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Have I told you about the time I dropped off 3,000 comics at SDCC? Scifinator private msg quote post Address this user
For those coming to this thread for actual information which may give you an idea of Grade only and Press & Grade TATs, with a couple of VSP thrown in, below is a detail of my 32 Non-Express Tier submissions from June 2021 through August of 2022.

Got email on my Magazine "Test Dummy" submission, in "Bold" below.

CR = Comic ReHolder
EX = Expanded (now Vintage)
CN = Consumer (now Vintage Plus)
MD = Modern
NW = New
VN = Vintage
VT = Vintage Plus
PM = Premium

Some quick factoids on mid-2021 submissions:

33 Separate submissions
- 28 Press & Grade Submissions
- 1 VSP, Press & Grade Submission
- 4 Grade only Submissions

The longest TAT of my grade only was <51 wks or 244 Business days.
The longest TAT for combined Press & Grade was only 71 1/2 wks or 343 Business days.
The Shortest TAT for combined Press & Grade was 44 wks or 213 Busisness days.
The funny thing is, that both the longest and shortest TATs came from submissions that were delivered to CBCS on the same day on June 8th. [/b]

Delivered to CBCS on June 8th 2021 in two separate boxes. (All standard, w/out any FAST P's and one with VSP added).

5 of the 11 had press completed within 43wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 44wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 45wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 49wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in <50wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in <52wks.
1 of the 11 likely had press completed in ~52wks

#-----4D21-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 5/24, In Grading Room 5/23, Just under 50 wks In Pressing Room.

#-----3BBA-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 4/20 = 45wk/217 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 4/18, 45 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----1FC5-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT,
In HeatSeal 5/24, In Grading Room 5/20, 49 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----0B3E-MD 60 Comics - Complete/Shipped 10/28 = 71 1/2wk/343 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/28, In Billing (credit) 10/28, In HeatSeal 10/7, In Labels 10/7, Officially in Grading 10/5 but press finished 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts Pressing Post#389, this has likely been pressed, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----FD6C-MD 101 Comics - Ready for Pickup 5/13 = 48wk/237 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 5/10, In Grading Room 4/11, 44 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----DDAD-MD 31 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT,
In HeatSeal 5/24, In Labels 5/20, In Grading Room 4/7, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----943E-MD 26 Comics - Ready for Pickup 4/19 = 45wk/216 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 4/11, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----905B-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 4/14 = 44wk/213 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, 4/13 Shipping, In Labels 4/12, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----7E7E-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 4/27 = 46wk/222 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 4/22, In Labels 4/18, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room

#-----6C85-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, Shipping 6/8, In HeatSeal 5/24, In Labels 5/20, In Grading Room 4/5, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----4259-MD 30 Comics w/2 VSP - Ready for Pickup 8/16 = 61 wk/291 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 8/11, In Labels 8/10, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts Pressing Post#389, this likely had press completed in May or June, just hadn't received notification or dashboard update)


Delivered to CBCS 6/21/21
#-----C148-MD - 30 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/29 = 66wk or 322 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/26, In Grading Room 5/31, Previously only mark Received, never marked In Pressing.


Delivered to CBCS 6/29/21
#-----6136-MD - 102 comics - Ready for Pickup 10/11 = 67wk or 324 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/27, In Billing 9/26, In Grading Room 6/8, Received

#-----82E4-MD - 34 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/28 = 65wk or 315 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/26, In Grading Room 6/7, Received


Delivered to CBCS 7/6/21
#-----C197-MD - 21 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/16 = 62wk or 301 business day combined Press & Grade TAT[/b], In HeatSeal 8/02, In Labels 7/29, In Grading Room 6/23, 50 wks / 240 Business day Press TAT.

#-----EB2E-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/24 = <68wk or 328 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/24, In HeatSeal 10/19, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----E175-MD - 34 comics - Ready for Pickup 11/2 = 69wk or 335 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading (Pre-Shipping?) 11/1, In HeatSeal 10/31, In Labels 10/20, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----D6B1-MD - 32 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/10 = 70wk or 341 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, Reverted back to "Grading", so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/8, In HeatSeal 10/31, In Labels 10/29. In Grading notification 10/24 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier),In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)


Delivered to CBCS 7/14/21
#-----19FC-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/28 = 67wk or 327 business day combined Press & GradeTAT, In Shipping 10/19, In QC 10/18, In HeatSeal 10/17, In Labels 10/14. In Grading notification 10/11,(press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----24FC-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/20 = 66wk or 321 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In shipping 10/19, In HeatSeal 10/17, In Labels 10/14, In Grading notification 10/14 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)
#-----6D64-MD - 60 comics - Completed/Shipped 11/10 = 69wk or 335 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 11/09, Reverted back to "Grading", so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/7, In HeatSeal 10/21, In Labels 10/20, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----7189-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 9/29 = 63wk or 304 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 9/23, In HeatSeal 9/23, In Labels 9/22, In Grading 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----8142-MD - 68 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/25 = <68wk or 329 business day combined Press & Grade TATIn Shipping 10/24, In QC 10/24,In HeatSeal 10/19, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----8596-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/10 = <65wk or 311 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, in Shipping 10/10, In HeatSeal 10/6, In Labels 10/5, Officially In Grading 10/5 but finished press 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----A44C-MD - 60 comics - Completed/Shipped 11/07 = <69wk or 332 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 11/7In Shipping 11/7,[/b] Received another In Grading notification, so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/3, Back to In HeatSeal 10/28, In Labels 10/24, In HeatSeal 10/22, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----B5DA-MD - 29 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/26 = 67wk or 324 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/25, In HeatSeal 10/20, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----876C-EX - 30 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/16 = 61wk or 295 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 8/02, In Labels 7/29, In Grading Room 6/24, Received[/b]


Delivered to CBCS 9/20/21
#-----7374-MD - 8 comics Grade only/No Press - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/12, In Labels 9/2, In Grading 7/16, Received - Total Grade only TAT = <51 wks or 244 Business days.

