FINALLY Completed My 08-09 Penguins Autograph Set! (Pic Heavy)
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01-30-2013, 10:14 PM
Join Date: Oct 2009
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I'd be tempted to send some off to get signed. Or maybe a picture of the current team but I think the postage would be a lot from the UK and it would take a while.
Postage for a photo from the UK to the US would still only be but a few dollars (or pounds, I guess). I ship to the UK on a near-weekly basis and even boat/freight mail takes around 7-10 days tops. That's not a long time. Trouble though is the wait for your letter to be read/returned.
I used to send letters and cards to my favorite players when I was a kid, and nearly everyone sent one back. To the best as I could ever tell, they were all real except Patrick Roy. The bigger names took forever to get returned, especially Mario. When it finally came I hit the roof. Even Gretzky's came more quickly. That one was definitely done in Sharpie, though whether or not it was autopen I couldn't say. I like to think it wasn't. Looked real enough, and that's all that mattered at the time :p Anyway, point being, your shipping time is nothing compared to the "wait" time for your request to be handled (which hopefully they do for everyone who writes).
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