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    Hi---I have a question

    Hi: I'm SJ and I'm new to the forum and to being a prepper. Just getting started and need something for storage. Does anyone have any suggestions as to the kinds of places I might look for a 40 ft shipping container at a really good price? Or any other suggestion for a completely secure waterproof storage container?

    I hope to learn a lot from this forum.


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    Hi, Welcome to the club, but you err,

    Where the hell is SJ?

    you expect that us in the flat lands know?
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    Check for local sales & cost should include delivery

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    Living near a port city helps when looking for containers. Back in '07 a 40 foot container ran about $1400. I have no idea what they are now, or what they would be away from a major port.
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    Welcome from Mississippi.

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    Welcome aboard from Arizona. The best I can suggest is to goggle shipping containers and check out the suggestions they have. Prices are all over depending on condition and location.

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    Here containers in any real useable shape are 2500 plus delivery. To much IMO you can build something for that if you shop right.
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    I've seen a few high mileage box trucks available lately in the $2500 or less range. A couple 20 footers but some retired U-haul vans 14-16 footers in the $1500 or less range. Why buy a container when you could have a something mobile. Fix it up for a BOV or if you ever plan on moving everything is all packed up and ready to roll.

    You can also put up a small garden shed for less.
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