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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-21 = Call on the telephone
10-20 = My Location is ......... or What's your Location?
10-93 = Check my frequency on this channel
10-36 = Need correct time
10-28 = Identify your station
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
A truck with 18 wheels
Extra, unpowered axle needed only when the vehicle is loaded, allowing it to meet federal and state vehicle weight standards. The lift axle is mounted to an air spring suspension that raises the axle when it is not required.
Measure of power (the amount of work that can be done over a given amount of time). One horsepower is defined as 33,000 foot-pounds of work in one minute. Example: Lifting 33,000 pounds one foot in one minute, or lifting 3300 pounds ten feet in one minute.
Top speed a vehicle can attain as determined by engine power, engine governed speed, gross weight, driveline efficiency, air resistance, grade and load.