Shipping Costs...Other Carriers Should be Offered

Other shipping cost should be available for orders – for example: good old Uncle Sam → USPS???. Took a quick calculation on the S/H cost via FedEx on an order of parts for around $100 and the cost was around 17% of my total order – wow!! Getting very close to 20% cost for S/H there nnnnguys…USPS is around 10% to 12% on same standard order type.

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I spend a fair bit of time dealing w/ shipping/receiving via ups, fedex, usps, truck freight, etc.

You do not want your bot parts shipped via usps, especially when you are waiting for critical parts to arrive on time and undamaged.

I’ve bought, personally, somewhere in the neighborhood of 15k worth of vex kits, parts, fields, etc. Every single shipment, via fedex, arrived on time and undamaged.

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And today, right in the middle of holiday shipping season… usps tracking is down.

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By the ‘american’ metric… UPS/Fedex win out. They are US companies that sell goods/services worldwide. USPS hands off to foreign companies when shipping worldwide… FYI.

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