirit Ride!

Custer Products is a proud sponsor of the Spirit Ride!   Here are the top 10 Reasons you should support the Spirit Ride too:   1. First responders are being struck, injured or killed working on the roadside: 60% of them are towers. 2. The Move Over law can prevent these…

Best Practices for Safe Towing

Best Practices for Safe Towing This article focuses on best practices for towing a trailer, or vehicle, safely and provides general information and tips that can help you make safe decisions when driving a tow vehicle and trailer for noncommercial, personal use. It should be noted that this information is…

Online Distributor Shopping Cart is Now Available!

Great News! We are pleased to announce that our online distributor shopping cart is now available! Custer's distributors will now have the option to not only order during Custer's normal business hours, but they can now order during nights, weekends, and even holidays. Please know that the shopping cart is intended…

Custer’s New Build-A-Bar LED Light Bars Allow You to Build Your Own Customized Light Bar

Custer Products is pleased to announce a recent addition of to our Never Night™ Off-Road Series of LED Light Bars. Introducing Build-A-Bar LED Light Bars, which enable you to build a custom lighting system that’s just the right size for your needs. The light bars also allow you to achieve…

IP Ratings – What They Mean to You

When it comes to vehicle lighting, there are specifications and ratings such as light output (lumens), conformity in meeting beam pattern requirements per SAE standards, and Ingress Protection (IP Rating). While light output, and beam patterns are more widely understood, we have found many customers are unfamiliar with Ingress Protection…

Custer’s LED Technology Lights the Way

Most of Custer Products’ wide array of high-performance lights utilize light-emitting diodes (LEDs) to achieve bright beam patterns, while keeping energy usage to a minimum. LED has been around for decades, offering state-of-the-art technology for today’s high power lamps. What is an LED? It’s a two-lead semiconductor light source--when voltage…
30-Watt Work Lights

Build-A-Bar – Coming Soon!

Coming in January! The 30-watt work lights that connect together to make any length you need!
Holiday Hours

Check out Our Holiday Hours – Order Accordingly!

Custer's holiday hours are as follows: Closing early on Thursday, 12/22/16 at 1:30 PM Closing early on Friday, 12/23/16 at 12:00 PM Closed on Monday, 12/26/16 Closing early on Friday, 12/30/16 at 12:00 PM Closed on Monday, 1/2/17 Please plan your orders accordingly, if you need anything to ship out…
Distributor Shopping Cart

Distributor Shopping Cart Coming Your Way!

Keep your eyes posted because in the next few months, we will have a distributor shopping cart! Distributors will be able to sign into their own account, and place orders through our website!
Daylight Savings

Daylight Savings Ends This Weekend!

This Sunday (11/6), we turn back the clocks an hour! With it getting much darker much earlier, you need to make sure your lighting is adequate! Lucky for you, Custer is putting three of our biggest sellers on sale at ridiculously low prices on Monday, November 28th! Call us at…
Fox Studios the Exorcist

The Devil Made Us Do It!

Exciting News! Our lights are going to be on TV! We recently shipped HF18A-PHD's to Fox Studios... Come to find out, our lights are going to be on Fox's new show, The Exorcist! Check out the link to the show's details: We were not given any information as to when…

Our Phones Were Down This Morning!

But now they're back up and we're back in business! Call us and place some orders!

Our Lights Can Take a Beating!

Army Tough

Made In America! – Army Tough

Did you know that all of our Lite-it-Wireless Tow Light Bars (with the exception of the SMART Rider) are manufactured right here in North Canton, Ohio?
Blades Tow Right

Blades Tow Right has MOVED!

Effective August 1st, the manufacturing for Blades Tow Right has been moved to the Custer Products Limited production facility in North Canton, Ohio. Custer Products LTD purchased Blades Tow Right in August, 2013. We expect this consolidation will result in improved operational benefits, while maintaining the same high quality products…

Give Us Your Feedback!

At Custer Products, we are always on the lookout for ways to improve and to better serve our customers and their lighting needs! Please print out the PDF document below and fill it out. Fax it back to us at 330-497-9736 or email it to! We can't improve without knowing what…

See Our Ad on the S.M.A.R.T. Rider in Tow Professional Magazine!

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CONGRATS TO OUR HOME TEAM - THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS! Against all odds, THE CAVS WON IT ALL! We witnessed history as the Cleveland Cavaliers did what no other NBA team has ever done. Lebron James led the Cavs in a miraculous comeback from being down 3-1 to the Golden State Warriors to…

Custer will be CLOSED June 22-24 for Inventory!

Announcing... Custer Products will be CLOSED for Inventory! We will close our shipping department for a complete inventory and will not be able to ship orders from June 22nd to June 24th, 2016 (Wednesday, Thursday & Friday). We will still take orders and process them. Shipping will continue Monday, June…