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Old 12-02-2015, 09:25 PM   #161
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How many did you order??

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Old 12-02-2015, 09:54 PM   #162
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I did not order these fish.
They were a gift from a member here who was clearly very successful raising their rams.
I believe there was around 28 in total that were sent to me.
I am still very excited to have new blood although very young.
They have eaten twice now so I hope they will be fine and grow out well!
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Old 12-03-2015, 06:51 PM   #163
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Houston the eagle has landed!
Well Nebraska has rams this evening!!
I want to thank everyone for an interesting year of shipping which ends with the bandit having a 100% success rate for live arrivals.

I want to add I think(unproven)that the usps is pretty good with medium and smaller packages.
100% for me.....
The origin of this story used a large box....
Just saying
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The Package USPS Lost/Destroyed of angels i sent sini was in a large thermal styro container... Hmmmmm.

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Houston the eagle has landed!

Well Nebraska has rams this evening!!

I want to thank everyone for an interesting year of shipping which ends with the bandit having a 100% success rate for live arrivals.



I want to add I think(unproven)that the usps is pretty good with medium and smaller packages.

100% for me.....

The origin of this story used a large box....

Just saying

I think you're on to something there with the small and med packages doing better than large packages. I've sent 3 packages and received 3 packages. All small except for one medium package that was delayed by two days... It seems like the small packages arrive the fastest and safely compared to other sized packages


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I have considered your and my experience.
I (in my own sick little head) believe they handle larger size packages differently.(it's harder to kick medium/small boxes around.)
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I have considered your and my experience.
I (in my own sick little head) believe they handle larger size packages differently.(it's harder to kick medium/small boxes around.)
From what I've read by ex-postal workers you are right.... Let me try to find a link.

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I think you're on to something there with the small and med packages doing better than large packages. I've sent 3 packages and received 3 packages. All small except for one medium package that was delayed by two days... It seems like the small packages arrive the fastest and safely compared to other sized packages


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I dont know man, I've had small boxes and medium boxes delayed and I've have small boxes arrive early

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I dont know man, I've had small boxes and medium boxes delayed and I've have small boxes arrive early

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I'm not so focused on timing..
Some of my medium were delayed(Hunter in Texas is one that took 5 days),
but none of my medium ,small boxes had any damage to them or were completely destroyed.
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I'm not so focused on timing..
Some of my medium were delayed(Hunter in Texas is one that took 5 days),
but none of my medium ,small boxes had any damage to them or were completely destroyed.
I've received medium and small boxes damaged, but it seems i have the worst luck with shipping.

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