Saying Thanks

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Wick 's Comment
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I stumbled across this site and never visited another trucking site since.i like the big brother little brother straight forward responses and no complaining about companies. Since I joined this site I have passed my CDL test written and driving and leave for Tulsa, Oklahoma tomorrow say thanks for the heads up honesty on the trucking life

CDL:

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.
Old School's Comment
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Hello Wick, we appreciate you checking in man!

I often wonder just how many folks like you come through here and lurk in the background, soaking it all up and getting their start without us ever even getting to meet them. We love helping folks get this done, and I'm sure some of them never even stop by to say "thanks."

Feel free to jump in here if you hit a snag along the way. There will be somebody in here who can offer a word of help to you I'm sure.

We are glad to meet you and hope you have continued success out there.

Big Scott (CFI's biggest 's Comment
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Congratulations. Good luck. And like Old School said we are here to help every step of the way.

Wick 's Comment
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Thanks again and I probably stop in on a regular now. It was questions I wanted to ask but found post about those so I didn't want to keep asking the same questions lol

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
Vendingdude's Comment
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Way to go Wick!!! Be safe out there and have fun!

Rick S.'s Comment
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Very cool.

Which company are you going with?

You should post a training blog, over on the training part of the forum - so those that come behind you can know what to expect.

Rick

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
Cornelius A.'s Comment
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You earned those bananas lol ...... don't just turn them in a milk shake lollllll

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
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