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Handlebar Shipping Advise Needed

I am going to ship another member here an extra OEM handlebar I have.

I have been scratching my head as to how to pack it. Anyone have experience or advise they can offer?

It is light, but a awkwardly shaped.

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You have to find a box that it fits in. If you try just wrapping it with paper and tape odds are the paper will tear and the bar might get scratched up. Or because it's a weird shape it might get dropped and dinged up.

UPS should just charge you by weight... You can save yourself the headache and just take it to a UPS store and let them wrap it too.

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You have to find a box that it fits in.


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I think UPS will also charge (like USPS) for "weird" package sizes. If you can find a flattish one that the bar will fit in, you might get by without the extra charge.

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