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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-02-2010, 10:40 PM
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Any input on shipping? General cost, methods. I read somewhere that you can ship a snowboard for around $30 but I ran some estimates on the sites and they all came back like $60+.

I'm trying to buy a snowboard + bindings from somebody on here and just looking for suggestions on how to pack it, where to go to get it the cheapest.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-03-2010, 07:49 AM
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I've shipped boards UPS and Fed EX before. Generally board alone runs $25-$35 to ship, depending on location. Add in bindings (which for packaging purposes are typically easier to pack separate) and you've got an additional $10-$20. As for packing, I've just saved packaging from boards I've bought online (for myself and others) and used that, but worst case is the board can be packed with a large sheet of cardboard folded into an "envelope" of sorts. Bindings just ship in original box or something similar sized.
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