#-----6A82-MD - 18 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/11, In HeatSeal 9/1, In Grading 8/31, another case of Pressing in less than a year with 49 wk movement. CBCS changed invoice back to "Received" 8/25, In Pressing Room - Total TAT w/Press = <51 weeks or 244 business days

#-----6A82-EX - 7 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/11, In HeatSeal 9/1, In Grading 8/31, another case of Pressing in less than a year with 49 wk movement. CBCS changed invoice back to "Received" 8/25, In Pressing Room 5/27, TAT w/Press = <51 weeks or 244 business days [/b]


Delivered to CBCS 2/24/22
#-----EAC8-CN - 2 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----EAC8-EX - 11 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----EAC8-MD - 17 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----B5B6-MD - 12 comics Grade only - Reverted back to "Grading" with Graded email 1/23, In HeatSeal 1/19(no notification), In Grading email 01/18

#-----BD64-EX - 2 comics - In Labels 2/16, In Grading 2/15, In Pressing Room

#-----BD64-MD - 39 comics - In Labels 2/16, In Grading 2/15, In Pressing Room

#-----8043-MD w/VSP - 14 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 2/8 = 49wk or 237 business day combined VSP, Press & Grade TAT, In Billing 2/8, In HeatSeal 2/6, In Labels 2/3, In Pressing Room


Delivered to CBCS Friday 08/19/22
#-----A0CC-PM - 1 comic - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/22 = 13wk or 65 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 11/22, In Grading 11/16, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A0CC-VT - 2 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/22 = 13wk or 65 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading 11/16, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A734-VN - 5 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 12/16 = 16wk or 81 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading 11/15, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A2F1-MD - 32 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----7372-MD - 10 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----703D-MD - 12 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----786C-MD - 20 comics / Grade only - Received 8/22

#-----7A3B-MD - 14 comics - In Pressing Room 8/23, Received 8/23

#-----A5EC-RH - 4 comics / ReHolder - Ready for Pick-up 9/6, In Labels 8/23, Received 8/23

#-----8803-RH - 4 comics / ReHolder - Completed/Shipped 9/6, In Shipping 9/2, In Labels 8/26, Received 8/23


Delivered to CBCS Friday 12/09/22
#-----79FE-MN - 32 comics - In Pressing area 12/13, Received 12/13


Delivered to CBCS Tuesday 1/03/2023
#-----C0E9-CR - 1 comic ReHolder - Completed/Shipped 1/10, Received 1/6

#-----AD21-CR - 6 comics ReHolder - Completed/Ready for Pickup 1/11, Received 1/3

#-----DBB5-VN - 6 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 2/16 = only 6wk or 31 business day combined Press & Grade TAT...WOW!, In HeatSeal 2/14, In Grading 2/10 (that's a 5 wk or 27 business day Press TAT), In Pressing area 1/6, Received 1/6

#-----D581-MD - 6 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4

#-----5F7A-MD - 15 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4

#-----5F7A-NW - 5 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4


Delivered to CBCS 11/15/2021 (Yes, 2021. This is a submission of 66 Magazines that were sent to Joe at @CFP_Comics for Pressing and he was going to re-forward to cgc for grading. After a conversation with Steve Borock, I decided to have CFP send to CBCS as it I was not in a hurry to have them back and 5 1/2 dozen would be a good batch to run through and get iron out the process of Magazine encasement. "Test Dummies" is how I referred to them. Thank you again Joe for your agreeing to alter the forwarding after you completed your Pressing services. Well, there has been movement at CBCS this past week.)

#-----D0D2-MAG - 66 magazines VSP and Grade only - In Grading 2/26, 2/16 Reverted to Received, 2/10 in ImagingSP (Probably for VSP), 2/10/23 Official Received email from CBCS.

I will continue to update until completed.
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Collector Buckets private msg quote post Address this user
My magazine with VSP order is now in labels and has been there for just about a week now.
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No rust here... Nearmint67 private msg quote post Address this user
@Scifinator So, do have experience writing encyclopedia's?
I think you would do a great job. Very detail oriented and great time lines.

Looking forward to seeing those magazines they have had for many moons now...
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Got an email from CS back yesterday finally. They apologized for the delay. Said they were looking for the submission so they could send it back to me (which leads me to believe it really was going to be 2.5 years from submission, I think it was a really weird quirk of the way it was done because I've never had any other submission take more than 10-11 months). So they asked me to give them to the end of the week to get back to me.

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Just an update on this. Customer service was pretty responsive on this until I told them, 10 days ago, that I didn't want to pay extra for Express pressing to reduce the TAT. I just wanted to know where my books were and if it was really going to be a grand total of 2.5 years before I got them back (and if it was going to be 2.5 years, could I just get my books back now cause that seemed excessive). I guess since I didn't want to spend more money they decided not to talk to me anymore, they've gone completely radio silent, not a single answer to any email since.
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I don't want to brag, but cashiers are always checking me out. power_struggle55 private msg quote post Address this user
still in heatseal but as I said. I was shocked how fast it started grading. as long as it doesnt take months to finish heatseal. Im fine. gave me time to order the Ranger Slayer Lightning Collection figure to go with the Saban's Go Go Power Rangers #8 (her first apparance) that is in the submission.
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Have I told you about the time I dropped off 3,000 comics at SDCC? Scifinator private msg quote post Address this user
For those coming to this thread for actual information which may give you an idea of Grade only and Press & Grade TATs, with a couple of VSP thrown in, below is a detail of my 32 Non-Express Tier submissions from June 2021 through August of 2022.

Did my daily Print Invoice check and saw movement, in "Bold" below.

CR = Comic ReHolder
EX = Expanded (now Vintage)
CN = Consumer (now Vintage Plus)
MD = Modern
NW = New
VN = Vintage
VT = Vintage Plus
PM = Premium

Some quick factoids on mid-2021 submissions:

33 Separate submissions
- 28 Press & Grade Submissions
- 1 VSP, Press & Grade Submission
- 4 Grade only Submissions

The longest TAT of my grade only was <51 wks or 244 Business days.
The longest TAT for combined Press & Grade was only 71 1/2 wks or 343 Business days.
The Shortest TAT for combined Press & Grade was 44 wks or 213 Busisness days.
The funny thing is, that both the longest and shortest TATs came from submissions that were delivered to CBCS on the same day on June 8th. [/b]

Delivered to CBCS on June 8th 2021 in two separate boxes. (All standard, w/out any FAST P's and one with VSP added).

