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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-99 = Mission completed, all units secure
10-22 = Report in Person too (person)
10-5 = Relay Message
10-67 = All units comply
10-17 = Urgent Business
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Book carried by truck drivers in which they record their hours of service and duty status for each 24-hour period. Required in interstate commercial trucking by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Walking Beam Suspension
Type of truck and tractor rear suspension consisting of two beams, one at each side of the chassis, which pivot in the center and connect at the front to one axle of a tandem and at the rear to the other axle.
Short semitrailer, usually between 26 and 32 feet long, with a single axle.
PTO (Power Takeoff)
Device used to transmit engine power to auxiliary equipment. A PTO often drives a hydraulic pump, which can power a dump body, concrete mixer or refuse packer. Some designs mount to a standard opening on the transmission, while others attach at the front or rear of the engine.