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Your 10-Codes of the Day
10-73 = Speed Trap at ............
10-30 = Does not conform to FCC Rules
10-45 = All units within range please report
10-13 = Advise weather and road conditions
10-8 = In Service, subject to call
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.
LCV (Long Combination Vehicle)
In general, vehicles longer than a standard doubles rig (tractor and two 28-foot semitrailers). Examples of LCVs which are permitted in some U.S. western states and eastern toll roads: Twin 48-foot trailers; triple 28-foot trailers.
ITS (Intelligent Transportation Systems)
Formerly called IVHS.
See Runaway Truck Ramp.
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.