UPS was Re: Need Burroughs Tape Spec's

From: Ethan Dicks <>
Date: Wed Apr 17 14:34:46 2002

--- Sridhar the POWERful <> wrote:
> On Tue, 16 Apr 2002, r. 'bear' stricklin wrote:
> I once had shipped by UPS a 27" Trinitron monitor. It was heavy. It was
> double boxed, with 8" of noncompressible spray-foam between the two
> boxes, and another 3" of rigid foam between the inner box and the monitor
> itself. The monitor was shattered. They must have dropped it from
> several feet up in the air.

They probably did. I was told by a friend who worked at the local depot
that they have a conveyer 4' off the ground that moves boxes at 30mph.
Stuff falls off every day.


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