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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-95 = Transmit dead carrier for 5 seconds
10-29 = Time is up for contact
10-12 = Visitors Present
10-6 = Busy, Stand By
10-36 = Need correct time
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Trucking company which dedicates trailers to a single shipper's cargo, as opposed to an LTL (Less Than Truckload) carrier which transports the consolidated cargo of several shippers and makes multiple deliveries. (see LTL Carrier)
Husband or wife
Requesting locations of the law enforcement
Measure of power (the amount of work that can be done over a given amount of time). One horsepower is defined as 33,000 foot-pounds of work in one minute. Example: Lifting 33,000 pounds one foot in one minute, or lifting 3300 pounds ten feet in one minute.
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.