Thank You From A Lurker :)

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Dan R's Comment
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I wanted to drop a quick note, to let you all know, I appreciate your kindness and honesty. I've been reading the threads from the shadows for a few weeks while I consider a career in trucking. I've been a Schwan's guy for a long time and I need a change. I fumbled onto this site and started reading, ended up buying Brett's book on Itunes and well... I'm still reading!

Thanks for sharing guys and gals :P

Kat's Comment
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My ex used to work for Schwan's. I miss their food!

This is a great group of people! Welcome!


Brett Aquila's Comment
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Welcome aboard, Dan! Glad to have ya.


G-Town's Comment
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Welcome Dan. I know you've been poking around the site a bit, not sure if you've stumbled upon these links, the famous Trucking Truth starter kit:

Happy reading.


Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

A CDL is required to drive any of the following vehicles:

  • Any combination of vehicles with a gross combined weight rating (GCWR) of 26,001 or more pounds, providing the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds, or any such vehicle towing another not in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any vehicle, regardless of size, designed to transport 16 or more persons, including the driver.
  • Any vehicle required by federal regulations to be placarded while transporting hazardous materials.
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Welcome, Dan!! No need to lurk...jump on in and join the frivolity!!


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