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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-42 = Traffic Accident at ..........
10-29 = Time is up for contact
10-6 = Busy, Stand By
10-11 = Talking too Rapidly
10-95 = Transmit dead carrier for 5 seconds
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Vehicle's ability to climb a grade at a given speed. Example: A truck with a gradeability of 5% at 60 mph can maintain 60 mph on a grade with a rise of 5%.
GCW (Gross Combination Weight)
Total weight of a loaded combination vehicle, such as a tractor-semitrailer or truck and full trailer(s).
Truck weight station
Compressed natural gas.
Horsepower, SAE Net
Horsepower capability of an engine with full accessories and exhaust system. Test procedures per standards of Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE).