Calculated shipping on extra large boxes

how do you add the box sizes on an oversized boxes shipped by usps? box size is 36"x 14″ × 14″ packed weight 12 pounds.can not find a shipping calulator on any page.thanks

asked about 1 month ago

sewbuzyb
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kattinsanity February 29, 2020

I quit selling large items~the shipping cost outweighed the value. Depending on the item it’s easier & more profitable to sell parts from it than to sell the whole thing.

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This is an official Bonanza response.

Hello sewbuzyb

Welcome to the Bonanza Community!!

We recommend that you contact USPS, UPS, Or Fedex, ect as they can provide you with an estimate as to the cost to ship this package.

If you need additional support please email our support team and they will be glad to assist you further. support@bonanza.com

Thank you and Happy Selling!
Kind Regards
Wanda
Bonanza Support

answered about 1 month ago

OUCH, that size will be extremely costly since PO rolled out DIM (dimension) weight charges in 2018. I dont think Bonz allows for dimensions put in for larger boxes (at least I havnt see it). They have an option for large boxes but dont know what they use for the dimensions of a box.

I stopped selling things that would go in a large box because it cost more than the items now.
You can get a ballpark figure of costs on the USPS site but it also depends on distance (zip) so you got to checkout all zones and maybe take an average. Bonanza only calculates Priority rates (I have been asking for YEARS that they also allow for Parcel because it is a bit cheaper) and it falls on deaf ears here.

answered about 1 month ago

We’ve found using pirateship.com for our labels to be most useful. Don’t waste a second calling one of the carriers for a quote – that’d be absurd.

answered about 1 month ago

thanks everyone

answered about 1 month ago

sewbuzyb
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For a box of that size, you might find UPS or FedEx offer better rates than USPS. It’s going to be very expensive whichever way you do it, however. Makes a huge difference once you go over the 12×12×12 volume…

answered about 1 month ago

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