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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-200 = Police needed at ..........
10-18 = Anything for us?
10-23 = Stand by
10-7 = Out of Service, Leaving Air
10-20 = My Location is ......... or What's your Location?
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Truck trailer supported at the rear by its own wheels and at the front by a fifth wheel mounted to a tractor or dolly.
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.
Gravel trailer covered with a tarp
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.
Horsepower, Gross Laboratory
Tested horsepower of a "bare" engine without fan, water pump, alternator, exhaust system or any other accessories.