E-Logs, Swindle Sheets and Comic Books

You can expect to see some revisions in the Hours Of Service regulations soon. We will tell you what we know in this episode, but one change stands out. It brings back memories, but not all of those memories are good ones. One thing they’re talking about is being “more flexible” in allowing drivers to … Read more

189. Tool Trucks, Plane Shoots Itself Down

Tool Trucks I remember it well. Dave would be around every Thursday in the Snap-On tool truck. Dave knew his stuff and offered a small credit line. Thursdays were my day to slowly build up my tool box. It was also the day I made that weekly payment. That was around 1979. There was no … Read more

63. Rare 60’s Engines, Class 8 Truck Racing

U.S. Class 8 Truck Racing Class 8 truck racing is back. Called the Champ Truck Racing Series, the rules are set up to keep the cost of entry low. Small or large, any trucking company could afford to get into this if they desire. Read the full article at Truckernews.com. Be Safe and Drive All … Read more

15. You Can’t Beat This Job With a Stick

This episode is a mix of lighthearted and serious trucking stuff. We mixed it up with just a bit of plain old guy stuff. I think you’ll enjoy what we’ve brought you. We even have a few slow white semi-truck jokes. Show Notes You can’t beat this job with a stick. But you can sure … Read more

3. Bridge Scale and Hours of Service

Bridge Scale Formula As most of you know, I’ve was over the road for better than a dozen years with 18 wheelers. Don, on the other hand, has only been driving for a year. Don’s always been local. I gave him an assignment for the week. Master the Bridge Scale Formula that we truckers are … Read more