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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-27 = I am moving to Channel ......
10-93 = Check my frequency on this channel
10-62 = Unable to copy, use phone
10-23 = Stand by
10-70 = Fire at .......
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Passenger car or pickup
PTO (Power Takeoff)
Device used to transmit engine power to auxiliary equipment. A PTO often drives a hydraulic pump, which can power a dump body, concrete mixer or refuse packer. Some designs mount to a standard opening on the transmission, while others attach at the front or rear of the engine.
Container (Shipping Container)
Standard-sized rectangular box used to transport freight by ship, rail and highway. International shipping containers are 20 or 40 feet long, conform to International Standards Organization (ISO) standards and are designed to fit in ships' holds. Containers are transported on public roads atop a container chassis towed by a tractor. Domestic containers, up to 53 feet long and of lighter construction, are designed for rail and highway use only.
Traveling without a trailer
Areas around a commercial vehicle that are not visible to the driver either through the windshield, side windows or mirrors.