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by W3TDH
Thu Sep 27, 2007 1:25 am
Forum: Shipping & Packing Discussion
Topic: Never mark anything fragile
Replies: 9
Views: 21314

I don't believe I metioned UPS

I never meant to imply that a particular carrier was any worse than another and since their are UPS bashing threads already you could rant their or start a new rant of your own. The studies that I read back in the pre internet days of my management courses in college were not carrier specific. Instr...
by W3TDH
Wed Sep 26, 2007 4:03 pm
Forum: Shipping & Packing Discussion
Topic: Never mark anything fragile
Replies: 9
Views: 21314

Never mark anything fragile

A number of studies have been done were identical packages of instrumentation have been shipped via various carriers with one of the packages marked fragile and the other unmarked. In every such study the package marked fragile got treated worse.
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Tom Horne, W3TDH