I originally listed this shipment on uShip in early April to get an estimate on shipping to my home state from a possible purchase ~ 900 miles away. While negotiating on price, I was offered a similar boat from Houston at a lesser price, so began negotiating that deal. It feel through after I had the Houston boat inspected and found other problems which were not disclosed. So we are back to negotiations on the New York boat. Once a deal was struck, the seller waited for the check to clear his bank, and would then release the boat. His son was graduating college, which pushed back the pick up date a little more. I am sure I upset some potential carriers by not having a firm pick-up date, but these things were out of my control. After selecting a carrier, everything progressed well. I would utilize uShip again for most any shipping needs. Thanks.