[vcf-midatlantic] Help shipping ASR-33 from Allentown
dfnum3 at gmail.com
Thu May 12 21:55:45 UTC 2022
It's coming to Dallas TX.
I will gauge the seller's level of knowledge, but his in his last
message, a month ago, he said:
> "I'll be going to my facility this week. I wanna,see how I can
> break it down to make it more flat than tall. Thanks for your
So I suspect he is not familiar with the teletype innards.
Jonathan Chapman via vcf-midatlantic wrote on 5/12/22 3:12 PM:
> Where's it off to? I have business in the northeast that will take me through the area.
> ------- Original Message -------
> On Thursday, May 12th, 2022 at 16:07, Dave via vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> Back in February, I bought an ASR-33 teletype on Ebay. The seller is
>> stalling on the shipping. Initially, I think there were some family
>> issues, and now I suspect he's just having trouble figuring out how to
>> get the ASR prepared for freight.
>> I contacted him a month a go and he said he was going to see "how I can
>> break it down to make if more flat than tall". I suspect (and hope)
>> that he is an honest (if not super diligent) seller that has no idea how
>> to ship this.
>> Is there anyone on this list who might be able to give me a hand in
>> getting this going? I imagine that some folks here may have been
>> through something like this in the past.
>> I could use any help at all, including guidance on the best way to ship
>> the teletype, any suggestions for (as minimal as possible) disassembly
>> and getting it on a pallet, etc. If there is someone in the Allentown
>> area who might be able to help me get this shipped, I would be most
>> Thanks in advance,
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