Another State Getting Checked Off

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Daniel B.'s Comment
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Visiting doesn't count. Driving a big rig does. Now while visiting you had the pleasure of driving an 18 wheeler around the island, more power to you. I wouldn't want to drive an 18 wheeler on Oahu. Driving a car is bad enough. Thought of being in an 18 wheeler on H-1 or H-2 makes me shudder. Let alone trying to take one down King Kam Hwy.

I lived in Hawaii for 3 years. Everyone drives like a maniac. 6 designated lanes and you get someone driving down the inside shoulder decide they have to take the exit they are about to pass. They don't even bother looking. Across 6 lanes of traffic and on to the off ramp without so much as a peep over their shoulder. Living their convinced me that vehicles ARE Asian/Polynesian Kryptonite!!

We stayed in Maui. 18 wheeler wouldnt fit on the roads around the island. Kinda impossible to get 50/50 then if I am required to drive a truck in it.

Oh well, 48/48 it still is for states driven.

LDRSHIP's Comment
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You can visit Oahu and drive a truck there. I am sure all you will find is single screw day cabs. Probably only 48' trailers as well. The big island would be much nicer. Sure the roads are narrow, but not a lot of traffic.

Day Cab:

A tractor which does not have a sleeper berth attached to it. Normally used for local routes where drivers go home every night.

Linden R.'s Comment
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I'm missing ME, RI, NH, VT. As far as Baton rouge, watch out for the coonasses (NOT A RACIAL SLUR) they drive like idiots, and Louisiana roads ALL suck

You don't want RI on that list. One word of advice: WATCH FOR THE POTHOLES!

Eric G.'s Comment
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Baton Rouge traffic sucks. I lived there for 3 years, very recently. I-12 east bound will be a parking lot come 4:30/5:00 pm. I-10 is a parking lot west bound in the morning.

Good luck is all I can say. I don't wish this on my worst enemy.

Jim A.'s Comment
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I've got all states but ND, ME, FL,VT and NH

Adam B.'s Comment
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Missing ND, Vermont, RI, Oregon, Washington.

Jim A.'s Comment
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Oops add RI to my list

ChickieMonster's Comment
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Missing VT, ME, WA, OR, ND, SD, MT, and ID.

Patrick, was that you I peeled the paint off on I-59 today?

LDRSHIP's Comment
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Wasn't me. I was in GA ALL day, lol. Speaking of taking paint off. I had some idiot in a beat up old red Columbia come over and rub is trailer on my mirror just north of Atlanta. I was between him on the left and had a flatbed on the right. I had no where to go. He came into my lane and his trailer contacted my mirror. He was pulling a R E Garrison trailer.

Linden R.'s Comment
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Oops add RI to my list

RI is too hard not to miss...

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