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post #1 of 12
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Hello

How do you suggest wrapping/packaging a new card like ATI 4870X2 when selling it and sending it to a buyer?

I do not have the original package since it came with the computer, and those static electricity protected bags don't seem to be sold in every store especially with that big size.
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post #2 of 12
Try searching the internet for a static bag, place card in that then wrap that in bubble wrap to make sure it is well protected. Then put in a box with plenty of soft protection, newspaper and stuff.
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post #3 of 12
why on earth are you selling a 4870x2???!!! lol
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post #4 of 12
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Originally Posted by noodle View Post
why on earth are you selling a 4870x2???!!! lol
Because its an incompatible *****
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post #5 of 12
so you got your alien rig sorted out?
... that was unlucky...

SLi some GTX260 216 Core lool
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post #6 of 12
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so you got your alien rig sorted out?
... that was unlucky...

SLi some GTX260 216 Core lool
Nope... still same. I bought a cheap nVIDIA 8400GS to try it out, and it works fine... but maybe its just my mobo not liking the Radeon... hard to tell :l
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post #7 of 12
That sucks!

I have used ziplocked bags before, they work just the same.
post #8 of 12
Go to UPS, and they should have anti static packing peanuts, bags, boxes, everything
Expect to pay a little bit, but it's definently worth it
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post #9 of 12
Frozen CPU has re-sealable anti-static bags for pretty cheap.
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/18...-_10_x_13.html
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post #10 of 12
Wrap with anti static bag, then wrap with bubble wrap, and then to finish off just wrap it with a roll of toilet paper for extra measure.
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