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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2013 12:02 am 
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Hi,

I need to ship a pair of wheels from Australia to the UK and was hoping somebody may have some experience of this or similar and could recommend a well priced option?

Quotes from FedEx seem to cost half the value of the wheels ($2k wheels).

Thanks!


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:06 am 
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I shipped my touring bike back a couple of years ago with DHL, was something like £250 and took a week. Try looking into excess baggage companies, they were a lot cheaper than the couriers when I was looking but wouldn't take a full bike as it was too big in the box, I think they would take a wheel box though.


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 09, 2013 10:37 am 
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Try http://www.packsend.com.au/.


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 06, 2013 11:24 pm 
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You can use http://www.excess-baggage.com


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 07, 2013 8:51 am 
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You found cheaper wheels in Aus then UK or Europe? Amazing

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