5 of the 11 had press completed within 43wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 44wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 45wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 49wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in <50wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in <52wks.
1 of the 11 likely had press completed in ~52wks

#-----4D21-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 5/24, In Grading Room 5/23, Just under 50 wks In Pressing Room.

#-----3BBA-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 4/20 = 45wk/217 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 4/18, 45 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----1FC5-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT,
In HeatSeal 5/24, In Grading Room 5/20, 49 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----0B3E-MD 60 Comics - Complete/Shipped 10/28 = 71 1/2wk/343 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/28, In Billing (credit) 10/28, In HeatSeal 10/7, In Labels 10/7, Officially in Grading 10/5 but press finished 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts Pressing Post#389, this has likely been pressed, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----FD6C-MD 101 Comics - Ready for Pickup 5/13 = 48wk/237 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 5/10, In Grading Room 4/11, 44 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----DDAD-MD 31 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT,
In HeatSeal 5/24, In Labels 5/20, In Grading Room 4/7, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----943E-MD 26 Comics - Ready for Pickup 4/19 = 45wk/216 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 4/11, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----905B-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 4/14 = 44wk/213 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, 4/13 Shipping, In Labels 4/12, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----7E7E-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 4/27 = 46wk/222 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 4/22, In Labels 4/18, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room

#-----6C85-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, Shipping 6/8, In HeatSeal 5/24, In Labels 5/20, In Grading Room 4/5, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----4259-MD 30 Comics w/2 VSP - Ready for Pickup 8/16 = 61 wk/291 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 8/11, In Labels 8/10, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts Pressing Post#389, this likely had press completed in May or June, just hadn't received notification or dashboard update)


Delivered to CBCS 6/21/21
#-----C148-MD - 30 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/29 = 66wk or 322 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/26, In Grading Room 5/31, Previously only mark Received, never marked In Pressing.


Delivered to CBCS 6/29/21
#-----6136-MD - 102 comics - Ready for Pickup 10/11 = 67wk or 324 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/27, In Billing 9/26, In Grading Room 6/8, Received

#-----82E4-MD - 34 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/28 = 65wk or 315 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/26, In Grading Room 6/7, Received


Delivered to CBCS 7/6/21
#-----C197-MD - 21 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/16 = 62wk or 301 business day combined Press & Grade TAT[/b], In HeatSeal 8/02, In Labels 7/29, In Grading Room 6/23, 50 wks / 240 Business day Press TAT.

#-----EB2E-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/24 = <68wk or 328 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/24, In HeatSeal 10/19, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----E175-MD - 34 comics - Ready for Pickup 11/2 = 69wk or 335 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading (Pre-Shipping?) 11/1, In HeatSeal 10/31, In Labels 10/20, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----D6B1-MD - 32 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/10 = 70wk or 341 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, Reverted back to "Grading", so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/8, In HeatSeal 10/31, In Labels 10/29. In Grading notification 10/24 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier),In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)


Delivered to CBCS 7/14/21
#-----19FC-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/28 = 67wk or 327 business day combined Press & GradeTAT, In Shipping 10/19, In QC 10/18, In HeatSeal 10/17, In Labels 10/14. In Grading notification 10/11,(press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----24FC-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/20 = 66wk or 321 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In shipping 10/19, In HeatSeal 10/17, In Labels 10/14, In Grading notification 10/14 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)
#-----6D64-MD - 60 comics - Completed/Shipped 11/10 = 69wk or 335 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 11/09, Reverted back to "Grading", so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/7, In HeatSeal 10/21, In Labels 10/20, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----7189-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 9/29 = 63wk or 304 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 9/23, In HeatSeal 9/23, In Labels 9/22, In Grading 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----8142-MD - 68 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/25 = <68wk or 329 business day combined Press & Grade TATIn Shipping 10/24, In QC 10/24,In HeatSeal 10/19, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----8596-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/10 = <65wk or 311 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, in Shipping 10/10, In HeatSeal 10/6, In Labels 10/5, Officially In Grading 10/5 but finished press 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----A44C-MD - 60 comics - Completed/Shipped 11/07 = <69wk or 332 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 11/7In Shipping 11/7,[/b] Received another In Grading notification, so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/3, Back to In HeatSeal 10/28, In Labels 10/24, In HeatSeal 10/22, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----B5DA-MD - 29 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/26 = 67wk or 324 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/25, In HeatSeal 10/20, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----876C-EX - 30 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/16 = 61wk or 295 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 8/02, In Labels 7/29, In Grading Room 6/24, Received[/b]


Delivered to CBCS 9/20/21
#-----7374-MD - 8 comics Grade only/No Press - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/12, In Labels 9/2, In Grading 7/16, Received - Total Grade only TAT = <51 wks or 244 Business days.

#-----6A82-MD - 18 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/11, In HeatSeal 9/1, In Grading 8/31, another case of Pressing in less than a year with 49 wk movement. CBCS changed invoice back to "Received" 8/25, In Pressing Room - Total TAT w/Press = <51 weeks or 244 business days

#-----6A82-EX - 7 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/11, In HeatSeal 9/1, In Grading 8/31, another case of Pressing in less than a year with 49 wk movement. CBCS changed invoice back to "Received" 8/25, In Pressing Room 5/27, TAT w/Press = <51 weeks or 244 business days [/b]


Delivered to CBCS 2/24/22
#-----EAC8-CN - 2 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----EAC8-EX - 11 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----EAC8-MD - 17 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----B5B6-MD - 12 comics Grade only - Reverted back to "Grading" with Graded email 1/23, In HeatSeal 1/19(no notification), In Grading email 01/18

#-----BD64-EX - 2 comics - In Labels 2/16, In Grading 2/15, In Pressing Room

#-----BD64-MD - 39 comics - In Labels 2/16, In Grading 2/15, In Pressing Room

#-----8043-MD w/VSP - 14 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 2/8 = 49wk or 237 business day combined VSP, Press & Grade TAT, In Billing 2/8, In HeatSeal 2/6, In Labels 2/3, In Pressing Room


