To request a FREE sample pack of our paddle and bid card products please complete the form below. We will try to send your package out via FedEx ground within 7 business days. If you need a sample pack quicker than that please call John at 866-66-PADDLES and we will do our best to accomodate your request. Please allow 2-4 days shipping time from Milwaukee, WI.
Note: If your event is 2 weeks out from today (or less), please call us (866-667-2335) rather than using this form. We want to be sure you can receive our sample pack with enough time to receive your paddles. Typically we turn orders around in about 10 working days under a normal production schedule. If your event is more than 2-3 weeks from today, we have 'plenty of time' to produce your order. If you have any doubts, just call!
What the sample pack will contain*:
- 1 Small oval shape 4mm thick "permanent" high-impact polystyrene paddle (reusable)- white
- 1 Small oval shape 3mm thick Sintra PVC paddle (reusable)- white
- 1 Small oval shape 3.5mm thick Cartonplast corrugated plastic paddle (disposable)- white
- 1 Small oval shape 2mm thick Cartonplast corrugated plastic paddle (disposable)- white
- 1-2 styles of paper bid cards
- 5-7 samples of logo/graphic vinyl labels on (usually) matte vinyl with removable adhesive.
- 1 Auction paddle pricing sheet
- 1 Auction paddle shape library printout showing currently available paddle shapes.
- 1 "How to make live auctions better" insert outlining our product offering and methodology.
- 1 vinyl "Mini-banner"; High resolution digitally-printed banner graphic printed on vinyl scrim banner material, including grommets. Printed using our Roland VersaCAMM (720 x 720 dpi) 54" wide digital inkjet printer. (Optional-please specify below in comment section)
- 1 10 "x12" digitally-printed sample graphic directly printed to 3mm thick Sintra PVC plastic. (Optional-please specify below in comment section)
- 1 sample polyester fabric banner graphic used in conjuction with floor-standing vertical banner stands (Optional-please specify below in comment section)
*We may also, at our discretion, send out a more limited package containing sample paddles made from our 4 primary plastics we manufacture and use for our products.
If you feel you would like to see a particular shaped paddle, color, material, number color, or the like, please indicate that in the space below. Again, we will do our best to accomodate your request. All we ask is that you fill in the form below completely. These sample packs are yours to keep. Since it costs us about $20 for each sample pack send we would ask that you please keep them for future reference and/or give them to other organizations you know conducting live auctions. Thank you!!
An email confirming your request will be sent shortly to the email address above. If you do NOT receive this confirmation email within the next 24 hours,
or have other reasons to think the request wasn't submitted properly, please email John Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm receipt.
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If you are a distributor or ASI member interested in having all of our shapes on-hand a package is available for $50 + shipping.