Ever wonder what the difference between A Trains and B Trains were? Did you even know about the existence of C Trains? This article explains the different ways that two trailers are hooked to one another in North America. When you refer to a set of trailers as A, B or C trains you are … Read more
On December 18, the United States Department of Transportation put on a webinar to present their progress in studying the raising of federal Semi truck trailer size and weights, and an opportunity for interested parties to provide feedback. The study will find out the impacts of changing the standard Semi truck trailer weight size to … Read more
Semi truck weights and measures are a difficult thing to keep track of especially in Canada where there are no standards across the country. A lack of compliance with these laws is expensive for both tractor trailer drivers and carriers. In Ontario, fines start at $300, and fines for 10,000 kgs overweight can be as … Read more
In this video take a look at how hard your spread tandems are on tires. But remember, that on a 10-1 spread you can put 40,000lbs in the US as opposed to 34,000lbs.
This video shows how to slide your tandems and move your fifth wheel.