AC Alternating Current
AD Abovedeck
ADBD Abovedeck Belt Drive
ADHD Abovedeck Hydraulic Drive
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers
ATF Automatic Transmission Fluid
BD Belt Drive
BDC Bottom Dead Centre
CA Cab to Axle Length
CAC-A Air Carbon Arc Cutting
CC Constant Current
CFM Cubic Feet per Minute
CV Constant Voltage
DC Direct Current
DCEN Direct Current Electrode Negative
DCEP Direct Current Electrode Positive
EC Electric Cooled
EMF Voltage is sometimes termed “Electromotive Force”
FC Front Cooled
FCAW Flux Cored Arc Welding
GAWR Gross Axle Weight Rating
GPM Gallons per Minute
GMAW Gaw Metal Arc Welding
GVWR Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
HC Hydraulic Cooled
HD Hydraulic Drive
ICFM Inlet Cubic Feet per Minute
KVA Kilovolt-amperes
KW Kilowatts
MAG or MIG Metal Insert Gas Welding (In the US, both MIG and MAG welding are described by the term GMAW [Gas Metal Arc Welding])
OCV Open-Circuit Voltage
PSI Pounds per Square Inch
PSIG Pounds per Square Inch Gauge
PTO Power Take Off
RPM Revolutions per Minute
SCFM Standard Cubic Feet per Minute
SM Side Mount
TDC Top Dead Centre
TIG Welding Tungsten Inert Gas
TM Tractor Mount
TMBD Tractor Mount Belt Drive
UD Underdeck
UDHD Underdeck Hydraulic Drive
UDISS Underdeck Integral Split-Shaft
UDSM Underdeck Side Mount
WB Wheel Base