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Truck Driver Gift Ideas, A Trucker’s Friend


Before we know it, Christmas will be here.  Don’t get caught in the last-minute Christmas shopping frenzy– start now and beat the crowds.

Each week, we’ll be bringing you information about products designed specifically for truck drivers.  So, if you’re stumped on what to buy, check out our gift guides that offer gift ideas to fit every budget.

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[box title=”RoadPro RPTT-1 19″ Assorted Dark or Light Wood Wooden Tire Thumper” color=”#333333″]Save time and money and ensure stay safe on the road with this handy tire thumper. Made of durable solid wood with a ridged handle for a sure grip, this thumper gives you a quick, easy way to check tires for low air and road damage to keep you on safely on the road.

Another great innovation from RoadPro, your trusted travel companion, bringing the comforts of home to on-the-go living.

Product Features: *Made of durable solid wood *Ridged handle and leather strap *Available in light and dark wood. $18.97


[box title=”19 Inch JVC LED TV with DVD Player” color=”#333333″] Watch DVDs on the road with this affordable TV/DVD combo.  Brand: JVC Model: LT19DE62 This 19″ LED TV includes an integrated DVD player for video, audio and photo playback.

Product Features: Resolution: 1366 x 768. Contrast Ratio: 1000:1 Built-in ATSC and QAM. Dynamic Gamma Control Natural Cinema (3-2 Pull-down). 3D Digital Comb Filter. Digital Noise Reduction 4 Picture Modes (Sports/Standard/Movie/Memory) Dolby Digital. DTS Out, DTS Certified $149.99[/box]


[box title=”CDL Life’s Pick: Innovation Factory IF-221 Trucker’s Friend All-Purpose and Rescue Tool” color=”#f7f436″]The USA-made Trucker’s Friend is an all-purpose tool, built tough and specifically designed to meet the needs of professional truck drivers. But it’s so much more. In any situation that requires hacking, prying, pulling or pounding, you will feel real peace of mind with this serious tool on board. The Trucker’s Friend is backed by a no-hassle Lifetime Replacement Guarantee. A durable, powerful multitool The Trucker’s Friend features a Shock-Absorbing PowerGrip on the non-conducting fiberglass handle for easy handling. The head is a cast alloy steel blade and shank that’s been heat-treated for extra strength, with a rust-resistant matte finish. A temporary blade guard is included to help prevent potential accidents when not in use.

Product Features:

  • Handy all-purpose hand tool designed for professional truck drivers
  • Cut branches, pry loose nails, chip away hard-packed ice, and more
  • Includes curved axe, spanner, hammer, nail puller, tire chain hook, pry bar and lever
  • Fight off zombie attacks
  • Shock-absorbing power grip and fiberglass handle
  • Made in the USA


[box title=”Stanley 94-248 65-Piece Tool Set” color=”#333333″]You’ll have the right equipment for every job with this convenient, 65-piece hand tool set. Weighing less than 10 pounds, the black case with built-in handle includes a hammer, a wrench, pliers, and a screwdriver set. Allen wrenches and a ratchet set are also included.

Product Features: Set packaged in blow molded case for easy tool storage. Tools meet or exceed ANSI specs Hex key sets come in durable caddies to keep keys organized, one for SAE keys and a separate one for metric Full polish ratchet and sockets for easy cleaning Limited lifetime warranty. $39.95[/box]

[box title=”R310 2.7-inch 140 degrees Dual Lens dash board camera car dvr black box video recorder + gps logger” color=”#333333″]Ultra-small size, dual lens with high definition, the front lens can rotate frontwards and backwards for 270 degree and the back super-periscopic lens can rotate for 270 degree which have a high resolution, both of the lens are combined perfectly, which facilitates the video shooting from multi-angles in various occasion to get a video with high resolution. 1/4 inch internal photosensitive elements with low noise and high picture quality, which can capture ultra-clear pictures in relatively dark occasion. Internal lithium polymer battery, which enables video shooting being carried out while charging. Internal microphone / speaker. Support TF card with high capacity Turn it on and start video shooting function automatically as the vehicle starts. Delay starting function, which can prevent it from damage caused by pulse current occurred at the moment of vehicle starting. GPS scanning and positioning, travelling track restoring, which makes everything is under control. Infrared photosensitive Gravity Sensor Video encryption protects user’s privacy by setting password. Adjust the position of the lens: its front/back lens can be rotated for 270 degree to the front or back, so as to cooperate with the fixing position of the Tachograph with better effect to reach a better video shooting effect.

Product Features:

  • Dual Lens,Front lens: 140 wide-degree,Back lens: 120 wide-degree
  • Video resolution 640*480 30fps
  • GPS Module,Gravity Sensor
  • Adjust the position of the lens: its front/back lens can be rotated for 270 degree to the front or back


[box title=”Trillium TWI-4001 12V Heated Camo Cozy Polar Fleece Blanket” color=”#333333″]The camo cozy is the ideal travel companion for all weather conditions. Simply plugs into any 12-volt cigarette lighter or power outlet or any 12-volt battery pack which is not included and warms quickly to provide comfort and warmth in the blind, boat or car. Large enough for two people and is perfect for one. Features include patented 30 or 45 minute timer with automatic shut-off to prevent battery drain in case you forget to unplug it, auto temperature control to maintain just the right temperature, reset button, heavy duty 7 feet fused power cord with LED indicator. Made of 100 percentage high quality, super-soft, polyester fleece. Great for cold morning starts or keeping kids comfortable in the back on long road trips. The blanket will provide warmth, whether it is plugged in or not. 90 days limited warranty. It is perfect for offering immediate warmth in chilly situations and keeps you warm and cozy when the temperature drops. Great for camping, tailgating, hunting, road trips and emergencies.

Product Features:

  • 100 percentage super-soft fleece warms quickly
  • Fused plug with power indicator inserts into any 12-volt outlet
  • 30 or 45 minutes timer with reset button
  • Long 7 feet cord
  • Low ampere draw, which uses only 4 amperes


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