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    Over the last couple of years I've heard of people losing cues through damage in the post / couriers, some successful with their claims and some not.

    I thought it a reasonable idea to see if anyone has experiences so we can see who the better people are to use or not as the case may b

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    the cues I've send, I had them in a tube or case
    inside a cardboard box with styrofoam, didn't make a difference for the postage costs.
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    Plastic tube is by far the best way, even better with a piece of 2x1 battery taped too it...
    I have had a couple of expensive cues come in car

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    Had 2 snapped with parcel force.
    Thick plastic piping too. God knows how they did it.
    Tnt best one. Most cue makers use. Taped to a piece

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    1. Cue warped in bubble wrap
    2. Inset cue into plastic or card tube
    3. Wrap in lots of bubble wrap or industrial foam sheet
    4. Pa

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    A Mannock I bought was sent in a plastic tube with black duct tape at each end.
    Arrived in a still unbashed plastic tube with brown parcel tape

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    Mike has an angled "tube" that is meant to be structurally much stronger for posting cues.


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    Trevor White sent a white tube with what I can only assume was a rejected shaft

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