Guy and List,
I just got a reply from Bob Haug asking me where I got that big of
Tupperware container :-)
It was actually a Rubbermaid Action Packer. the regular rubbermaid
tubs you can buy at the store work great.I got this idea from Mark Dent
who said he sent a transmission that way.
UPS will take packages up to 150 pounds. The R16 block in the tub weighed
in at 116 pounds. I had to lift it up to the scales :-) where was Terry Cost
I needed him . A U20 or an R16 should way close to the 150 pounds even with
the crank. It cost about $70 for the block and another $70 for the remainder of
Pamela Pepoy wrote:
> Mike Poorboy shipped my stroker block from Idaho to Arizona in a big
> plastic tub.
> He taped it shut and sent is via UPS for about $100.00 or so.
> Tempe, AZ
> JRDMF@aol.com wrote:
> > Last time I had an engine shipped it was from Indiana to California, and the
> > best price I found was with Yellow Freight. (About $300.00) They will not
> > crate it, and they will expect you to have a forklift, or some very large
> > friends to get it off of the truck.
> > Good Luck
> > Jon