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Wheels on the Pub Go Round and Round – Arcade Games and Bicycle Pub [Shipping Wars Recap]

Wheels on the Pub Go Round and Round – Arcade Games and Bicycle Pub [Shipping Wars Recap]

Pedal Pub: Jarrett doesn’t think through loading the Pedal Pub before he goes to pick it up (surprise! surprise!), even after studying under Marc two weeks ago. After loading the Pedal Pub with some help from the customer, Jarrett decides to pick up a side load of sod. The sod…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Nuclear Missile & Vintage Car Table

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Nuclear Missile & Vintage Car Table

 Item 1:  Deactivated Nuclear Missile This next load was the bomb. Literally.  A 1962 deactivated Polaris thermo nuclear missile was going from Pennsylvania to Michigan, needing a quick delivery for a seller who was getting rid of his war memorabilia.  Marc and Chris & Robbie, deadlocked at $3,000 bids, really…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Evel Knievel Truck & Crooked House

Shipping Wars Episode Recap:  Evel Knievel Truck & Crooked House

 Item 1:  Evel Knievel Show Truck & Trailer During Evel Knievel’s hay day, pretty much every kid grew up in awe of his death-defying feats, some successful, many not.  Among them was young mustache-less Marc Springer, who saw Evel as a hero, a legend, bigger than Elvis.  So when Evel’s 1974 original show truck and…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: 48k Pirate Swords & Human Hamster Wheel

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: 48k Pirate Swords & Human Hamster Wheel

Item 1:  48,000 Plastic Pirate Toy Swords A toy sword order goes awry–aaargh!–and Chris and Robbie must return 48 boxes of faulty plastic children’s pirate swords back to the manufacturer, who doesn’t want them back.  But the swords break off, leaving sharp edges, which can injure kids using them.  So the…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Robotic Hand and Taxidermy

Shipping Wars Episode Recap:  Robotic Hand and Taxidermy

Item 1:  Hand of Man — Robotic Crushing Hand Sculpture This load is a hydrolic hand structure that can lift and crush cars.  It’s headed to a cancer research fundraiser within 3 days.  After Marc wins the load, he realizes how many pieces need loading — and without any damage. …Read more

Hair Apparent: The Silver Locks of Roy Garber

Hair Apparent:  The Silver Locks of Roy Garber

Roy Garber of Arbie’s Team Transportation – a service provider on uShip since early 2009 – is one of the most recognized characters on A&E’s real-life series, Shipping Wars.  Along with his no-BS attitude, what makes him so well-known is his silver locks that stretch below his shoulders. While Roy,…Read more