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[{"textkey":1,"title":"Description","text":"Preventing wasted trips to the mailbox, this bright yellow new mail alert ball pops up to signal “mail call”! A spring-loaded ball pops into vertical position when a postal carrier opens your mailbox. New mail alert installs easily to most rural mailboxes; hardware and instructions included. Metal, plastic. Mailbox alert is 6 1/2\u0022 H."},{"textkey":0,"title":null,"text":null},{"textkey":0,"title":null,"text":null},{"textkey":0,"title":null,"text":null},{"textkey":5,"title":"Features","text":"Made with durable metal and plastic; 6 1/2\u0022 high; Bright yellow ball alerts you to new mail from hundreds of feet away; Installs easily to most rural mailboxes"}]
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This is real timesaver; I just look out the kitchen window, down that 125' driveway, and if the ball isn't UP, then I go back to cooking supper. When it's UP,I walk down & retrieve the mai! "
December 14, 2019
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So convenient
Our mailbox is quite a distance from our home. Being able to see that the mail definitely has passed is very convenient
May 11, 2019
Purchased
11 months ago
mail`s here
This saves me a lot of time from checking if the mail has run. Love the invention!
April 11, 2019
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I would buy this item again
We use it for everything. We have a daycare and we color on it, to some crafts, paper work while watching tv, etc...
March 22, 2018
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Mail box alert
This is one of the best items I have ever bought. Saves long trips to the mail box not knowing if the mailman went by. Miles Kimball was the only place I could find one,. Every mail box should have one. I have used this for over a year now, and would be lost without it.
June 26, 2017
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Great Idea, but spring droops filled with rain water
Spring drooped when yellow ball filled with rain water. Unscrewed ball, drained and screwed back with good results.
May 16, 2017
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Now I know when I have mail...for sure!
This little yellow ball tells me when the mail has been delivered. Saves many usless trips across a very dangerous highway to do the "mail check". I have recommended this to a friend. She didn't know this little trick even existed. She's getting one for herself and one for her son.
February 16, 2017
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Great to see if you have mail from a distance
We would always walk to the mailbox at work and never know if the mail was there. This can be seen from inside the office so it saves a lot of wasted time. Great product.
January 5, 2017
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I would buy this product again!!
This is a great invention and we Love our mail signal ball!! I have ordered extra ones as I give them away as unique & useful gifts to family and friends. They are especially appreciated as we have a long driveway and we don't have to keep checking when our mail has arrived. So useful in the cold, rainy weather especially!!
January 2, 2017
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Great product
Just what we needed so we don't have to run all the way to the mailbox. Our mailbox is quite a distance from the house and this is perfect for us.
October 19, 2015
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Why did you choose this?
Walter Drake Store
It is very helpful
e.joanne b on Feb 20, 2020
Mail comes here anytime between dawn and dark! Post Office is just a mile away. They have trouble getting every carrier to show up on the same day.
William K on Aug 13, 2019
It is very helpful
e.joanne b on Feb 20, 2020
My mailbox is at the end of my driveway; hopefully, I will now know when the mail is delivered so I don't have to go down an check. It does not come the same time every day.
Richard R on Dec 1, 2019
Mail comes here anytime between dawn and dark! Post Office is just a mile away. They have trouble getting every carrier to show up on the same day.
William K on Aug 13, 2019
I have quite a ways to walk to my mailbox. I love to walk but I don't always feel like it. So I thought this might save me some unnecessary steps when I am not feeling my best and/or when the weather is not the best.
Gail G on Jan 1, 2019
We have a long driveway and our mailbox is across a busy road, it will be nice being able to visually see that the mail carrier has left mail for us so we don’t have to make a trip to the mailbox to find out that either we didn’t get mail or the carrier hasn’t delivered it yet.
Terry T on Nov 24, 2018
Have used before.Very convenient!
Barbara W on Apr 11, 2018
Searched hardware stores for this item; tired to going to an empty mailbox. Googled "mailbox accessories" and this item popped up. Its exactly what I wanted.
Roberta B on Apr 6, 2018
similar to the one mom has
VIRGINIA B on Mar 2, 2018
Great reviews. Logic
TM M on Feb 27, 2018
need to see when the mailman has delivered the mail from my house before i get out and walk 1/4 mile to box
Vicki K on Feb 25, 2018
liked one that i had before so i want another so i'll have a spare
joel m on Feb 16, 2018
need it
James S on Feb 6, 2018
I need it
Marvin B on Jan 12, 2018
This will save me from walking back & forth to mailbox as our postal carrier comes different times every day
Shirley H on Jan 8, 2018
I picked the Mail Box Alert Ball because we live in a rural area and it saves people from walking to the mailbox a number of times to check and see if the mail has gone.
