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What to ship a cpu in to prevent damage?

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I just sold my P4 and was wondering what is a good thing to ship it in to prevent static damage? Does it matter? I was thinking of putting it in a padded envelope and putting that in a box with packing material.
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well put some foam over the pins, and then put it in some kind of antistatic bag... they look like tinted ziplock bags... cd roms come in them, hard drives,ect... you must have one of these bags layin around somewhere... then of course pack it tight in a hard cardboard box....
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I believe the home solution is newspaper in a ziplock baggie then for shipping a box... i may be wrong here but i think that is correct.

to be clearer, wrap in newspaper, put in ziplock baggie, put in box.

anyone else?
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