Delivered to CBCS Friday 08/19/22
#-----A0CC-PM - 1 comic - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/22 = 13wk or 65 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 11/22, In Grading 11/16, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A0CC-VT - 2 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/22 = 13wk or 65 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading 11/16, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A734-VN - 5 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 12/16 = 16wk or 81 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading 11/15, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A2F1-MD - 32 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----7372-MD - 10 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----703D-MD - 12 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----786C-MD - 20 comics / Grade only - Received 8/22

#-----7A3B-MD - 14 comics - In Pressing Room 8/23, Received 8/23

#-----A5EC-RH - 4 comics / ReHolder - Ready for Pick-up 9/6, In Labels 8/23, Received 8/23

#-----8803-RH - 4 comics / ReHolder - Completed/Shipped 9/6, In Shipping 9/2, In Labels 8/26, Received 8/23


Delivered to CBCS Friday 12/09/22
#-----79FE-MN - 32 comics - In Pressing area 12/13, Received 12/13


Delivered to CBCS Tuesday 1/03/2023
#-----C0E9-CR - 1 comic ReHolder - Completed/Shipped 1/10, Received 1/6

#-----AD21-CR - 6 comics ReHolder - Completed/Ready for Pickup 1/11, Received 1/3

#-----DBB5-VN - 6 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 2/16 = only 6wk or 31 business day combined Press & Grade TAT...WOW!, In HeatSeal 2/14, In Grading 2/10 (that's a 5 wk or 27 business day Press TAT), In Pressing area 1/6, Received 1/6

#-----D581-MD - 6 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4

#-----5F7A-MD - 15 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4

#-----5F7A-NW - 5 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4


Delivered to CBCS 11/15/2021 (Yes, 2021. This is a submission of 66 Magazines that were sent to Joe at @CFP_Comics for Pressing and he was going to re-forward to cgc for grading. After a conversation with Steve Borock, I decided to have CFP send to CBCS as I was not in a hurry to have them back and 5 1/2 dozen would be a good batch for CBCS to run through and iron out the process of Magazine encasement. "Test Dummies" is how I referred to them. Thank you again Joe for your agreeing to alter the forwarding after you completed your Pressing services. Well, there has been movement at CBCS this past week.)

#-----D0D2-MAG - 66 magazines VSP and Grade only - In Labels 2/28, In Grading 2/26, 2/16 Reverted to Received, 2/10 in ImagingSP (Probably for VSP), 2/10/23 Official Received email from CBCS.

I will continue to update until completed.
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How long is it taking everyone's comics to get shipped out? Mine have been in shipping all week.


Mine have been in shipping 2 weeks. They were in billing (after I'd paid and the order was completed) for about a month before that. Those used to be the steps that would get wrapped up in a day or two...
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How long is it taking everyone's comics to get shipped out? Mine have been in shipping all week.


Mine have been in shipping 2 weeks. They were in billing (after I'd paid and the order was completed) for about a month before that. Those used to be the steps that would get wrapped up in a day or two...


Same
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Vintage books; 11 calendar days from Received to Shipped.
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Two vintage orders received the same day.

The first was completed in 8 calendar days.
The second has been in Billing for 8 calendar days even though the order was paid on the first day.

A separate order for reholder, and three other previous orders have been stuck in Heat Seal for nearly two weeks.
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For those coming to this thread for actual information which may give you an idea of Grade only and Press & Grade TATs, with a couple of VSP thrown in, below is a detail of my 32 Non-Express Tier submissions from June 2021 through January 2023.

Did my daily Print Invoice check and saw some more movement in August 2022 submission, in "Bold" below.

CR = Comic ReHolder
EX = Expanded (now Vintage)
CN = Consumer (now Vintage Plus)
MD = Modern
NW = New
VN = Vintage
VT = Vintage Plus
PM = Premium

Some quick factoids on mid-2021 submissions:

33 Separate submissions
- 28 Press & Grade Submissions
- 1 VSP, Press & Grade Submission
- 4 Grade only Submissions

The longest TAT of my grade only was <51 wks or 244 Business days.
The longest TAT for combined Press & Grade was only 71 1/2 wks or 343 Business days.
The Shortest TAT for combined Press & Grade was 44 wks or 213 Busisness days.
The funny thing is, that both the longest and shortest TATs came from submissions that were delivered to CBCS on the same day on June 8th. [/b]

Delivered to CBCS on June 8th 2021 in two separate boxes. (All standard, w/out any FAST P's and one with VSP added).

5 of the 11 had press completed within 43wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 44wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 45wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 49wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in <50wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in <52wks.
1 of the 11 likely had press completed in ~52wks

#-----4D21-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 5/24, In Grading Room 5/23, Just under 50 wks In Pressing Room.

#-----3BBA-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 4/20 = 45wk/217 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 4/18, 45 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----1FC5-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT,
In HeatSeal 5/24, In Grading Room 5/20, 49 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----0B3E-MD 60 Comics - Complete/Shipped 10/28 = 71 1/2wk/343 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/28, In Billing (credit) 10/28, In HeatSeal 10/7, In Labels 10/7, Officially in Grading 10/5 but press finished 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts Pressing Post#389, this has likely been pressed, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----FD6C-MD 101 Comics - Ready for Pickup 5/13 = 48wk/237 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 5/10, In Grading Room 4/11, 44 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----DDAD-MD 31 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT,
In HeatSeal 5/24, In Labels 5/20, In Grading Room 4/7, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----943E-MD 26 Comics - Ready for Pickup 4/19 = 45wk/216 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 4/11, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----905B-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 4/14 = 44wk/213 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, 4/13 Shipping, In Labels 4/12, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----7E7E-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 4/27 = 46wk/222 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 4/22, In Labels 4/18, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room

#-----6C85-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, Shipping 6/8, In HeatSeal 5/24, In Labels 5/20, In Grading Room 4/5, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----4259-MD 30 Comics w/2 VSP - Ready for Pickup 8/16 = 61 wk/291 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 8/11, In Labels 8/10, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts Pressing Post#389, this likely had press completed in May or June, just hadn't received notification or dashboard update)


Delivered to CBCS 6/21/21
#-----C148-MD - 30 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/29 = 66wk or 322 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/26, In Grading Room 5/31, Previously only mark Received, never marked In Pressing.


