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Old 08-23-2010, 03:10 PM   #1
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best way to ship vintage fridge?

recomendations on trucking companys?, and methods on shipping a 59' dometic from Asheville nc. to Minn.? Thanks, Jeff
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Old 08-23-2010, 03:15 PM   #2
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Shoot, that's a hop skip...go get it.
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Old 08-23-2010, 06:55 PM   #3
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Stay away from United Parcel Smashers unless yuo want a jigsaw puzzle to put together. Do a search for USHIP.COM and post it there. the site is full of small shippers who will treat you right.
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Old 08-23-2010, 08:18 PM   #4
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When we shipped our vintage fridge to CA to be rebuilt, we bolted it to a pallet and wrapped in in cardboard. We called around and found FedEX Ground to be reasonable and they picked it up...as I recall it was about $55-60 to ship each way.

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If it goes on a pallet, get written confirmation that other things will NOT be stacked on it, unless you do something to you packaging to make it secure under load from other items.
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I need to also ship a '59 Dometic. During shipping does the refrigerator need to be kept in the upright position?
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