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Hey, do you guys think an i7 CPU would be safe if I put it inside an anti-static bag, and wrapped it in bubble wrap and then inside a small box in another box?

I can't seem to find the little clear case anywhere...
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Yes, it would be perfectly safe. Also, you would only need one box.
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It will be fine, I received my E6600 back in the day just like that
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Yeah totally fine. This is how i've shipped many chips.
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Originally Posted by metroidfreak View Post
Hey, do you guys think an i7 CPU would be safe if I put it inside an anti-static bag, and wrapped it in bubble wrap and then inside a small box (wrapped in B-Wrap) in another box?

I can't seem to find the little clear case anywhere...
EXACTLY how I shipped the E7400 I sold and it arrived A-Okay.
 
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Yes, received quite a few chips this way.
    
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Not having pins makes things much easier.
    
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post #9 of 11
you should work at UPS and teach them a thing or two of how to pack the right way.
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post #10 of 11
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Originally Posted by rdr09 View Post
you should work at UPS and teach them a thing or two of how to pack the right way.
They need delivery help too. Just this last Thursday a UPS dude walks up and from like 4 feet away just frisbees my cold cathodes down onto my porch.
 
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