"I've shipped to several places over the last few years:
1) Beg borrow or rent a hard case. Things get thrown around.
2) Too much negative posting about UPS. Don't use 'em if you value your bike.
3) Ship early. The $75 rate is probably…"
"I took a little time to study the aerials. Don't see much of anything that looked 'lockable'. Notice the security 'pillboxes' on the west side of the Sun-Times plant. Assume that they'll be dicks with nothing else…"