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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-13 = Advise weather and road conditions
10-71 = proceed with transmission in sequence
10-38 = Ambulance needed at .........
10-18 = Anything for us?
10-67 = All units comply
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Structural component to which wheels, brakes and suspension are attached. Drive axles are those with powered wheels. Front axle is usually called the steer axle. Pusher axles are unpowered and go ahead of drive axles. Rear axles may be drive, tag or pusher types. Tag axles are unpowered and go behind drive axles.
Business which operates trucks primarily for the purpose of transporting its own products and raw materials. The principle business activity of a private carrier is not transportation. (see For-Hire Carrier)
Multi-piece steel wheel rim assembly which is bolted to a spoke hub. Demountable rims are still in use, though they have been replaced in many applications by the simpler disc wheel. (see Cast Spoke Wheel)
Pin around which a steer axle's wheels pivot.