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I couldn’t find any other spots on this subject, but does anyone know the cheapest way to ship a driver? I like to buy and sell clubs online, but most drivers cost me around $50/ea shipping from the Midwest. Just wondering if I’m totally stupid or that’s just how it is. I’ve been told that cost depends on size of box and destination zip code.

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USPS. The most I've probably paid is about $15 shipping from MD to West Coast. I can print out the labels straight from eBay/Paypal and now even with Stay At Home orders I schedule pickup during normal mail delivery.

I gave up FedEx and UPS probably about 2 years ago.

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I am in AZ and with the right box I can get my shipping of a driver down to about $30-40 depending on where it is going using ground shipping. Sometimes the NE states will cost me a little more. The first few times I shipped a driver I used a standard 6"x 6"x 60" box and it was $50-$60. Just by cutting the box dimensions down to 4.5"x 5.5" x 50"(same size Callaway Preowned uses for drivers) it saved me $15 to $20 per shipment.

 

So now depending on what I am shipping, I keep the box dimensions as small as I can while still protecting the club and shaft, because it saves me quite a bit of $$$ over several packages shipped. I hope that helps a little.

 

USPS is a little cheaper, but I have had issues with them bending and crushing the boxes, so I do not use them anymore.

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USPS is usually the cheapest and fastest. The key is to keep the dimensions to as close to 48”x6”x6” as possible. You can always separate the shaft/head to shorten the length. I just shipped a driver from TN to AZ and it was $20 & some change, fully insured.

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I've shipped 3 drivers in the last 3 months. All USPS Priority Insured. None cost more than $14 , even insuring for up to $200 and going from CA to the east coast. Make sure box is 48 x 4 x 4 if possible. It's a standard size and won't be charged extra. I also print the postage at home as it always seems to be a bit cheaper.

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You can go through them but I get a slight discount when I do it through PayPal/eBay. I signed up for a shipping discount via eBay years ago. So on average it saves me 1-2$ per shipment.

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Same here. I don’t get these people saying it’s $30-$40 to ship?? I don’t know if people aren’t doing their homework or just using wrong information but I’ve shipped a set of irons and a driver from MD to CA and it was no more than $15.

I skip over eBay auctions where the shipping is a ridiculous price. Or I’ll ask the seller to charge me actual shipping as I know it’s not that high.

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