What Yall Do While At The Docks?

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worrywort's Comment
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What do yall do, waiting at the docks?

Kurt G.'s Comment
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I use my computer and read the TruckingTruth forum, like I'm doing right now. I got here right on time for my appt (I meant to be earlier but stuff happened), and they told me they are running 3 hours behind.

Pianoman's Comment
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SLEEP lol. The loading/unloading process rocks me right to sleep. I usually have another trip already set up by the time I deliver, so I'll also use that time to plan next trip.

Phoenix's Comment
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Same here. Trip plan or read TT. Sleep if I can but usually cannot.

Gladhand's Comment
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I do dry van so I rarely sit at a dock. The longest I have was four hours because I was late.

Dry Van:

A trailer or truck that that requires no special attention, such as refrigeration, that hauls regular palletted, boxed, or floor-loaded freight. The most common type of trailer in trucking.
Last Shadow's Comment
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I try to observe the incoming drivers and study how they park, I've learn from different techniques and angles that other experience drivers use, n of course learn what not to do from d ones that struggle, sometimes I offer help,.....out

What do yall do, waiting at the docks?

Rob S.'s Comment
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Everything already mentioned plus look for a taco truck. Otherwise, eat my own food.

C T.'s Comment
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Fold up my tarps and put my other equipment up lol

Errol V.'s Comment
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It's summertime, so I've been counting the links in my snow chain cross-links to make sure they are all equal.

Tman's Comment
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Trying to keep up on my Quantum physics project and when I do serious Dock time I pull out my Kindle and read. Reading The Wheel of Time Series now that is like 14-books at about 30 hours a book. So in about 10-years I should finish it. I also have an iPod with music and Audible audio books on it...all mentioned above are one stop shopping at Amazon.

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