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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-92 = Your transmitter is out of adjustment
10-38 = Ambulance needed at .........
10-4 = Ok, Message Received
10-10 = Transmission Completed, Standing By
10-20 = My Location is ......... or What's your Location?
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
All the components which together transmit power from the transmission to the drive axle(s). These consist of at least one driveshaft (propeller shaft) with a universal joint at each end.
A not-so-formal version of good neighbor.
A bridge protection formula used by federal and state governments to regulate the amount of weight that can be put on each of a vehicle's axles, and how far apart the axles (or groups of axles) must be to legally carry a given weight.
A quantity of freight less than that required for the application of a truckload (TL) rate; usually less than 10,000 pounds. (see TL)
Relay (Relay Driving)
Common practice in the less-than-truckload industry, in which one driver takes a truck for 8 to 10 hours, then turns the truck over to another driver, pony express style.