Driving Jobs for Company Driver in Altoona, Pennsylvania:
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Trucking Companies in Altoona, Pennsylvania
Your 10-Codes of the Day
10-50 = Break Channel
10-65 = Awaiting your next message or assignment
10-29 = Time is up for contact
10-100 = Need to go to Bathroom
10-33 = Emergency Traffic at this station
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Gearing in which less than one revolution of a transmission's input shaft causes one turn of the output shaft. The purpose of overdrive is to reduce engine rpm in high gear for better fuel economy. Example: A transmission with an overdrive top gear has a ratio of 0.70 to one. Turning the input shaft 0.7 revolutions causes 1.0 revolution of the output shaft.
Steepness of a grade, expressed as a percentage. Example: A vehicle climbing a 5% grade rises 5 feet for every 100 feet of forward travel.
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