Packing Pots | Carol Long | Episode 895

Carol Prolonged | Episode 895

This episode is a minimal unique from everything that we have done ahead of. Carol Extensive can make a good deal of do the job, sells a great deal of operate, and therefore ships a ton of function. When Carol and I had been finished recording her episode (episode 894), we ongoing our conversation. The concentration of our discussion was her delivery function methods. Because her work has so a lot of breakable elements, she has had to be really conscientious with her packing methods. So we strike the record button all over again and talked packing.

The butterfly platter is large but the handles are fragile.   Stiff buffers are in destinations that are not handles to maintain it away from the edges of the box.  Smooth padding is stuffed all-around the handles.  Then double boxed.  20″x 20″x 12″ box. Cost $100ish to go to CT.  Too considerably $!

I ought to have taken it all apart and reboxed lesser.  Vowed to do improved future time.


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The dragonfly platter was oriented in the box to relieve pressure on 2 handles but would have to have a greater box to accommodate the 3rd handle. No!

-slice out aspect of box for 3rd handle.  Now it has to be taken care of in the 2nd box.  I wouldn’t suggest degrading the structural integrity of the box, but it worked for this one.

-reduce out house in stiff foam for 3rd handle.  The foam has to be secured so it does not go.

 -voids loaded.

-distinct packing tape on inside box. It is easy to use and doesn’t need much.

-new containers Uline

-foam is recycled.

-black bubble wrap all-around the pot is not recycled.  It is tender and a lot easier to pop so it needs a couple of levels just in scenario. Uline

-blue bubble wrap is recycled. Incredibly stiff.  Not excellent following to the pot. Terrific for in between boxes.

fiber packing is Uline.  I’m trying to come across superior packing resources.  It’s major and sends fiber into the air.  I like it but my fav is nevertheless bubble wrap.

-sealed with preprinted strengthened paper tape. Uline

-4″x 6″ label printed directly from what the customer has furnished on the web site. bluetooth

-$40ish to Ga

-much superior

The tall deer vase has handles that lengthen along the sides.  The pot is significant so the handles need to be safeguarded from impact.

A piece of styrofoam inside of the pot that extends to the side of the box. That retains the top rated of the pot away from the box.  That is secured with other styrofoam to hold it from moving aspect to facet.

The foundation is secured from going facet to facet.

All voids are filled to prevent shifting.

Considering that the pot is so hefty it is double boxed with a handful of inches all about.

Voids crammed.


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