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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-27 = I am moving to Channel ......
10-100 = Need to go to Bathroom
10-4 = Ok, Message Received
10-22 = Report in Person too (person)
10-37 = Wrecker needed at …...
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Assembly of two axles and suspension that is attached to the chassis in one place, and cannot be moved fore and aft. (see Sliding Tandem)
Semitrailer built with reinforcements to withstand transport by a railroad flatcar. (see TOFC)
Structural component to which wheels, brakes and suspension are attached. Drive axles are those with powered wheels. Front axle is usually called the steer axle. Pusher axles are unpowered and go ahead of drive axles. Rear axles may be drive, tag or pusher types. Tag axles are unpowered and go behind drive axles.
CB (Citizens Band Radio)
Two-way radio for which no license is required by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Long beyond its heyday in the '70s, CB is still used by truckers and motorists for everything from traffic condition reports to emergency calls to idle chatter.
Calculated vehicle speed at the engine's governed rpm in each transmission gear, or (commonly) in top gear.