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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-1 = Receiving Poorly
10-34 = Trouble at this station, help is needed
10-30 = Does not conform to FCC Rules
10-92 = Your transmitter is out of adjustment
10-71 = proceed with transmission in sequence
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
See Cast Spoke Wheel.
Container (Shipping Container)
Standard-sized rectangular box used to transport freight by ship, rail and highway. International shipping containers are 20 or 40 feet long, conform to International Standards Organization (ISO) standards and are designed to fit in ships' holds. Containers are transported on public roads atop a container chassis towed by a tractor. Domestic containers, up to 53 feet long and of lighter construction, are designed for rail and highway use only.
Trip Recorder (On-Board Computer)
Cab-mounted device which electronically or mechanically records data such as truck speed, engine rpm, idle time and other information useful to trucking management.
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.