- 1 How much does it cost to ship an upright bass?
- 2 How much is a double bass?
- 3 How much does it cost to ship instruments?
- 4 How do you ship a bass fiddle?
- 5 Why are double basses so expensive?
- 6 How much is a cheap double bass?
- 7 What is the rarest musical instrument?
- 8 What is the cheapest way to ship a guitar?
- 9 What are FedEx rates?
- 10 How much does it cost to ship a UPS ground?
How much does it cost to ship an upright bass?
How much does it usually cost? The shipping to most continental US cities is no more than $100. Basses come fully insured and again, it is quick (usually over night), easy and proving to be the safest way to ship.
How much is a double bass?
Hybrid double basses are ideal for those looking to spend less than $3000 on a double bass. Fully carved double basses are the most expensive, costing anywhere from a few thousand dollars to hundreds of thousands.
How much does it cost to ship instruments?
Here is an example of how shipping pans out for a guitar using USPS and UPS. Guitar, 20 lbs, 52” x 20” x 8” guitar box: UPS: Zone 6, Delivery up to 5 days, DIM weight of 60 lbs, ship cost $47.80 (not including fees) USPS: Zone 6, Delivery up to 3 days, DIM weight of 51 lbs, ship cost $80.06.
How do you ship a bass fiddle?
Go to Guitar Center or another music store and ask them for an empty, bass -case sized box.. they’re happy to give them away. Make sure the bass is packed securely in its case, and the case fits snugly in the box. If there’s any wiggle room, stuff newspaper down the sides, or packing material.
Why are double basses so expensive?
Basses built in places with cheap labor are dependent upon the QC going on and the quality of materials being used. No QC and bad materials combine for the very cheapest ones. Plus, DBs are huge and fragile, so shipping them is expensive as well.
How much is a cheap double bass?
Choosing the Best Cheap Double Basses The price of a double bass can range between $1000 to $3000.
What is the rarest musical instrument?
Hydraulophone. The hydraulophone is one of the rarest musical instruments in the world.
What is the cheapest way to ship a guitar?
Find a Taylor or Martin box from a guitar store (usually free) and ship USPS Parcel Post – shouldn’t be more than $20 to $30 plus insurance. FedEx Home Delivery is usually around $35 to $45 with insurance, unless you’re going all the way across the country. If so, USPS Parcel Post is probably your best bet.
What are FedEx rates?
Estimated FedEx One Rate prices by package type and delivery time
|Delivery commitment5||3rd day by 4:30 p.m.6||Next day by 8 or 8:30 a.m.|
|FedEx ® Envelope||$9.50||$88.20|
|FedEx ® Pak||$10.10||$110.30|
|FedEx ® Small Box||$11.45||$116.20|
|FedEx ® Medium Box||$15.60||$126.25|
How much does it cost to ship a UPS ground?
UPS Ground – $107.78. UPS 3 Day Select – $261.90. UPS 2nd Day Air – $378.01.