[CQ-Contest] Packing electronics for TSA inspection

Hank Garretson w6sx at arrl.net
Tue May 25 14:27:13 PDT 2010

On Tue, May 25, 2010 at 12:40 PM, Steve London <n2icarrl at gmail.com> wrote:

I have not done a lot of traveling lately that involves the transport of a
> large
> number of contest boxes and accessories in checked baggage. However, now I
> find
> myself preparing for WRTC-2010 in Moscow. I have about 15 components -
>  bandpass
> filters, band controllers, antenna switches, audio switches, paddles,
> keyers,
> etc. that need to go into a Pelican-like case. Most of these items are not
> in
> their original boxes, and others are homebrew. What's the best way to pack
> this
> stuff so that TSA can inspect and repack it (without me being present), and
> so
> that it arrives in Moscow undamaged ?

I haven't either.  But ...  UPS?  FedEx?

Ski Exuberantly,

Hank, W6SX

Mammoth Lakes, California

Elevation 8083 feet in John Muir's Range of Light

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