terms and conditions of use

terms and conditions of use

General conditions:

Conditions for booking orders:

For items in stock - Reservations for items in stock are only guaranteed for a maximum period of 5 working days. After this period, the articles will be released without guaranteeing their availability. If you are unable to collect the items within this period, we suggest that you pay for them. To do this, you can request an ATM reference.

For non-stock items received in the meantime - Their availability will only be guaranteed for a maximum period of 5 working days after notification of your arrival. After this period, the articles will be released without guaranteeing their availability. If you are unable to collect the items within this period, we suggest that you pay for them. To do this, you can request an ATM reference.

Shipping costs:

Orders placed online or otherwise requested for shipping will incur an additional postage cost. These costs can be consulted here.

Alternative resolution of consumer disputes (ADR):

In the event of a dispute, the consumer may resort to an Alternative Resolution Entity for consumer disputes: Lisbon Arbitration Center for Consumer Conflicts

For more information, consult the portal of this arbitration center www.centroarbitragemlisboa.pt - tel. 218 80 70 30

In the event of an online consumer dispute, the consumer can use an online dispute resolution system (RLL), the ODR platform (“online dispute resolution”), which is competent to resolve disputes relating to the resulting contractual obligations sales contracts or online services.

Access the Electronic Alternative Dispute Resolution Platform here in sales or online service contracts.

Warranties:

For new items - We are authorized agents for the brands we sell. Only then can we offer the guarantee and the official support of the brand, without intermediaries. Warranty conditions vary by manufacturer.

For used items - All second-hand items on sale at Fire Scale Modeler have undergone a thorough inspection and review before being offered for sale. Fire Scale Modeler guarantees these items for a period of 1 year from the date of sale for operating defects not detected at the time of purchase. Problems inherent in normal wear or misuse are excluded.

In case of damage within this period, the part or parts will be returned to the manufacturer (in new items) and will be replaced by identical or repaired, as the case may be. They will be repaired by Fire Scale Modeler for second hand items.

The costs of return to the manufacturer, as well as return to the owner will be at our expense.

GENERAL APPLICATION:

• You can only make purchases on our website if you are over 18 years of age.

• In an order, the Customer makes a binding declaration that he intends to purchase the products sold by Fire Scale Modeler.

EXCHANGES AND RETURNS APPLICABLE TO ONLINE PURCHASES IN:

at https://firescalemodeler.pt/ what should I do if I am not satisfied with my purchase- Decree-Law DL 24 2014?

If you want to exchange or return items, you can go to our warehouse / Showroom, or contact us within 14 days from the date of receipt, which will provide you with information about the exchange / return process. In no case send items without prior contact as they will not be received.

The return of articles must respect the following conditions:

• Restitution of articles in good condition, in sales conditions without any mark of use (skid wear or other parts) or damage, with original packaging and accompanied by the respective invoice.

• Exchanges or returns of personalized items or specially ordered and at the customer's request to the supplier are not accepted.

• Exchanges or returns of replacement / repair parts specially ordered and at the customer's request to the supplier are not accepted.

If the packaging is damaged and the articles have evident marks of use, we will not be able to accept the exchange or the return of the value.

After contacting and given the return instructions, you must send us the item properly packed, with original packaging, to our address:

Fire Scale Modeler

Rua dos Moleiros, lote 14 - Varatojo

2560-237 Torres Vedras

We alert you to some conditions in case of exchange

If you choose to return the amount we inform you that:

• The refund is made by the same means of payment (according to the will shown by the Client). In the case of a transfer, we ask that you provide us with a NIB so that we can make the return faster.

• Shipping costs to our address are borne by the customer. In the case of returns due to customer dissatisfaction, the refund will be for the value of the goods excluding postage or other expenses in the purchase. Fire Scale Modeler will make collections according to the situation presented, without any additional cost, to customers injured by the transport or technical problem detected.

• The return will only be made after technical verification of the product's condition and verification of compliance with the conditions described above.

What should I do if I receive damaged packaging or items?

In the event that the shipping package is damaged, you should check its contents at the time of delivery and submit the complaint to the carrier, contacting us later. You should also contact us if you have received a package in good condition but the items are still damaged.

What should I do if the articles have technical problems?

In the event that your articles have technical problems, please contact us. We will try to resolve the issue by phone or email before replacing.

You can also go to ours at our warehouse /atelier

If the item is a single unit or has been ordered from the manufacturer specifically at your request, it will be sent to the manufacturer for replacement or repair.

If the technical check detects marks of misuse, and / or any problem that may have caused the article to malfunction (eg, drop, humidity, misuse) you will be contacted to indicate whether you want to return the item in its current state or if you want us to send the device to the brand's Technical Assistance, which is subject to a repair quote.

If the invoice is more than 14 days old, your item will be sent to the brand's Technical Assistance under the Warranty.

All equipment is covered by the 2 Year Manufacturer Warranty, guaranteed by the respective brands.

In the case of equipment outside the warranty period, Fire Scale Modeler also provides Technical Assistance, so you can contact us for information about the process of sending defective or damaged items for repair. The articles will be analyzed by our Technical Assistance, who will issue a technical opinion and respective repair budget, if that is the case. Repairs are only initiated after the Client has accepted the quote.

These general conditions are subject to change without notice.

Copyright

All Fire Scale Modeler content text, graphics, images, design and intellectual property rights that may derive from that content, as well as all associated trademarks, trade names or other distinctive signs are the property of Fire Scale Modeler or its legitimate owners. . The rights to them being reserved. According to the terms of the Copyright Law, the total or partial reproduction of the contents is expressly prohibited by any form or means (mechanical, electronic, photocopying or otherwise), as well as any act of disclosure, public communication or distribution, without the prior written consent of Fire Scale Modeler or its rightful owners.

Fire Scale Modeler

Since December 14, 2017, Fire Scale Modeler commercial activity registration for retail and online commerce has been carried out at the Portuguese Tax and Customs Authority, with office and warehouse in Rua dos Moleiros, Lote 14 - Varatojo - Torres Vedras / Portugal Our VAT number PT207470898.