Nevada Truck Driving Jobs | NV Trucking Drivers
Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-13 = Advise weather and road conditions
10-5 = Relay Message
10-30 = Does not conform to FCC Rules
10-21 = Call on the telephone
10-42 = Traffic Accident at ..........
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
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.
Single-purpose semitrailer designed to carry a shipping container.
Tandem Axle (Tandems)
Pair of axles and associated suspension usually located close together. (see Spread Axle)
Doubles (Twins, Twin Trailers)
Combination of a tractor and two semitrailers connected in tandem by a converter dolly. (see Converter Dolly; Pintle Hook)
Sliding Tandem (Slider)
Mechanism that allows a tandem axle suspension to be moved back and forth at the rear of a semitrailer, for the purpose of adjusting the distribution of weight between the axles and fifth wheel.