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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-95 = Transmit dead carrier for 5 seconds
10-200 = Police needed at ..........
10-28 = Identify your station
10-92 = Your transmitter is out of adjustment
10-13 = Advise weather and road conditions
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
ABS (Antilock Braking System)
Computer, sensors and solenoid valves which together monitor wheel speed and modulate braking force if wheel lockup is sensed during braking. Helps the driver retain control of the vehicle during heavy braking on slippery roads.
Horsepower, SAE Net
Horsepower capability of an engine with full accessories and exhaust system. Test procedures per standards of Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE).
Traveling without a trailer
See Converter Dolly.
The quantity of freight required to fill a trailer; usually more than 10,000 pounds. (see LTL)