Stop thinking like a contractor!

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by Steiner, Mar 18, 2013.

  1. whiffyspark

    whiffyspark LawnSite Fanatic
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    Wouldn't derating trucks result in over load tickets? For example derating a 12k lb trailer to 9999
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  2. Duffster

    Duffster LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Midwest
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    Only if your truck is smarter than you.
     
  3. seabee24

    seabee24 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Best post I read all day
     
  4. whiffyspark

    whiffyspark LawnSite Fanatic
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    Okay I understand derating to stay under cdl. But if you carry the same loads, youd be completely illegal, cdl or not. Correct?
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  5. alldayrj

    alldayrj LawnSite Gold Member
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    You would only be illegal if you broke the law
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  6. JContracting

    JContracting LawnSite Bronze Member
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    And the discussion goes back to trucks :laugh:

    Sounds like it'd be pretty funny to see a bunch of disgruntled contractors getting more and more angry at what the presenter was saying.
     
  7. ncknaklawns

    ncknaklawns LawnSite Senior Member
    from NY
    Posts: 379

    Will it block the sun for my next door neighbor?
     
  8. jsslawncare

    jsslawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,674

    I never understood why someone would spend $60k for a work truck.
     

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