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The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
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How to package edible gifts so they'll be fresh, attractive and safe to eat when they reach their destination.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1977 (v.55#11) pg. 60

Boxing a bike. Taking a bicycle apart and packing in a cardboard carton for shipment.
BICYCLING Sep-Oct 1991 (v.32#8) pg. 89

Art of the packing crate. How to construct durable wooden shipping crates to protect valuable or delicate objects.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Oct 1987 (v.11#1) pg. 70

Tip suggests a way to cushion carvings when moving them.
CHIP CHATS Jul-Aug 1993 (v.40#4) pg. 68

Tips on packaging miniatures or other delicate objects for damage-free shipment.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #106 Aug 1985 (v.9#10) pg. 26

Tip on using expanding foam sealant to protect a fragile item during shipment.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #384 Dec 1997-Jan 1998 (v.48#1) pg. 50

How to prepare fresh-cut flowers (roses) for shipment by overnight air-freight.
FINE GARDENING #39 Sep-Oct 1994 pg. 16

Shipping furniture. How to crate and ship furniture so it will arrive undamaged.
FINE WOODWORKING #49 Nov-Dec 1984 pg. 84
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #50 Jan-Feb 1985 pg. 6

Tips for hassle-free holidays. (1) Packaging gifts for mailing. (2) Quick cleaning tips from "Merry Maids" cleaning service. (3) Pet protection.
HOME MECHANIX #740 Dec 1989 (v.85) pg. 52

Tips on using express delivery services to send photographic films, slides, etc.
PHOTOMETHODS Mar 1988 (v.31#3) pg. 51

Plywood shipping containers for radiators and flat glass.
SKINNED KNUCKLES #189 Apr 1992 (v.16#9) pg. 25

Tip on shipping exposed dome tweeters to avoid damaging the dome.
SPEAKER BUILDER 3/1990 [Jun 1990] (v.11#3) pg. 59

A guide to shipping packages. Comparison of five ways to send a package and the differences. Tips on cushioning the contents and how to securely wrap a carton.
SUNSET Dec 1979 (v.163#6) pg. 88

Packaging fruit and nuts for shipping.
SUNSET Dec 1996 (v.197#6) pg. 54D

How to wrap Christmas packages so there is nothing to crush in transit.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 19 1978 (v.42#4) pg. 14, 202

Shipping custom furniture to craft shows or customers. Discusses the use of freight forwarders and common carriers. Includes packaging and shipping crate construction.
WOODWORK #42 Dec 1996 pg. 62