Delivered to CBCS 6/29/21
#-----6136-MD - 102 comics - Ready for Pickup 10/11 = 67wk or 324 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/27, In Billing 9/26, In Grading Room 6/8, Received

#-----82E4-MD - 34 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/28 = 65wk or 315 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/26, In Grading Room 6/7, Received


Delivered to CBCS 7/6/21
#-----C197-MD - 21 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/16 = 62wk or 301 business day combined Press & Grade TAT[/b], In HeatSeal 8/02, In Labels 7/29, In Grading Room 6/23, 50 wks / 240 Business day Press TAT.

#-----EB2E-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/24 = <68wk or 328 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/24, In HeatSeal 10/19, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----E175-MD - 34 comics - Ready for Pickup 11/2 = 69wk or 335 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading (Pre-Shipping?) 11/1, In HeatSeal 10/31, In Labels 10/20, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----D6B1-MD - 32 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/10 = 70wk or 341 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, Reverted back to "Grading", so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/8, In HeatSeal 10/31, In Labels 10/29. In Grading notification 10/24 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier),In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)


Delivered to CBCS 7/14/21
#-----19FC-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/28 = 67wk or 327 business day combined Press & GradeTAT, In Shipping 10/19, In QC 10/18, In HeatSeal 10/17, In Labels 10/14. In Grading notification 10/11,(press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----24FC-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/20 = 66wk or 321 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In shipping 10/19, In HeatSeal 10/17, In Labels 10/14, In Grading notification 10/14 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)
#-----6D64-MD - 60 comics - Completed/Shipped 11/10 = 69wk or 335 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 11/09, Reverted back to "Grading", so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/7, In HeatSeal 10/21, In Labels 10/20, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----7189-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 9/29 = 63wk or 304 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 9/23, In HeatSeal 9/23, In Labels 9/22, In Grading 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----8142-MD - 68 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/25 = <68wk or 329 business day combined Press & Grade TATIn Shipping 10/24, In QC 10/24,In HeatSeal 10/19, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----8596-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/10 = <65wk or 311 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, in Shipping 10/10, In HeatSeal 10/6, In Labels 10/5, Officially In Grading 10/5 but finished press 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----A44C-MD - 60 comics - Completed/Shipped 11/07 = <69wk or 332 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 11/7In Shipping 11/7,[/b] Received another In Grading notification, so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/3, Back to In HeatSeal 10/28, In Labels 10/24, In HeatSeal 10/22, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----B5DA-MD - 29 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/26 = 67wk or 324 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/25, In HeatSeal 10/20, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----876C-EX - 30 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/16 = 61wk or 295 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 8/02, In Labels 7/29, In Grading Room 6/24, Received[/b]


Delivered to CBCS 9/20/21
#-----7374-MD - 8 comics Grade only/No Press - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/12, In Labels 9/2, In Grading 7/16, Received - Total Grade only TAT = <51 wks or 244 Business days.

#-----6A82-MD - 18 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/11, In HeatSeal 9/1, In Grading 8/31, another case of Pressing in less than a year with 49 wk movement. CBCS changed invoice back to "Received" 8/25, In Pressing Room - Total TAT w/Press = <51 weeks or 244 business days

#-----6A82-EX - 7 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/11, In HeatSeal 9/1, In Grading 8/31, another case of Pressing in less than a year with 49 wk movement. CBCS changed invoice back to "Received" 8/25, In Pressing Room 5/27, TAT w/Press = <51 weeks or 244 business days [/b]


Delivered to CBCS 2/24/22
#-----EAC8-CN - 2 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----EAC8-EX - 11 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----EAC8-MD - 17 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----B5B6-MD - 12 comics Grade only - Reverted back to "Grading" with Graded email 1/23, In HeatSeal 1/19(no notification), In Grading email 01/18

#-----BD64-EX - 2 comics - In Labels 2/16, In Grading 2/15, In Pressing Room

#-----BD64-MD - 39 comics - In Labels 2/16, In Grading 2/15, In Pressing Room

#-----8043-MD w/VSP - 14 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 2/8 = 49wk or 237 business day combined VSP, Press & Grade TAT, In Billing 2/8, In HeatSeal 2/6, In Labels 2/3, In Pressing Room


Delivered to CBCS Friday 08/19/22
#-----A0CC-PM - 1 comic - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/22 = 13wk or 65 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 11/22, In Grading 11/16, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A0CC-VT - 2 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/22 = 13wk or 65 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading 11/16, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A734-VN - 5 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 12/16 = 16wk or 81 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading 11/15, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A2F1-MD - 32 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----7372-MD - 10 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----703D-MD - 12 comics - In Labels 3/01, In Grading 2/20, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----786C-MD - 20 comics / Grade only - Received 8/22

#-----7A3B-MD - 14 comics - In Pressing Room 8/23, Received 8/23

#-----A5EC-RH - 4 comics / ReHolder - Ready for Pick-up 9/6, In Labels 8/23, Received 8/23

#-----8803-RH - 4 comics / ReHolder - Completed/Shipped 9/6, In Shipping 9/2, In Labels 8/26, Received 8/23


Delivered to CBCS Friday 12/09/22
#-----79FE-MN - 32 comics - In Pressing area 12/13, Received 12/13


Delivered to CBCS Tuesday 1/03/2023
#-----C0E9-CR - 1 comic ReHolder - Completed/Shipped 1/10, Received 1/6

#-----AD21-CR - 6 comics ReHolder - Completed/Ready for Pickup 1/11, Received 1/3

#-----DBB5-VN - 6 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 2/16 = only 6wk or 31 business day combined Press & Grade TAT...WOW!, In HeatSeal 2/14, In Grading 2/10 (that's a 5 wk or 27 business day Press TAT), In Pressing area 1/6, Received 1/6

#-----D581-MD - 6 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4

#-----5F7A-MD - 15 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4

#-----5F7A-NW - 5 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4


Delivered to CBCS 11/15/2021 (Yes, 2021. This is a submission of 66 Magazines that were sent to Joe at @CFP_Comics for Pressing and he was going to re-forward to cgc for grading. After a conversation with Steve Borock, I decided to have CFP send to CBCS as I was not in a hurry to have them back and 5 1/2 dozen would be a good batch for CBCS to run through and iron out the process of Magazine encasement. "Test Dummies" is how I referred to them. Thank you again Joe for your agreeing to alter the forwarding after you completed your Pressing services. Well, there has been movement at CBCS this past week.)

