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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-21 = Call on the telephone
10-36 = Need correct time
10-45 = All units within range please report
10-71 = proceed with transmission in sequence
10-30 = Does not conform to FCC Rules
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
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.
GAWR (Gross Axle Weight Rating)
Maximum weight an axle is rated to carry by the manufacturer. Includes both the weight of the axle and the portion of a vehicle's weight carried by the axle.
Distance from a truck's front bumper to the back of its cab.
All the components, excluding engine, which transmit the engine's power to the rear wheels: clutch, transmission, driveline and drive axle(s). (See Powertrain)
Cable used to transmit electrical power from the tractor to the trailer. So named because it is coiled like a pig's tail.