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All steel crate available in Vancouver now 15th May 2013

Hello
I have available a large all steel motorcycle shipping crate. I would appreciate a donation toward the cost of building it but if anyone is strapped for cash they can have it. It is probably the best crate you will ever see but it does need a little repair where customs opened it up with a crowbar (despite the fact one end is removable for access). It just needs 2 small welds and some pop rivets to fix it.

Painted steel chassis covered with coated steel roofing sheet so no problems with quarantine, fumigation etc.

It has a Harley Road King Base with a wheel guide and stops in the centre.
It also has tie down points and forklift points through the sides and one end.

It will fit a big touring with panniers on or probably two dirt bikes top and tail with bars and panniers removed.
Its EXTERNAL dimensions are 117cm wide, 145 cm high, 269 cm long.
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To give some indication it cost us approx US$700 to ship our bike in it from Melbourne Australia to Vancouver by sea.

PM me if you are interested.
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Update - crate now no longer available. 18th May 2013.
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vanc- oz? hey do you think itd be possible for me, an American, to ride up to vanc from Montana and ship my bike (DL650) air or sea to OZ for a good price? id way rather go there than LAX. rsvp, tom
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