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TheMacMan

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2286 days ago

I ran across a Laguna 16/32 drum sander for $595 on Amazon. I thought “what a deal!” Amazon routed me to Laguna to purchase the drum sander, where I punched in my area code. The shipping cost… $29,555. Now I know I can be a little tight, but that seems just a little high.

-- Dan


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Kevin Violette

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#1 posted 2286 days ago

Oh come on…..you deserve it!

lol

-- Kevin -- (http://www.furniturebykevin.com)

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ramon68

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#2 posted 2286 days ago

I am thinking that two decimal places got moved. I got a quote from Laguna last winter for a cabinet saw. Shipping to Massachussetts was $388. Suggest you call Laguna and see if the actual cost is $295.55.
The sander’s price reflects its country of origin, China.

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dalec

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#3 posted 2284 days ago

I guess the price of fuel has gone up! :)

Dalec

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BarryW

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#4 posted 2284 days ago

truly, pocket change…but then with inflation…that’s what’s in the cookie jar.

-- /\/\/\ BarryW /\/\/\ Stay so busy you don't have time to die.

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motthunter

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#5 posted 2284 days ago

maybe it is in Japanese yen and not dollars???

-- making sawdust....

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benhasajeep

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#6 posted 2282 days ago

Must be from the fuel surcharge. Like some of the airlines now. $350 for a ticket to Europe. $450 fuel surcharge on top of it.

-- Ben, Living the good life in Maine now (almost, just need to retire in 2 decades time)

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