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#328191 - 03/14/09 12:24 AM boxes and bubble wrap
kmahany Offline
Does anyone know where we can get a box and some bubble wrap? We got this sailboat and have to figure out how to get it home. Thanks!!!

#328203 - 03/14/09 01:06 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: kmahany]
gailtor Offline
Boy that will take alot of bubble wrap and a really big box to wrap a sailboat. smile

Oh wait, maybe you mean a carving not the kind you actually sail on.

Sorry couldn't resist. laugh Please don't hate me.

I believe there is at least one store that sells office type supplies and they probably have bubble wrap. I will ask Tacogirl because she knows what store I am talking about. Then she can post here which store and where it is located.

Gail cool

#328206 - 03/14/09 01:51 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: gailtor]
bobcat bill Offline
there is a office supply store on Front Street down by Belize Bank

#328209 - 03/14/09 02:22 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: bobcat bill]
JZB Offline
I would give Caye Supply a try (on back street).

#328234 - 03/14/09 03:17 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: JZB]
kmahany Offline
Gailtor- Our first worry was the bubble wrap and the box, our next concern is how we will fit it in the overhead compartment on the plane....or find a sailing route from here to Colorado wink

It is a wood carving, but we did not bring a bag that it will fit in. Thank you everyone for suggestions. We will try Caye supply tomorrow.

#328238 - 03/14/09 03:37 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: kmahany]
gailtor Offline
LOL at kmahany smile Tough to find a sailing route to CO.

Yes, that's the place I was thinking of JZB.. Caye Supply.

Another suggestion is shipping it. I know that Orange regularily ships large items so it can be done. But then it becomes a question of cost.

Good luck.
Gail cool

#328239 - 03/14/09 03:43 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: bobcat bill]
carbunkletrumpet Offline
Originally Posted By: bobcat bill
there is a office supply store on Front Street down by Belize Bank

Stab in the dark here BCB but let me guess that it is near an ice cream store? And thank you as I now have a craving for ice cream at 10AM now!
But why eat my vegetables I already know that I am short!

#328243 - 03/14/09 03:48 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: carbunkletrumpet]
pugwash Offline
A $10 backpack and carry on would be a good alternative?
It's rarely rocket science, it's usually just math: then again if you can't do the math.......

#328246 - 03/14/09 04:01 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: pugwash]
kmahany Offline
We have a backpack, but its not long enough....its a really big boat..hehe

Edited by kmahany (03/14/09 04:02 AM)

#328262 - 03/14/09 07:52 AM Re: boxes and bubble wrap [Re: kmahany]
Peter Jones Offline
Castillo's Hardware at the top of town near the roundabout keeps bubble wrap.


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