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cross21114

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Posted: 04/16/19 09:15am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

Here's one bridge to stay away from in Durham, NC.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USu8vT_tfdw

Sorry, don't know why this is not a clickable link.


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SugarHillCTD

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Posted: 04/17/19 06:44am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

That's the infamous 11'-8" underpass. (did you post that as an image or a link?)

But here is a really nasty one- 10'- 6"

https://youtu.be/V3-UugI0JoA

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Posted: 04/22/19 06:50am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

My setup is just under 13.5’ and I just went through this while visiting NC. Many rail bridges are under 12.5’ and I had to take alternate truck routes or not get into some towns.


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Posted: 04/22/19 04:05pm Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

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Anything you won't fit under should be very well marked as that is lower than the std. max height for highway travel.
I wish that were true. An illegally-low branch on a tree totaled our previous TC. There was no warning sign. The only warning was the
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Posted: 04/26/19 07:53am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

mattyj wrote:

I look at clearance signs but if its close I get out of the truck and look.

I do the same at drive-thru tellers. [emoticon]


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