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48 minutes ago, Reaperbryan said:

 

Those poor boxers aren't allowed coffee?!? Fiend!

 

Are only the pickers given stimulates?

 

Would electro-shock collars tied to an estimated required pick-time be more efficient?

 

/Ignore my suggestions. I suggested 3" electrified needle spikes to prevent people from stepping on my flight parts. That was accepted as much as the above shock collars should. 

 

//Besides, mine is already boxed and in transit.

51 minutes ago, Harrek said:

 

Sure, calling it a "class" is fine.  But I'd think you want it in an open area.  The purpose for publishing hours is so someone can know when to come up and add to it. And also to be able to have a chaperone assigned to it.

 

Yeah, that was kinda the thought on the quote "room" unquote so it wasn't behind curtains and take up a real classroom. But could maybe piggyback on the existing classroom software to organize the participants.

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Locked in October 25th wave 1 shipping email received. 23 pounds of minis on its way for me!

email came at 8am pst

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1 hour ago, amuller33 said:

Define A LOT.. are you in the $1,000 club???

Guilty. That was with my first order...and then second, third, fourth just added on.

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I locked in 10/13 for Wave 1, and I also saw my smallish town flash across the screen an hour or so ago.

No postage notice yet, though.

Edit: Just got postage confirmation! 

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Just now, gothikaiju said:

I locked in 10/13 for Wave 1, and I also saw my smallish town flash across the screen an hour or so ago.

No postage notice yet, though.

Notices can take up to two hours regularly. Also, does your PM still say Wave 1. Last year there was a database snafu that moved a bunch of people to wave 10 and when Reaper found it asked people to check and contact them.

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Just got home from work, or at least got on the net after I got home from work. Very nice surprise in the mailbox today! At 8:10 AM this morning my order got a label!! Thank you Reaper, thank you Bryan, Cher & everyone else involved in the shipping process. Now the race can officially begin. My bet would be on the Reaper/UPS order over the Paizo/UPS/USPS order. We shall see!!

 

Not that heavy at only 13.9 lbs. Hmmmm.

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On 5/23/2017 at 9:02 AM, ladystorm said:

Question up thread on what shipper is being used for Domestic: it varies.  The majority will be either UPS or UPS Surepost.  Surepost is a UPS transport from us to your post office where USPS takes possession and delivers it to your door.  Most of the decision on which service to use is based on your package weight.  A very small minority will be basic USPS.

 

 

All ZONE 3 International, that are not Canada* will be USPS.

 

*exception is the ~65 Canadian orders that Bryan found in his data glitch yesterday

Locally, Surepost is the best way for a package to never reach where it is supposed to be going - a few months back, I had a package from Reaper that was sent Surepost - and was annotated 'Left on porch' by the deliverer.

 

We don't have a porch. :angry:

 

Then trying to get either UPS or the USPS to take responsibility was annoying, in and of itself.

 

For the record - the Reaper folks were a whole lot more helpful - and did a very solid job, making sure that I got my order.

 

The Auld Grump - rumble, rumble, rumble, mutiny, mutiny, mutiny....

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I have the tracker up on one of my monitors to keep an eye out - I glance over whenever it auto-refreshes the info. My Temp has been laughing at me all morning. I just had to run to the bathroom and was grumbling that it would be my luck that I'd miss seeing my city while in the bathroom.

As soon as I walked out of the office, he went behind my desk and kept an eye on the tracker until I got back so I wouldn't wonder if I'd missed it and thus obsessively check my email.

My Temp is the best.

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2 hours ago, amuller33 said:

Define A LOT.. are you in the $1,000 club???

Uhm, well... Depends if you mean in $US or $CDN.

 

In either case... yes. :blink:

 

Though I refute the method as a measure of amount of minis. After all, if you purchase several Ma'aldrakars, you can easily go over a $1000 and still not have "A LOT" of minis (maybe a lot of back problems as you haul the box around).

 

P.S. [Shakes fist in rage] UPS!!!! [Lowers fist] I hate not knowing where my package is, when I know it's "somewhere". Almost a week since the label got created.

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So key points I left out of the Slideshow 

when we scan the order in is when the Pulled Today increments, and when the city appears. 

You don't get the email until postage is applied. The time between A and B is pretty much pulling time + boxing time + all other time. If there's like 20 orders in front of it on the boxer shelf, it could be a little while

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Just now, Reaperbryan said:

So key points I left out of the Slideshow 

when we scan the order in is when the Pulled Today increments, and when the city appears. 

You don't get the email until postage is applied. The time between A and B is pretty much pulling time + boxing time + all other time. If there's like 20 orders in front of it on the boxer shelf, it could be a little while

Thank You for the quick break you took to answer this. Please stay hydrated and please remind the others to stay hydrated too.

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Is it fair to ask if there has been a notable uptick in coffee consumption since fulfillment started? ::P:
Ok, I'm mostly joking. It's fun to see the process in pictures though.

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3 minutes ago, NomadZeke said:

Is it fair to ask if there has been a notable uptick in coffee consumption since fulfillment started? ::P:
Ok, I'm mostly joking. It's fun to see the process in pictures though.

For me, most assuredly. I'm up by +3 cups a day 

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4 minutes ago, Reaperbryan said:

For me, most assuredly. I'm up by +3 cups a day 

 

So if you sign our box, we'll be able to tell how late in the day it was by how jittery your hand-writing is. :poke:

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