Boatmad.com


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 13-08-2006, 04:36 PM   #1
Trade Member
 
Country: United States
Location: South Texas. USA
Occupation: Own JSRE ( Jay Smith Racing Engines )
Interests: ACCELERATION (anykind )

Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: South Texas. USA
Posts: 244
Having Hell Shipping to UK

Having HELL with the UK customs folks... Send a set of pistons to a customer 3 day freight they hauled ass to the UK and hit a wall in customs !! Guess the bombing scare has bogged things down ! Please be patient as its not on our end that the delays are occuring !

Thanks,
Jay @ JSRE
__________________

Jay Smith is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 13-08-2006, 05:42 PM   #2
Registered User
 
Tony Davis's Avatar
 
Country: Job Centre
Location: In a box
Occupation: Chaos's gofer
Interests: Skiving
Boat make: Spectre 30
Engines: 2 x Promax 225
Cruising area: In the bath

Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: In a box
Posts: 5,201
Re: Having Hell Shipping to UK

Quote:
Originally posted by Jay Smith
hit a wall in customs !!
Oi, that's my excuse, go and think up your own one!
__________________

__________________
Chaos for Moderator.
Tony Davis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 13-08-2006, 05:43 PM   #3
Traveling
 
Country: UK
Location: Alderholt
Occupation: Aerospace
Boat name: T/T D2S
Boat make: Midas 27' Cat, Argo 16 Cat. Avon Rib Thingy
Engines: Merc 280-ROS -JSRE,65Xs, 75 Stinger, Yam 60
Cruising area: Any Seedy Bar

Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Alderholt
Posts: 4,223
Last bit I brought Over
Miami- Atlanta- East midlands 1 Day
East Midlands 5 days
East midlands southampton 2 days
southampton alderholt 4 days

12 days total for what was meant to be an overnight.
UK really is crap service
BluFin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 13-08-2006, 05:49 PM   #4
Registered User
 
Tony Davis's Avatar
 
Country: Job Centre
Location: In a box
Occupation: Chaos's gofer
Interests: Skiving
Boat make: Spectre 30
Engines: 2 x Promax 225
Cruising area: In the bath

Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: In a box
Posts: 5,201
How about this then with UPS, California to Alderholt, 3 days!

Status: Delivered

Delivered on: 11/08/2006 10:03
Signed by: DAVIS
Location: RESIDENTIAL
Delivered to: FORDINGBRIDGE, GB
Shipped or Billed on: 09/08/2006

Tracking Number: 1Z 994 255 66 4791 216 3
Service Type: EXPRESS
Weight: 9.20 Lb



Package Progress:


Location Date Local Time Activity
EASTLEIGH, GB 11/08/2006 10:03 DELIVERY
11/08/2006 5:18 IMPORT SCAN
11/08/2006 5:17 OUT FOR DELIVERY
EAST MIDLANDS AIRPOR, GB 10/08/2006 23:31 IMPORT SCAN
10/08/2006 23:18 IMPORT SCAN
10/08/2006 20:06 ARRIVAL SCAN
10/08/2006 16:13 REGISTERED WITH CLEARING AGENCY;SHIPMENT SUBMITTED TO CLEARING AGENCY
10/08/2006 16:13 REGISTERED WITH CLEARING AGENCY;RELEASED BY CLR AGENCY. NOW IN-TRANSIT
PHILADELPHIA, PA, US 10/08/2006 8:25 DEPARTURE SCAN
10/08/2006 7:04 ARRIVAL SCAN
LOUISVILLE, KY, US 10/08/2006 5:27 DEPARTURE SCAN
10/08/2006 2:09 ARRIVAL SCAN
LONG BEACH, CA, US 09/08/2006 19:33 DEPARTURE SCAN
09/08/2006 18:25 ARRIVAL SCAN
BALDWIN PARK, CA, US 09/08/2006 18:10 DEPARTURE SCAN
09/08/2006 18:00 ORIGIN SCAN
US 09/08/2006 19:49 BILLING INFORMATION RECEIVED
__________________
Chaos for Moderator.
Tony Davis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 13-08-2006, 06:41 PM   #5
Trade Member
 
Country: United States
Location: South Texas. USA
Occupation: Own JSRE ( Jay Smith Racing Engines )
Interests: ACCELERATION (anykind )

Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: South Texas. USA
Posts: 244
My customer wrote us his pistons have arrived..........
Jay Smith is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 13-08-2006, 07:06 PM   #6
Registered User
 
Wacky Racer's Avatar
 
Country: UK
Location: South West
Boat make: Cyclone/ Cyclone/Rinker
Engines: Merc 2.5 efi's/300XS/5.0 v8

Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: South West
Posts: 581
They came in on Iraqi air, and put to one side in a holding pen for 4 days incase they blew up.
__________________

Wacky Racer is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 04:13 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
×