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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-37 = Wrecker needed at …...
10-20 = My Location is ......... or What's your Location?
10-85 = My address is ...........
10-77 = Negative Contact
10-7 = Out of Service, Leaving Air
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Refrigerated trailer with insulated walls and a self-powered refrigeration unit. Most commonly used for transporting food.
RPM (Revolutions Per Minute)
Measure of the speed at which a shaft spins. Most often used to describe engine crankshaft speed. Indicated by a tachometer.
Truck driver's log book
CB (Citizens Band Radio)
Two-way radio for which no license is required by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Long beyond its heyday in the '70s, CB is still used by truckers and motorists for everything from traffic condition reports to emergency calls to idle chatter.
Relay (Relay Driving)
Common practice in the less-than-truckload industry, in which one driver takes a truck for 8 to 10 hours, then turns the truck over to another driver, pony express style.