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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-50 = Break Channel
10-33 = Emergency Traffic at this station
10-84 = My telephone number is .........
10-13 = Advise weather and road conditions
10-9 = Repeat Message
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Manufacturing system which depends on frequent, small deliveries of parts and supplies to keep on-site inventory to a minimum.
Technology for determining a vehicle's weight without requiring it to come to a complete stop.
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)
Assigned by the manufacturer, this number is unique to each vehicle and appears on the vehicle's registration and title.
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.
Tire dimension from center of the axle to the ground; measured with tire loaded to rated capacity. Used in calculating geared speed.