Shipping stuff to Reno

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Shipping stuff to Reno

Postby Ivory Bill » Sun Dec 13, 2009 2:38 pm

We had planned on shipping stuff to a friends house near Reno, and now find that may not be possible.

Are there any business or whatever will accept packages, bikes and tents and that?
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Postby zachass » Sun Dec 13, 2009 3:00 pm

I don't have a good idea abour a particular company, but you might look into shipping companies with a pod-type thing. That might be cost prohibitive though.
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Re: Shipping stuff to Reno

Postby mdmf007 » Sun Dec 13, 2009 3:14 pm

Ivory Bill wrote:We had planned on shipping stuff to a friends house near Reno, and now find that may not be possible.

Are there any business or whatever will accept packages, bikes and tents and that?


We have had stuff shipped to Hotels in reno and Vegas - if you have a room there its not a prob. You could always add the room rate into your shipping costs.

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Postby theCryptofishist » Sun Dec 13, 2009 5:35 pm

You could contact the UPS store and see if it's possible and under what conditions.
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Postby Ivory Bill » Sun Jan 03, 2010 5:45 pm

UPS will hold stuff for five bizzness days. for free.
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Postby Oldguy » Sun Jan 03, 2010 7:47 pm

A Mr. Pettibone shipped me a massage table by Greyhound from L.A. to Reno in a bicycle sized cardboard box. Same day service since busses run 24/7/365. If you're driving, the package will probably get there before you do...
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