Goods and services are supplied by LECO subject to the following Conditions of Contract.
Any price quoted is subject to alteration at any time up to the time of dispatch of the Customer’s Order.
Ownership in goods delivered by us remains vested in us until the entire purchase price shall have been fully paid.
Risk shall pass to the Customer upon delivery to his premises in the case of goods delivered by LECO or it’s agent, or upon delivery to the point of dispatch in the case of F.O.B. delivery or upon leaving the LECO warehouse in the case of ex works delivery.
The customer shall make payment to LECO within 30 days of the date of statement. No discount shall be deductable unless agreed to, by LECO, in writing. Interest may be charged on overdue accounts.
Goods shall be examined immediately upon receipt and in the case of damage, the carriers and LECO must be notified within three days of receipt of such damaged goods. All packing material is to be returned together with the damaged article, prior to any credit or replacement being considered.
Our warranty obilgation does not include labour to install replacement parts, nor travel expenses if the repair is made on the customer’s premises.
No warranty is given in respect of expendable items such as crucibles, combustion tubes, oscillator tubes, chemicals and items of a consumable nature.
Written authorisation must be obtained from LECO before any parts or equipment are returned for warranty repair or replacement.
If goods are delivered on an F.O.B. or ex-works basis any claims resulting from loss or damage during transit are to be covered by the Purchaser’s insurance.
Consumable products and spare parts over 3 months old will not be accepted for credit.
Obsolete product, as determined by LECO Africa, will not be accepted.
Any other goods being returned to LECO for credit will only be accepted if these goods are received by LECO in an undamaged condition.
A 15% handling charge will apply to all returned goods.