Two Men and a Truck Sarasota

USDOT # 1915800
8251 15th Street E Unit N
Sarasota, FL 34243
Contact Phone: (941) 359-1904
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Moving with Two Men and a Truck Sarasota

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® of Sarasota opened in 1998 and is pleased to keep serving the zone today with a 98% referral rating from our clients and an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau every single year. We are dynamic individuals from the Sarasota Chamber of Commerce, the Manatee Chamber of Commerce, and the Anna Maria Chamber of Commerce. We are respected to have been voted "Best Mover" in the Sarasota and Manatee Herald Tribune's Reader's Choice Awards for seven straight years. Again this year we are looking for accomplices to help us in gathering gifts for our Movers for Moms® 2015 system. Every spring, alongside numerous schools and people, we work to gather things for mothers in need in the Sarasota, Bradenton, and Venice zones. All gave things are given to SPARCC, the main state-guaranteed place for casualties of abusive behavior at home in Sarasota and Desoto Counties.

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I had a truly extreme move, alone while my spouse was away and restricted help. This organization and its workers were totally AWESOME! They were fast, accommodating, mindful and proficient. They esteemed my financial plan and in this manner my time desires and despite the fact that I had a HUGE obstacle in my new home buy which multiplied my charges while they needed to sit tight for the title to clear....yes, it was somewhat of a nightmare...Two Men and A Truck offered me some assistance with maintaining my rational soundness. They never lost their understanding or their sympathy toward me and my property. I can't talk exceedingly enough of this organization! Much obliged to you, thank you, bless your heart!!

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QuestionTrucks and cars have much in commonmechanicallyas well asancestrally.One link between them is the steam-powered fardier Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot, who built it in 1769. Unfortunately for him, steam trucks were notreallycommon until the mid 1800's. While looking at thispractically, it would be much harder to have a steam truck. This ismostlydue to the fact that the roads of the timewere builtfor horse and carriages. Steam truckswere leftto very short hauls, usually from a factory to the nearest railway station.In 1881, the first semi-trailer appeared, and it was in fact towed by a steam tractor manufactured by De Dion-Bouton.Steam-powered truckswere soldin France and in the United States,apparentlyuntil the eve of World War I. Also, at the beginning of World War II in the United Kingdom, theywere knownas 'steam wagons'.

QuestionThe year 1611 marked an important time for trucks, as that is when the word originated. The usage of "truck" referred to the small strong wheels on ships' cannon carriages. Further extending its usage in 1771, it came to refer to carts for carrying heavy loads. In 1916 it became shortened, calling it a "motor truck".While since the 1930's its expanded application goes as faras tosay "motor-powered load carrier".

QuestionThere are certain characteristics of a truck that makes it an "off-road truck". They generally standard, extra heavy-duty highway-legal trucks.Although legal, they have off-road features like front driving axle and special tires for applying it to tasks such as logging and construction.The purpose-built off-road vehiclesare unconstrained byweighing limits, such as theLibherrT 282B mining truck.


In 1938, the now-eliminated Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) enforced the first Hours of Service (HOS) rules. Drivers became limited to 12 hours of work within a 15-hour period.At this time, work included loading, unloading, driving, handling freight, preparing reports, preparing vehicles for service, or performing any other duty in relation to the transportation of passengers or property.
The ICC intended for the 3-hour difference between 12 hours of work and 15 hours on-duty tobe usedfor meals and rest breaks.This meant that the weekly maxwas limitedto 60 hours over 7 days (non-dailydrivers), or 70 hours over 8 days (daily drivers). With these rules in place, it allowed 12 hours of work within a 15-hour period, 9 hours of rest, with 3 hours for breaks within a 24-hour day.

QuestionReleased in 1998, the film Black Dog featured Patrick Swayze as a truck driver who made it out of prison.However, his life of crime continued, as hewas manipulatedinto the transportation of illegal guns.Writer Scott Doviak has described the movie as a "high-octane riff on White Line Fever" as well as "a throwback to the trucker movies of the 70s".