The trailer arrives from U-Pack/ABF. The last time we had one of these in our front yard was August of 2006. Now all we have to do is load it.
Empirical evidence suggests that a typical CD jewel case weighs between 3.0 oz and 3 1/8 oz. Let’s call it 3.1 oz. I have to ship about 864 of them to Alaska. That means I’m shipping 164 lbs. of jewel cases. Alternatively, I can move the CDs to binder cases like these: Each of them…
People have been asking me if I’m out of my mind to move to Alaska. (Possibly, but that’s not important right now.) Of course, people are generally too polite to say it directly. Instead, they ask if I know what the weather’s like there. Here’s my answer: