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How to Ship a Baby Bouncer

A baby bouncer, also called baby rocker, is a device in which an infant may be securely laid to allow parents or care givers to take some rest or do other tasks. The bouncer will respond to the child’s kicks and movements with up-and-down or side-to-side motion which have calming effect. Some bouncers also come…

May 13, 2014
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How to Ship a Stylus

A stylus is a pen-like device used to navigate, write or draw on devices such as smart phones, tablet PCs, touch screen monitors, eBooks, and other touch-sensitive electronic gadgets. It works by conducting electrical current from your hand to the stylus tip and onto the touch screen device. While most touch screen devices are designed…

May 7, 2014
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How to Ship a Camera Tripod

In photography, a tripod is a three-legged device used to stabilize and elevate a camera, a flash unit, or other photographic equipment. It is usually made from light-weight and sturdy material such as aluminum, carbon fiber, steel or plastic. Tripods are typically comprised of a central post, with three collapsible telescoping legs and a head…

April 16, 2014
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How to Ship a Camping Tent

A tent is an essential equipment which provides comfortable shelter when hiking, camping and other outdoor activities. Tents used for recreational camping are typically light-weight and collapsible, making them easy to carry by strapping them on backpacks. Camping tents come in a variety of styles and sizes that can accommodate a single or multiple users….

April 8, 2014
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How to Ship an Umbrella

Umbrellas make versatile gifts as they are very useful during rainy or sunny days. They come in variety of sizes, styles and designs that are available at a variety of price points, ranging from a few dollars at a discount shop to a few hundred dollars for a designer model. Umbrellas are typically made from…

March 31, 2014
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How to Ship a Telegraph Key

A telegraph key, also called a bug, is a device used to transmit coded communication, such as Morse Code, which was at some point in history, is the only way to communicate over long distances. Many of us may not be familiar with this era of communication, but for those who know about the importance…

March 19, 2014
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Auto Transport 101: What to look for when shipping your vehicle

There are many auto transportation companies out there but only a handful can offer excellent service and ensure that your vehicle arrives in its destination in excellent condition. Here are some factors to consider when looking for an auto transportation company to avoid costly mistakes or any unpleasant situation. Fast Delivery. A good car shipping…

March 18, 2014
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How to Ship Draperies and Curtains

Good draperies and curtains, especially those made from luxurious fabrics such as silk, damask and velvet, can get very expensive. These fabrics are also fragile and could easily crease and tear if not properly packed. These type of window treatments must be handled with utmost care especially when being transported. Here are some tips on…

March 12, 2014
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How to Ship Film Reels

Before digital video recording devices were introduced, people were capturing memories by shooting home videos on film reels to be viewed on a projector screen. Advancement in technology now allows us to film special moments using digital cameras and store them on hard drives, DVDs or other digital optical disc storage systems. Converting old movies…

March 10, 2014
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How to Ship a Yoga Mat

A yoga mat is an important item for yoga practitioners. It provides the user a comfortable cushion on a floor, as well as gives necessary traction to prevent slipping and sliding to perform your exercises effectively. Yoga mats are typically around 72″ / 182 cm long and have a width of 24″ / 60 cm…

March 6, 2014
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How to Ship Matches

Collecting matches, or any match-related items, is one of the most popular hobbies in the world. The hobby even has its own name, phillumeny or phillumenism, while the person who engages in it is called a phillumenist. Collectors look for unique labels and designs on matchboxes or matchbooks. Vintage matchboxes in mint condition are most…

March 4, 2014
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How to Ship Stamps

Postage stamp collecting and philately (or the study of stamps and postal history) are some of the world’s most popular hobbies. Postage stamps are often collected for their historical value and designs featuring a wide array of subjects including important personalities, flowers, animals and landmarks. Special releases and commemorative stamps are also highly collectible. In…

March 4, 2014
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How to Ship a Shower Heater

The tankless shower heater, also called demand-type water heater, is a practical and cost efficient alternative to tank-type heaters which require containers to heat and store hot water. Because it provides hot water only as it is needed, a tankless shower heater doesn’t produce the standby energy losses associated with storage water heaters, thereby saving…

February 28, 2014
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How to Ship Moss

Mosses are small, soft plants that are becoming popular among gardeners and plant collectors. These plants are used in creating moss and rock gardens, terrariums, as soil cover for bonsais and other gardening projects. There are approximately 12,000 species of moss that vary in appearance and growth patterns. While a hardy plant, moss still requires…

February 19, 2014
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How to Ship a Wallet

Wallets are great gift items for all occasions. Used by both men and women, young or old, wallets are indispensable accessories for carrying or organizing personal items such as cash, credit cards, identification documents, photographs and business cards. They can be made from different materials including leather and fabrics, with prices ranging from affordable department…

February 5, 2014
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How to Ship Swords

Many people, believe it or not, are fascinated by swords. These bladed weapons are some of the most popular collected items. Almost all cultures have a sword of some sort making these items easily available to collectors. Some collectors prefer antique swords while others make do with replicas. Swords vary in widths and lengths as…

January 28, 2014
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How to Ship a Smoking Pipe

A smoking pipe, or simply pipe, is a device specifically made to smoke tobacco. Pipes can be made from a variety of materials including wood, Meerschaum¬† (a form of mineral, clay, glass, Calabash gourds (usually with meerschaum or porcelain bowls set inside them) and even corn cobs! Prices range depending on the material used as…

January 20, 2014
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How to Ship a Telescope

A telescope is a device used to magnify distant objects. There are many varieties of telescopes to choose from, and many price ranges to consider. Scopes come in all shapes and sizes, from a small plastic tube you can buy at a toy store, to the massive Hubble Space Telescope, which weighs several tons and…

January 16, 2014
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How to Ship a Safe Box

A safe box, or simply safe, is a box equipped with locking mechanism used for securing valuable objects against theft or damage from fire, the elements or pests. It is usually a hollow cuboid, with one face being removable or hinged to form a door. The body and door may be cast from metal (such…

January 15, 2014
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How to Ship a Bike Fork

If an entire bicycle can be shipped without any hassle, sending a bike part such as a front fork, should be breeze.¬† All you have to do is pack it really well, with enough cushioning, to protect from impact that can cause damage such as dents, bents and scratches. The front fork is an important…

January 9, 2014
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