#-----D0D2-MAG - 66 magazines VSP and Grade only - In Labels 2/28, In Grading 2/26, 2/16 Reverted to Received, 2/10 in ImagingSP (Probably for VSP), 2/10/23 Official Received email from CBCS.

I will continue to update until completed.
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September 22 order of 30 grade only, no press, no signatures. Now in Heat Seal.


Still in Heat Seal...


Now in Billing...


Now completed. Waiting for shipping email.


Shipping. Waiting for tracking number


Shipped YAY
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got notified today its finished and awaiting shipping. if shipped today. could come on my birthday mon
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Modern w/Press

Received: 1/12/22, Complete: 2/1/23 (385 total days)
Received: 2/15/22, Complete: 2/21/23 (371 total days)
Received: 3/12/22, Complete: 3/2/23 (355 total days)
Received: 3/31/22, ImagingSP: 2/15/23, Pressing: 2/21/23


Modern & New (grade only)

Received: 5/24/22, Complete: 2/7/23 (259 total days)
Received: 5/27/22, Grading: 2/14/23, Heat Seal: 2/15/23
Received: 6/15/22, Complete: 2/10/23 (240 total days)
Received: 7/18/22, Complete: 2/14/23 (211 total days)
Received: 8/16/22, Complete: 2/10/23 (178 total days)


Vintage (grade only)

Received: 2/15/23, Grading: 2/22/23, Heat Seal: 2/22/23, Production: 2/23/23
Received: 2/15/23, Complete: 2/23/23 (8 total days)
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Modern comic (no press). Submitted June 24th, 2022, received: August 15th, 2022, email saying hit grading table Feb 22nd 2023, Labels stage Feb 22 2023, Hotseal Feb 23 2023, ready for shipping Mar 2nd 2023

New comic (no press) Submitted June 24th, 2022, received: August 15th, 2022, email saying hit grading table Feb 22nd 2023, Labels stage Feb 22 2023, Hotseal Feb 23 2023, ready for shipping Mar 2nd 2023

New Comic (No press) Submitted June 24th, 2022, received: August 15th, 2022, email saying hit grading table Feb 22nd 2023, Labels stage Feb 22 2023, Hotseal Feb 23 2023, ready for shipping Mar 2nd 2023
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Cool mine should be soon then I submitted mine July 6 2022 I did get a email saying they were in the grading room maybe late March or April will be my guess for mine maybe but at least I know they are in the grade process now just shipped out five books this week waiting because of the 15 precent off code they are offering
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Cool mine should be soon then I submitted mine July 6 2022 I did get a email saying they were in the grading room maybe late March or April will be my guess for mine maybe but at least I know they are in the grade process now just shipped out five books this week waiting because of the 15 precent off code they are offering


mine was ready for heatseal after "hit grading room" email the next day. either they were super fast, or they forgot to email me the "hit grading room" update till right as they finished grading.
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shipped. grades have 1 good surprise, 1 bad surprise and 1 was estimated as.

amazing spider-man #365- 9.2. Ebaymafia had given it to me. He assumed 9.2. so no surprise

Saban's Go Go Power Rangers #8 9.8 (was a little surprised. good surprise. though my last comic treated the same got a 9.0. so I took good care of it.)

Amazing spider-man #4 8.0 Biggest surprise. I knew with the digital sticker removed could be a low grade. conditions described looking back. not surprise. i had kept it in a box. for a while. when I saw value increase took it out. probably that caused the damage. But Im fine. Nothing I can do.
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Modern w/Press

Received: 1/12/22, Complete: 2/1/23 (385 total days)
Received: 2/15/22, Complete: 2/21/23 (371 total days)
Received: 3/12/22, Complete: 3/2/23 (355 total days)
Received: 3/31/22, ImagingSP: 2/15/23, Pressing: 2/21/23, Received: 3/3/23


Modern & New (grade only)

Received: 5/24/22, Complete: 2/7/23 (259 total days)
Received: 5/27/22, Grading: 2/14/23, Heat Seal: 2/15/23
Received: 6/15/22, Complete: 2/10/23 (240 total days)
Received: 7/18/22, Complete: 2/14/23 (211 total days)
Received: 8/16/22, Complete: 2/10/23 (178 total days)


Vintage (grade only)

Received: 2/15/23, Complete: 3/3/23 (16 total days) (stuck in billing, email to CS resolved quickly)
Received: 2/15/23, Complete: 2/23/23 (8 total days)
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I just had a comic that has been in pressing, now go back to just received. could that (hopefully) just be a clerical error? They got it almost a month before another I sent to them, and the second one has went thru grading and is in "heat seal"
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@Lobofan yes, sometimes you see things bounce around a little.
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I just had a comic that has been in pressing, now go back to just received. could that (hopefully) just be a clerical error? They got it almost a month before another I sent to them, and the second one has went thru grading and is in "heat seal"


When a book has completed Pressing, but not yet entered Grading, you'll see the status go back to just Received. This is normal and is how you can tell that pressing is complete.
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New/Vintage with sig verification:

Received: Aug 6th
Entered grading: March 3rd
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Books I handed to CBCS at Wondercon 2022 moved to Shipping yesterday. Just a couple of weeks shy of one year.
To be 100% fair, when I handed my books over at the show I asked what the turn around time would be and they gave me an honest answer. Nobody misrepresented the time to me ever. It was pretty spot on.
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Is anyone else not seeing the option to express books anymore?
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Modern comic (no press). Submitted June 24th, 2022, received: August 15th, 2022, email saying hit grading table Feb 22nd 2023, Labels stage Feb 22 2023, Hotseal Feb 23 2023, Shipped Mar 2nd 2023, delivered Mar 5th, 2023

