Surfboard blank shipping 101:Long story short, it's kindof expensive to ship surfboard blanks. Freight companies would rather ship heavy pallets of steel than a big, light, fragile surfboard blank. So they charge extra for it...At Greenlight we are always hussling to get the best shipping rates for our customers and have linked up with some frieght companies who give us decent deals and understand the importance of getting the blanks to you safely.
Here's the surfboard blank shipping deals we've worked out for you:
We Ship Greenlight EPS Blanks $125 Flat Rate Freight Shipping to East Coast
to your door for crazy low shipping rates! Polyurethane (PU) Blanks [Quantity 1-8 blanks]
The Deal The Deal
~ One* (1) Single Greenlight EPS Blank ~Qty 1-8 Polyurethane Blanks (US Blanks,
or EPX (EPS blank / Epoxy Resin) KIT SUP blanks, or combination of Greenlight EPS
& Polyurethane blanks)
~ EPS Blank size 6'6" and below
~ Shipped to a verified commercial address or your
~ Shipped to YOUR DOORSTEP local freight center for pickup
(most pickups are between 15-45 min drive)
~ You glue up the blank halves and stringer
(the secret to big savings on shipping costs) ~ Free large shipping boxes
(other suppliers charge $25 per box)
*If ordering more than 1 EPS blank or kit, please make
separate orders for each blank so the low shipping costs In some cases we can ship a single PU shortboard blank
below are available in the checkout. Or email us for freight quote. to your doorstep with FedEX so you don't have to pick up.
Other items purchased with the blanks will be included in the shipment
or shipped separately at no charge if they don't fit in the box
The Cost for EPS blank The Cost for PU Blanks
(per blank) (per shipment 1-8 PU blanks)
$40-$68 East Coast $125 Flat Rate
$58-$70 Central Coasts [Great Lakes & Gulf Region] East Coast (Maine to Florida)
$75-$80 West Coast & Central Costs (Great Lakes & Gulf Region)
TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE *All other areas please contact us for quote
LOW SHIPPING COSTS
YOU MUST SELECT If a commerical address please provide the
"Greenlight EPS Surfboard Kit or Blank" address as the shipping address.
IN THE STORE'S CHECKOUT If picking up at your local freight center please use your residental
(Greenlight's Best Rate Priority Shipping is ONLY for orders without a blank) address and we will let you know where you'll be picking the blanks up
*If you do not select the correct shipping Upon shipping we will send you a tracking number
option will not ship the order until fully paid. and the freight center will call you when the blanks arrive.
*Important Note about accepting shipments containing blanks*
Please inspect the shipment and note any damage with the driver.
Failure to do so will forfeit your insurance and we cannot assist you with a claim.
Greenlight is the only surfboard material supply company to take the time and energy to intelligently design surfboard blank packaging to reduce customers' shipping cost by up to 61% in most cases.
The secret to savings? We ship Greenlight EPS blanks unglued to save you the high oversized rate the shipping companies charge. You glue it up, it takes about 5 minutes and it's easy, no special clamps needed. Video instructions here.
We ship most international orders with USPS to reduce customs fees and duty taxes for the customer.
Epoxy resin, Polyester resin, resin solvents, and surfboard blanks cannot be shipped internationally in the air. This includes Hawaii and Alaska.
Shipping to Canada:
We ship most Canadian orders with USPS to reduce customs fees and duty taxes for the customer.
Shipping Resin to Canada:
We DO ship resin and blanks to Canada via FedEx ground
Shipping Resin via FedEx ground to Canada:
Customs brokerage fees are included in the shipping cost shown online, duties and taxes are not.
For Canadian resin shipments paid by credit card:
You will be billed separately by FedEX for the duties and taxes and you are required to pay them immediately.
Upon receiving your order containing resin to be shipped FedEx ground, we will contact you for additional billing information in the
event you do not pay the duties and taxes billed to you directly by FedEx.
If you do not pay in a timely manner and your tax bill is sent to Greenlight, we will pay the bill for you with and charge you an additional 15% service fee.
Your order will not ship until we receive your additional billing info as backup.
Please contact us
if you have any questions about shipping.