contract terms and conditions 1, These terms and conditions form the contract between Daegrad Tools and the purchaser, in making a purchase the purchaser agrees to the contract terms and conditions outlined here.
2, All purchases are solely governed by the laws of the United Kingdom. 3, Items for sale by Daegrad Tools indicate an invitation to treat and not a right to buy, Daegrad tools reserve the right to refuse a sale for a number of reasons such as (but not limited to) the products supplied may be used for acts of terrorism, racism, crime or refusal of a sale in the interests of revenue protection or public safety.
4, All items sold are covered by the current legal requirements for online selling. 5, Any item purchased may be returned within 14 days of receipt by the purchaser for a full refund including the cost of original postage/shipping. if an item is returned as unwanted the purchaser must pay for return postage/shipping, in the event that the item supplied is defective or not as described or that the user does not feel confident or safe in using or assembling a supplied item then Daegrad tools will pay for return postage. if the purchaser wishes to return an item they must use the returns procedure for the specific internet selling platform from which it was purchased, once a returned item has been received by Daegrad tools a refund will be issued including return postage, this may be made as a separate payment depending upon the operating systems and refund mechanisms of the specific website from which the original purchase was made. 6, all the items sold by Daegrad Tools are reproductions, Daegrad tools does not trade in original artefacts
7, All items are sold with a 1year guarantee against defect arising from normal use in a reconstructive re-enactment context unless such items are not designed to last one year (consumable items). 8, All the items sold by Daegrad Tools are designed solely for use in Re-enactment living history contexts only, they are not designed for use in any other context or situation, they are not designed for commercial use or use by the public at re-enactment events. use of any item supplied by Daegrad Tools outside of a living history context nullifies any guarantee or liability on the part of Daegrad Tools. Many items manufactured by Daegrad tools contain functional sharp edges and points, it is the responsibility of the purchaser to ensure the safe storage, display and use of items, Daegrad tools accepts no liability for any incident arising from the user’s storage, use or display policy or protocols. 9, All the items produced and sold by Daegrad Tools are handmade and are designed as far as is reasonably practicable to mimic the original item on which the sold item is based and are so designed as to mimic the design, durability, usability and defects of the original item upon which it is based they are not manufactured to the quality of the item's modern equivalent, they are not designed to be, each item by its handmade nature is intrinsically a one off and as a consequence is subject to extremes of variation in both longevity and build quality 10, A condition of sale is that the purchaser is required to use the appropriate health and safety equipment commensurate with the reconstructed item as they would do with its modern equivalent, this includes the wearing of protective equipment both for the eyes (safety glasses) and body when an item or items are being used. living history is no excuse for not using safety equipment. Daegrad Tools cannot be held liable for any fault, omission or miss use of a supplied item by the user. 11, A condition of sale is that the purchaser is competent in the safe use of the supplied item and have received tuition in its safe and correct use as reconstructed items require a different set of skills not normally available to the general public, if the purchaser does not feel comfortable in using a supplied item it must be returned for a full refund. 12, Items supplied by Daegrad Tools must be inspected before and after use to ensure that they are in a safe condition. Tools or supplied items that contain wooden components are subject to dimensional instability due to local weather conditions and the purchaser’s storage and maintenance regime which in time may cause premature failure of a supplied item. Daegrad Tools cannot be held liable for any defect, fault or consequence arising from the purchaser’s poor storage, maintenance, assembly or abuse of a supplied item. 13, The contract exists solely between Daegrad Tools and the original purchaser and may not be transferred. 14 Daegrad Tools liability to the purchaser extends only to the cost of replacement of a defective part or refund, Daegrad Tools accepts no liability for any consequential loss arising through the use or misuse of an item supplied to the purchaser. in addition to this Daegrad Tools accepts no liability arising from the misuse of a supplied item or misuse arising from the use of a supplied item outside its designed use, function and historical context. 15, Any alteration to a purchased item nullifies any guarantee or liability on the part of Daegrad Tools. all the tools supplied by Daegrad Tools are designed for hand sharpening only. If any defect arises in the use of any item manufactured by Daegrad Tools we must be informed immediately 16, all items supplied by Daegrad Tools are for use by adults over the age of consent in the country of use, they are not designed for use or sold with the intention for use by minors or by any person or persons who is not the original purchaser. 17, all images of items for sale remain the intellectual property of Daegrad Tools 18, Do not exceed the design specifications of the supplied item(s) as outlined here. Daegrad Tools accept no liability for any consequence arising for the user exceeding the design specification of a supplied item(s), handmade Reconstructed tools have limitations of use and are not constructed to the same level of consistency as mass produced tools. wooden handles on tools are tang fit construction in keeping with the original design upon which the reconstructions are based, these items have an applied force limitation of 3kg and are not designed to be used with an applied force greater than 3kg. load bearing items are designed only for static display with the exception of suspension chains used in re-enactment cooking, these chains are designed for a maximum load of 10kg, do not exceed this weight under any circumstances. some items (for example but not limited to) such as Hammers axes and adzes are supplied unhafted, it is the responsibility of the purchaser to correctly assemble the supplied items to a safe and satisfactory condition, if the purchaser is unable to do so the supplied items can be returned under section 5 of this contract terms and conditions. some metalwork is supplied hardened with a light temper, if subject to impact these items will break, they are not designed for metal upon metal contact but solely for use on wood, on items supplied as "metalwork only" great care should be observed in hafting these products to avoid damage and that safety equipment including safety glasses must be worn at all times during assembly. all tools for woodworking are designed for use on green wood or naturally airdried wood, they are not designed for use on Kiln dried wood which has different properties. 19, if you need to contact Daegrad Tools please do so via the selling site from which your purchase was made.
20, in the event of a refund being issued and the item not returned (for whatever reason) the refunded purchaser is liable for its safe disposal in accordance with local waste disposal laws. Once a refund has been issued all liability on the part of Daegrad tools comes to an end.
21, no item manufactured or supplied by daegrad tools are for use in the united states of america or canada, their use in these countries is strictly forbidden