old friend is slimming down the warehouse
Mark J. Blair
nf6x at nf6x.net
Fri Jun 24 12:34:42 CDT 2016
> On Jun 24, 2016, at 10:30, Swift Griggs <swiftgriggs at gmail.com> wrote:
> I wish one of these shippers would develop a glass-coke-bottle style
> business model. You ask for a secure container and they can either be
> delivered for $$$ or you can pick them up. The containers should be made
> from real materials (wood or something strong with nice foam suspension or
> padding with FRAGILE printed all over them).
A crate will protect better against being squished by other cargo, but it's still up to the shipper to know how to secure the item inside well enough to withstand shock. A fully assembled heavy thing inside a fragile plastic case may not make it intact no matter how good the padding is.
Mark J. Blair, NF6X <nf6x at nf6x.net>
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