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Old 01-16-2013, 05:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How much to ship seats?

Does anyone know about how much it generally costs to ship a pair of Lotus seats to somewhere in the lower 48? Wondering if I sold mine how much to figure...
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I had 2 Exige seats shipped to me from Virginia to FL for $75 via FedEx
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I paid 125 via ups to ship 2 05 elise seats from ft worth to florida.

180 ish to ship 2 exige style seats from ft worth to somewhere east of there
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How were they packaged? Boxes? Any other major carriers who ship stuff like this?
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I had 2 Exige seats shipped to me from Virginia to FL for $75 via FedEx
How did those workout for you?
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How were they packaged? Boxes? Any other major carriers who ship stuff like this?
Also try Greyhound: Greyhound PackageXpress

They're incredibly cheap for larger items like this. You have to drop off/pick up at a bus terminal, but everyone that I know that has used them has been very happy. They're very popular with the R/C airplane crowd shipping fragile large scale model airplanes.
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When I got my Corbeau's in Corbeau UK shipped them to to US warehouse, which then sent to me via UPS Express, it was about $100 for that half of the shipping. Them both came in the same small box. I was so surprised that even 1 fit in it. This Greyhound shipping sounds like a great method for things like this, I'll have to keep that in mind.
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UPS ground from CA to NC - 2 seats from an 05' Elise - 40 pounds total - box was 30"x30"x50" = $50. The key here is that I shipped it from my place of employment using their company UPS account (and paid them back with a check), otherwise it would have cost more...
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How did those workout for you?
Haha - Awesome - I love them. The were packaged VERY well!!
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Shipped a Bride Zodia seat that was about 30lbs for $20 through Fedex. Used my company's account though
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