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Old 03-31-2021, 08:23 AM
tomhanaway tomhanaway is offline
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Default Packing drdt-2 dimpler

Iíve sold my dimpler through VAF classifieds. Now I have to figure out how to package it for shipment. Any suggestions from anyone thatís been through this.

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Old 03-31-2021, 09:27 AM is online now
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Bolted to a piece of plywood and put in a strong box size of DRDT. filled with peanuts as full as you can. Then spend the shipping money
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Old 03-31-2021, 09:26 PM
blaplante blaplante is offline
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Default UPS

UPS has an online only option call Simple Rate. It is flat rate based on the package cubic inches, and max of I think 50 pounds or so. If you go to the UPS store they won't / can't sell you the option. Unlike USPS you use your own box. Recently shipping some relatively heavy stuff it saved me $30 per package (about 1/2 price).
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