New comic (no press) Submitted June 24th, 2022, received: August 15th, 2022, email saying hit grading table Feb 22nd 2023, Labels stage Feb 22 2023, Hotseal Feb 23 2023, Shipped Mar 2nd 2023, delivered Mar 5th, 2023

New Comic (No press) Submitted June 24th, 2022, received: August 15th, 2022, email saying hit grading table Feb 22nd 2023, Labels stage Feb 22 2023, Hotseal Feb 23 2023, Shipped Mar 2nd 2023, delivered Mar 5th, 2023
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@consumetheliving I see it after you enter a book. When you're on the page with your list of books to submit, at the top there are dropdowns for speed (standard/priority/express) and pressing (none/regular/express).
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Originally Posted by xkonk
@consumetheliving I see it after you enter a book. When you're on the page with your list of books to submit, at the top there are dropdowns for speed (standard/priority/express) and pressing (none/regular/express).


Thank you, I will give it a look tonight. Got some sigs I would like verified.
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For those coming to this thread for actual information which may give you an idea of Grade only and Press & Grade TATs, with a couple of VSP thrown in, below is a detail of my 32 Non-Express Tier submissions from June 2021 through January 2023.

Received email notification on a grade only submission, in "Bold" below plus, updating on another submission with change from last week.

CR = Comic ReHolder
EX = Expanded (now Vintage)
CN = Consumer (now Vintage Plus)
MD = Modern
NW = New
VN = Vintage
VT = Vintage Plus
PM = Premium

Some quick factoids on mid-2021 submissions:

33 Separate submissions
- 28 Press & Grade Submissions
- 1 VSP, Press & Grade Submission
- 4 Grade only Submissions

The longest TAT of my grade only was <51 wks or 244 Business days.
The longest TAT for combined Press & Grade was only 71 1/2 wks or 343 Business days.
The Shortest TAT for combined Press & Grade was 44 wks or 213 Busisness days.
The funny thing is, that both the longest and shortest TATs came from submissions that were delivered to CBCS on the same day on June 8th. [/b]

Delivered to CBCS on June 8th 2021 in two separate boxes. (All standard, w/out any FAST P's and one with VSP added).

5 of the 11 had press completed within 43wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 44wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 45wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in 49wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in <50wks,
1 of the 11 had press completed in <52wks.
1 of the 11 likely had press completed in ~52wks

#-----4D21-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 5/24, In Grading Room 5/23, Just under 50 wks In Pressing Room.

#-----3BBA-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 4/20 = 45wk/217 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 4/18, 45 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----1FC5-MD 30 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT,
In HeatSeal 5/24, In Grading Room 5/20, 49 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----0B3E-MD 60 Comics - Complete/Shipped 10/28 = 71 1/2wk/343 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/28, In Billing (credit) 10/28, In HeatSeal 10/7, In Labels 10/7, Officially in Grading 10/5 but press finished 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts Pressing Post#389, this has likely been pressed, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----FD6C-MD 101 Comics - Ready for Pickup 5/13 = 48wk/237 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 5/10, In Grading Room 4/11, 44 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----DDAD-MD 31 Comics - Ready for Pickup 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT,
In HeatSeal 5/24, In Labels 5/20, In Grading Room 4/7, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----943E-MD 26 Comics - Ready for Pickup 4/19 = 45wk/216 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 4/11, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----905B-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 4/14 = 44wk/213 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, 4/13 Shipping, In Labels 4/12, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----7E7E-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 4/27 = 46wk/222 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 4/22, In Labels 4/18, In Grading Room 4/4, 43 wks in Pressing Room

#-----6C85-MD 30 Comics - Shipped 6/9 = 52wk/255 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, Shipping 6/8, In HeatSeal 5/24, In Labels 5/20, In Grading Room 4/5, 43 wks in Pressing Room.

#-----4259-MD 30 Comics w/2 VSP - Ready for Pickup 8/16 = 61 wk/291 Business day Combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 8/11, In Labels 8/10, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts Pressing Post#389, this likely had press completed in May or June, just hadn't received notification or dashboard update)


Delivered to CBCS 6/21/21
#-----C148-MD - 30 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/29 = 66wk or 322 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/26, In Grading Room 5/31, Previously only mark Received, never marked In Pressing.


Delivered to CBCS 6/29/21
#-----6136-MD - 102 comics - Ready for Pickup 10/11 = 67wk or 324 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/27, In Billing 9/26, In Grading Room 6/8, Received

#-----82E4-MD - 34 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/28 = 65wk or 315 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 9/27, In Labels 9/26, In Grading Room 6/7, Received


Delivered to CBCS 7/6/21
#-----C197-MD - 21 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/16 = 62wk or 301 business day combined Press & Grade TAT[/b], In HeatSeal 8/02, In Labels 7/29, In Grading Room 6/23, 50 wks / 240 Business day Press TAT.

#-----EB2E-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/24 = <68wk or 328 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/24, In HeatSeal 10/19, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----E175-MD - 34 comics - Ready for Pickup 11/2 = 69wk or 335 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading (Pre-Shipping?) 11/1, In HeatSeal 10/31, In Labels 10/20, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----D6B1-MD - 32 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/10 = 70wk or 341 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, Reverted back to "Grading", so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/8, In HeatSeal 10/31, In Labels 10/29. In Grading notification 10/24 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier),In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)


