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frank o

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« on: April 11, 2009, 01:19:47 PM »

I guy I know ships alot of large car parts and he uses greyhound and says their rates are reasonable, he has shipped hoods and fenders and says you cannot beat their prices. Just thought I would mention it .
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« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2009, 02:12:51 PM »

Yup.Brian and I have swapped parts and used the bus before.
Of course that is across Canada and no border crossing........I can do that myself.Heh Heh
 
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« Reply #2 on: May 03, 2009, 09:25:09 AM »

Border crossing on the bus is not cheap...I priced out some shipping from Canada to the US for some big parts and it was going to be hundreds of dollars!!!
 
Same parts shipped by bus within Canada was like $50!!
 
 
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« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2009, 09:35:18 AM »

I have been busy doing a lot of border crossing lately.
However,that is about to change June 1st since I am still waiting for my new passport.
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« Reply #4 on: May 03, 2009, 07:30:12 PM »

Ohhh your one of the ones who waited until the last minute...Sheesh haven't the US guards been badgering you endlessly about this.
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Brian

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« Reply #5 on: May 04, 2009, 07:29:15 AM »

"Friendly" reminders.At least I have the new style driver's licence that has a chip and they scan it.

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« Reply #6 on: May 04, 2009, 10:03:16 PM »

I got my passport last november/december...but I was hounded by the guards and they acted like every time I handed them my driver liscence and birth certicate that it was a personal affront to them and the way they are to do there job....even had a few go off on rants..... :(
 
Anyway now they are more then happy to let me into their country....
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