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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-18 = Anything for us?
10-29 = Time is up for contact
10-67 = All units comply
10-6 = Busy, Stand By
10-22 = Report in Person too (person)
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Tire dimension from center of the axle to the ground; measured with tire loaded to rated capacity. Used in calculating geared speed.
Doubles (Twins, Twin Trailers)
Combination of a tractor and two semitrailers connected in tandem by a converter dolly. (see Converter Dolly; Pintle Hook)
Cable used to transmit electrical power from the tractor to the trailer. So named because it is coiled like a pig's tail.
Horsepower, Gross Laboratory
Tested horsepower of a "bare" engine without fan, water pump, alternator, exhaust system or any other accessories.
A bridge protection formula used by federal and state governments to regulate the amount of weight that can be put on each of a vehicle's axles, and how far apart the axles (or groups of axles) must be to legally carry a given weight.