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Re: Cross-country shipping of large network/computer gear?
From: just me <matt () snark net>
Date: Wed, 27 Aug 2003 19:38:03 -0700 (PDT)


On 27 Aug 2003, Robert E. Seastrom wrote:

  "N. Richard Solis" <nrsolis () aol net> writes:

  > FedEx will be your best bet.  Trust me.

  FedEx Heavy = "pay a surcharge for heavy boxes, get it moved by a 120
  pound delivery person with a handtruck rather than a pallet jack or
  other appropriate freight handling equipment... and dropped off the
  truck".  My experience is a 40% damage rate when shipping Cisco 7507
  and 7513 routers via FedEx Heavy.  Here are some pictures from back
  when I was at AboveNet: http://www.seastrom.com/fedex/


You aren't alone:

http://www.16paws.com/FedEx/

matto


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