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Decker Truck Line names March Drivers of the Month

FLEET INSIDER -- BRIEFS-- Decker Truck Line Inc. has named Rodney Knapp and Dale Leman the company’s March 2012 Drivers of the Month.

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RoadSknz 304 Stainless Steel adhesive Sknz

The RoadSknz 304 Stainless Steel adhesive Sknz start with 20-gauge, mirror finish 304-grade stainless steel.

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Devil’s Advocate on EOBRs

EXIT ONLY -- As FMCSA works toward an electronic logs mandate, one small fleet owner locates uncommon benefit.

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Proposed rule would mandate stability system

FOR THE RECORD -- The DOT’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced in May a proposed federal motor vehicle safety standard to require electronic stability control systems on large commercial trucks, motor-coaches and other large buses.

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Reefer units with APX control

GEAR GUIDE -- Carrier Transicold’s two new models in its X2 series of trailer refrigeration units are the 2500 APX and 2100 APX, both featuring the APX control system.

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Magellan RoadMate

GEAR GUIDE -- The Magellan RoadMate Commercial 9270T-LM features a 7-inch high-def display, customizable truck-specific routing and hands-free communication to enhance safety and trip logging for easy reporting.

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CSA change could help flatbedders, hurt hazmat haulers

FOR THE RECORD -- Flatbed carriers will get some relief on their safety rating under a change in how load securement is weighted in the CSA program.

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Raney’s Shift Knob Cover

Raney’s Truck Parts Daytona Spike 13/18 Chrome Gearshift Knob covers have a CNC machined grip and are made to fit 13-speed and 18-speed transmission gearshifts.

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Old Dominion drivers awarded at N.C. driving championships

FLEET INSIDER -- BRIEFS -- Two North Carolina drivers for Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. earned top awards at the North Carolina Truck Driving Championships (TDC) held May 11-12.

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Goodbye, Hello

EDITOR'S JOURNAL -- The spirit of Truckers News will live on with new publication.

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