Originally Posted by auctionjmm
Where should the line be drawn though? I break a lot of chrome products and often sell large player and refractor lots. I rarely sleeve these lots. Large lots get boxed tightly, smaller lots get packed into a snap case, etc. I've never received a complaint so I wasn't aware there was an etiquette for shipping these.
Great question ... I think the line is drawn when cards that buyers are likely to want to grade are not protected. Large player/refractor lots ... usually not going to be graded. Large auto lots ... much better chance.
I realize this is subjective, but that's how I perceive it.