Cathy M on Dec 14, 2017
No longer have to make several trips to the mailbox. My last one lasted 15 yrs. Great invention!
Barbara H on Dec 11, 2017
Need to know when I have mail. Live long ways from road.
Carol G on Dec 9, 2017
received first one nicely made, good quality, son wants one.
Cindy R on Dec 7, 2017
Snow fence in the way so need to see mail delivery
Mary M on Nov 24, 2017
My mom wanted it
Lloyd O on Sep 12, 2017
My mailbox is far enough away so with this mailbox alert I can see if I have mail.
Jeff B on Jul 13, 2017
It saves many unnecessary tips to the mailbox to check on the mail delivery.
Edward M on Jul 7, 2017
We've had one before and I love it. I can see the mailbox alert ball from the kitchen window.
Janice N on Jul 4, 2017
Had previous pop up flag from Walter Drake for approximately 25 years
Brent M on Jun 16, 2017
Works great. Saves many unnecessary trips to the mailbox
Anna H on May 13, 2017
only place could find item.
o l on Apr 30, 2017
This is convenient as I know when my mail man has left me some mail
EDITH M. E on Apr 28, 2017
It appears to be an inexpensive alert system to let you know when your mail has arrived. I like the fact that it is not a wireless electronic device that seem to vary on performance based on mailbox material and distance to your house.This is a basic, non-electronic, simple device.
B O on Apr 12, 2017
This is for my parents who would like to avoid unnecessary trips to the mailbox, only to find that the mail has not been delivered yet
Sherry J on Mar 19, 2017
It saves me having to go out in cold and rain to check the mail.
Jeannie R on Mar 18, 2017
For my 84 old father
Dale n on Mar 17, 2017
My mailbox is about 50 feet from the house & I live on a hill so to make it easy, I bought one to keep from going to the mailbox when it had not ran or because I did not get any mail. Only having 1 and a half foot that means a lot for me.
Ann M on Mar 3, 2017
I did not order this
CLARANN M on Feb 11, 2017
Handy & bought for elderly parents yrs. Ago.
Carol N on Feb 2, 2017
Ease of install and pricing
Darlene B on Jan 30, 2017
Alerts me when mail is in box
Jane R on Jan 21, 2017
couldn't find elsewhere
Richard H on Jan 18, 2017
It's not available anywhere else.
Frederick F on Dec 13, 2016
I wanted this item for a 94 year old vet so he would'nt have to go numerous times to the mail box uneventful.
Reita B on Dec 4, 2016
It's hard for Dad to go back and forth to the mailbox. Now he can just look to see if the mailman has been there!
Denise B on Nov 14, 2016
For an eldery person to cut down on trips to mailbox
Garry N on Oct 30, 2016
91 yr old father in law
Barry B on Oct 22, 2016
Convenience. Had one 8 yrs.ago ball faded.
Barbara W on Oct 15, 2016
Great idea to save numerous trips to the mailbox!
Glenn G on Oct 7, 2016
2 stop unnecessary trips 2 the mailbox!!
June L on Sep 27, 2016
Thought it would be very useful to me I'm handicap.
Susan R on Sep 20, 2016
Only place we could find item.
Kenneth G on Oct 7, 2015
have used for years ..love this
JANET A on Sep 8, 2015
inexpensive and well reviewed by others. I like yellow.
john b on Sep 5, 2015
save walking
Robert M on Aug 30, 2015
My mailbox is at the end of my driveway; hopefully, I will now know when the mail is delivered so I don't have to go down an check. It does not come the same time every day.
Richard R on Dec 1, 2019
I have quite a ways to walk to my mailbox. I love to walk but I don't always feel like it. So I thought this might save me some unnecessary steps when I am not feeling my best and/or when the weather is not the best.
Gail G on Jan 1, 2019
How does it mount on plastic mail box ?
A shopper on Aug 23, 2015
BEST ANSWER: There are bolts & nuts to fasten the alert in the holes you have to drill in the mail box. This is the first time I have used this type as I ones I used before were a flag that flipped up when the mailman opened the box. I am a 89 yr old widow that lives alone and I would be lost with out my alert; now I know I have mail, before I made many trips to the box but no mail.
can I buy just the ball?
Bud M on Apr 14, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Thank you for your question. No, we do not sell the ball separately. We hope this information will be of help to you.