New Hampshire Truck Driving Jobs | NH CDL Trucking Jobs
Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-8 = In Service, subject to call
10-34 = Trouble at this station, help is needed
10-67 = All units comply
10-77 = Negative Contact
10-100 = Need to go to Bathroom
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Tractor and semitrailer combination.
Manufacturing system which depends on frequent, small deliveries of parts and supplies to keep on-site inventory to a minimum.
Overload, carrying more weight than local state law allows
DRL (Daytime Running Lights)
System that automatically turns on a vehicle's low beam headlights when the parking brake is released and the ignition is on.
Device used to assist brakes in slowing the vehicle. The most common type of retarder on over-the-road trucks manipulates the engine's valves to create engine drag. (This type is commonly referred to as "Jake Brake" because the predominant manufacturer is Jacobs Vehicle Equipment Co.) Other types of retarders include exhaust retarders, transmission-mounted hydraulic retarders and axle-mounted electromagnetic retarders.