Delivered to CBCS 7/14/21
#-----19FC-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/28 = 67wk or 327 business day combined Press & GradeTAT, In Shipping 10/19, In QC 10/18, In HeatSeal 10/17, In Labels 10/14. In Grading notification 10/11,(press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----24FC-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/20 = 66wk or 321 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In shipping 10/19, In HeatSeal 10/17, In Labels 10/14, In Grading notification 10/14 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)
#-----6D64-MD - 60 comics - Completed/Shipped 11/10 = 69wk or 335 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 11/09, Reverted back to "Grading", so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/7, In HeatSeal 10/21, In Labels 10/20, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----7189-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 9/29 = 63wk or 304 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 9/23, In HeatSeal 9/23, In Labels 9/22, In Grading 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----8142-MD - 68 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/25 = <68wk or 329 business day combined Press & Grade TATIn Shipping 10/24, In QC 10/24,In HeatSeal 10/19, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----8596-MD - 30 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/10 = <65wk or 311 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, in Shipping 10/10, In HeatSeal 10/6, In Labels 10/5, Officially In Grading 10/5 but finished press 8/1 or likely earlier, In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----A44C-MD - 60 comics - Completed/Shipped 11/07 = <69wk or 332 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 11/7In Shipping 11/7,[/b] Received another In Grading notification, so probably will be in shipping in 1-2 business days 11/3, Back to In HeatSeal 10/28, In Labels 10/24, In HeatSeal 10/22, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/18 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----B5DA-MD - 29 comics - Completed/Shipped 10/26 = 67wk or 324 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 10/25, In HeatSeal 10/20, In Labels 10/19, In Grading notification 10/19 (press completed 8/1 or likely earlier), In Pressing Room. (per SteveRicketts post that they are working on orders delivered Sept 2021, just haven't received notification or dashboard update)

#-----876C-EX - 30 comics - Ready for Pickup 9/16 = 61wk or 295 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In HeatSeal 8/02, In Labels 7/29, In Grading Room 6/24, Received[/b]


Delivered to CBCS 9/20/21
#-----7374-MD - 8 comics Grade only/No Press - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/12, In Labels 9/2, In Grading 7/16, Received - Total Grade only TAT = <51 wks or 244 Business days.

#-----6A82-MD - 18 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/11, In HeatSeal 9/1, In Grading 8/31, another case of Pressing in less than a year with 49 wk movement. CBCS changed invoice back to "Received" 8/25, In Pressing Room - Total TAT w/Press = <51 weeks or 244 business days

#-----6A82-EX - 7 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 9/11, In HeatSeal 9/1, In Grading 8/31, another case of Pressing in less than a year with 49 wk movement. CBCS changed invoice back to "Received" 8/25, In Pressing Room 5/27, TAT w/Press = <51 weeks or 244 business days [/b]


Delivered to CBCS 2/24/22
#-----EAC8-CN - 2 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----EAC8-EX - 11 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----EAC8-MD - 17 comics - Completed/Shipped 2/6 = 49wk or 235 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Shipping 2/6, In HeatSeal 2/2, In Labels 1/27, In Grading 1/24, Moved to "Received" 1/20, In Pressing Room

#-----B5B6-MD - 12 comics Grade only - Reverted back to "Grading" with Graded email 1/23, In HeatSeal 1/19(no notification), In Grading email 01/18

#-----BD64-EX - 2 comics - In Labels 2/16, In Grading 2/15, In Pressing Room

#-----BD64-MD - 39 comics - In Labels 2/16, In Grading 2/15, In Pressing Room

#-----8043-MD w/VSP - 14 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 2/8 = 49wk or 237 business day combined VSP, Press & Grade TAT, In Billing 2/8, In HeatSeal 2/6, In Labels 2/3, In Pressing Room


Delivered to CBCS Friday 08/19/22
#-----A0CC-PM - 1 comic - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/22 = 13wk or 65 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Labels 11/22, In Grading 11/16, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A0CC-VT - 2 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 11/22 = 13wk or 65 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading 11/16, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A734-VN - 5 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 12/16 = 16wk or 81 business day combined Press & Grade TAT, In Grading 11/15, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----A2F1-MD - 32 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----7372-MD - 10 comics - In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----703D-MD - 12 comics - In HeatSeal 3/02, In Labels 3/01, In Grading 2/20, In Pressing Room 8/22, Received 8/22

#-----786C-MD - 20 comics / Grade only - In Grading 3/06, Received 8/22

#-----7A3B-MD - 14 comics - In Pressing Room 8/23, Received 8/23

#-----A5EC-RH - 4 comics / ReHolder - Ready for Pick-up 9/6, In Labels 8/23, Received 8/23

#-----8803-RH - 4 comics / ReHolder - Completed/Shipped 9/6, In Shipping 9/2, In Labels 8/26, Received 8/23


Delivered to CBCS Friday 12/09/22
#-----79FE-MN - 32 comics - In Pressing area 12/13, Received 12/13


Delivered to CBCS Tuesday 1/03/2023
#-----C0E9-CR - 1 comic ReHolder - Completed/Shipped 1/10, Received 1/6

#-----AD21-CR - 6 comics ReHolder - Completed/Ready for Pickup 1/11, Received 1/3

#-----DBB5-VN - 6 comics - Completed/Ready for Pickup 2/16 = only 6wk or 31 business day combined Press & Grade TAT...WOW!, In HeatSeal 2/14, In Grading 2/10 (that's a 5 wk or 27 business day Press TAT), In Pressing area 1/6, Received 1/6

#-----D581-MD - 6 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4

#-----5F7A-MD - 15 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4

#-----5F7A-NW - 5 comics - In Pressing area 1/4, Received 1/4


Delivered to CBCS 11/15/2021 (Yes, 2021. This is a submission of 66 Magazines that were sent to Joe at CFP Comics for Pressing and he was going to re-forward to cgc for grading. After a conversation with Steve Borock, I decided to have CFP send to CBCS as I was not in a hurry to have them back and 5 1/2 dozen would be a good batch for CBCS to run through and iron out the process of Magazine encasement. "Test Dummies" is how I referred to them. Thank you again Joe for your agreeing to alter the forwarding after you completed your Pressing services. Well, there has been movement at CBCS this past week.)

#-----D0D2-MAG - 66 magazines VSP and Grade only - In Labels 2/28, In Grading 2/26, 2/16 Reverted to Received, 2/10 in ImagingSP (Probably for VSP), 2/10/23 Official Received email from CBCS.

I will continue to update until completed.
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Reholder (for rivet removal) Received: 2/15/23, Complete: 3/7/23 (20 total days)
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