Rail System vs. Highway Infrastructure – Follow the Money Series Part 3
April 16, 2010 by Truckdrivernews · Leave a Comment
As we continue to “follow the money” in the game of reality involving what seems like is “shady actions” about the whole highway infrastructure and rail system. I left you in the previous article talking about how these developers plan on building up the Maryland side of the river once all the properties are built [...]
Rail System vs. Highway Infrastructure – Follow the Money – Part 2
April 14, 2010 by Truckdrivernews · Leave a Comment
In my previous post, I closed by making the point that politicians were not going to admit to continuing to keep the roads congested.
Which could contribute to the trucking industry being hampered to the point point that people will believe that trains are more efficient at moving freight.
Now to move on to the second [...]
Trucking ‘Old School’ Style part two
February 5, 2010 by Truckdrivernews · Leave a Comment
As I mentioned briefly in part one I had been able to get out of the International Cabover, and had been able to move into my “new to me” 74 359 Peterbuilt.
It had a Jake brake, but you had to work it manually, if you left it on and “Jaked” the engine down, it [...]
CB Radio Repair Shops – Are there any good ones left?
February 23, 2009 by Truckdrivernews · 12 Comments
I think this is a dying breed that truckers are going to have to deal with in the future. Oh yea, you can find a “hack shop” out on the road at many truck stops. But, they basically do nothing but charge really high prices. I only know of one “good” CB Radio Repair Shop, [...]