I Got A B!

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Conservative's Comment
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Just tested out today for my class b cdl permit. If I can get my bp in range I can take the physical and start training to drive school bus.


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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dancing-banana.gif Congratulations! dancing-banana.gif

This is not intended to be a criticism by any means, I just wanted to throw this out there for others who are reading this. I always consider it the best path to take when going for a commercial license to just go ahead and get the class A. There is precious little difference in the testing, and it will open up a lot more opportunities for you.

Deke's Comment
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And bananas are good for your blood pressure.....not sure the dancing ones help though.........

Conservative's Comment
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And bananas are good for your blood pressure.....not sure the dancing ones help though.........

Have to try them. But it's hard to find the dancing ones. I'll ask at my local stores . I'll be like ,"excuse me, do you have dancing bananas?" Oh this will be fun!

Conservative's Comment
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So I went and got my physical today. I passed it all and except for the fact that I had a stroke/seizure when I was eight ( I'm now 26) I would have been perfectly fine. But since I had that stroke (that I am fully recovered from) they say that they need me to get a neurological exam. But from what I read online if a person is incident free and under management then everything is ok . What say you? Are these people off their rocker or what?

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