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Old 10-11-07, 12:19 AM   #1
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Shipping a Raleigh Twenty

I'm having a hard time finding a decent price to ship a Raleigh Twenty from AZ to VA, all the online quotes are over $100, for fedex, DHL and UPS. I haven't a clue what's wrong, even if I took the pedals and front wheel off and shipped it unfolded I'm not anywhere near what I'd expect the price to be. I shipped a touring bike two years ago and it was under fifty dollars. What prices are people paying to ship their folders or conventional framed bikes?

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Old 10-11-07, 07:31 AM   #2
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I'm not sure how accurate the online quotes are; last month I shipped a non-folding R20 from DC to NJ in a standard bike box via UPS Ground for $30.
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