From: Spehro Pefhany
Subject: Re: Mail Box
References: <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <3E04D993.5168868C@mfi.net> <3E04F868.892F5BF5@yahoo.com> <3E053E5B.FCF38347@mfi.net> <3E05CC22.firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com>
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Date: Sun, 22 Dec 2002 20:48:14 GMT
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On Sun, 22 Dec 2002 19:49:08 +0000, the renowned John Woodgate
>I read in sci.electronics.design that Spehro Pefhany
> wrote (in om>) about 'Mail Box', on Sun, 22 Dec 2002:
>>Presumably live snakes are considered
>>mailable if the previously mentioned charge was to hold water.
>Only id the correct postage is affixed, of course, and the size
>regulations are observed. In Britain, IIRC, if twice the length plus
>twice the diameter is more than 6 ft, the object can't be posted. So it
>has to be a fairly small snake. (;-)
Here is a convenient 353 page PDF describing "Hazardous, Restricted,
and Perishable Mail".
It says (in part):
All snakes, turtles, and poisonous reptiles are nonmailable.
"it's the network..." "The Journey is the reward"
firstname.lastname@example.org Info for manufacturers: http://www.trexon.com
Embedded software/hardware/analog Info for designers: http://www.speff.com