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pumpconn

Sharon, MA

What is the normal cost for a 4 x 5" bubble with 3-4 seeds via USPS first class, with no tracking.

11/20/2020 8:20:07 AM

Framac

New Berlin,NY

depends on how nice your local post office is. I have paid 1 dollar this year and 3. Depends on how the postal worker views the envelope.

11/20/2020 10:02:38 AM

Gritty Kins

Banished from Eden

3.62? if it will fit through the 1/4 inch slot it can go for two stamps... some seeds can get crushed in the rollers though that way.

11/20/2020 12:25:10 PM

BillF

Buffalo, MN (Billsbigpumpkins@hotmail.com)

FYI I had several packages/ bubbles returned to me with a note from the post office saying. This is being returned to you because we no longer accept any envelope over 1/2 inch with stamps.

11/20/2020 12:51:01 PM

baitman

Central Illinois

the only one I sent this year without making it over 1/4 inch thick with $4 postage all of the seeds were broken on arrival. I think usually they can be sent for $3.80 but if they are going between the east and west coasts they may be over $4.

If its going on a plane they may refuse it if its not taken to the PO to be inspected before shipment due to hazardous material

11/20/2020 3:24:52 PM

sgeddes

Boscawen, NH

All bubbles no matter what the size are defined by the post office as parcel. Price is determined by zip code mailed to and weight. Under 4 oz. and mailed within a state or two will likely be 3.80. If your mailing the same bubble across country it will be 4.20. Bill is correct in that if the bubble is 1/2 inch or larger you have to go to the counter so you can answer the "is it hazardous material or a lithium ion battery" question.

11/20/2020 5:05:14 PM

abbynormal

Johnston, R.I.

$4.20

11/21/2020 2:27:52 AM

pumpconn

Sharon, MA

Thanks
I pay $3.80 on average with tracking, so I guess that the norm.

11/24/2020 4:17:54 PM

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