***BUYER'S PREMIUM AND TAX: A 10% buyer's premium will be applied to all winning bids placed live and 13% will be applied to all winning bids placed online. 7% Indiana sales tax will be applied to all invoices, unless the bidder is tax exempt.
***PAYMENT: All purchases must be paid for before merchandise is removed from auction premises. Payments accepted are cash, check (merchandise may be held until cleared by bank), bank check or money order, bank wire transfer, PayPal (online bidders only), or Visa/Mastercard (3% surcharge for live bidders, no surcharge for online bidders). It is the responsibility of the bidder to arrange method and delivery of complete payment with auctioneer within 48 hours of auction completion. Invoices remaining unpaid after 5 days may be charged a 1% per day late payment fee.
***REMOVAL: All items must be paid for in full before they may be removed from auction location. All items MUST be removed from auction location during announced removal period. Items paid for and not removed from auction premises after 30 days will be stored by auctioneer at a rate of $100 per month per invoice, which must be paid before items will be released by auctioneer. All loading, removal, shipping, and associated expense, risk and liability are the responsibility of the buyer.
***SHIPPING: All shipping needs and associated costs are the responsibility of the bidder. No sale will be voided or adjusted to account for unforeseen packing and shipping costs or complications.
OPTION 1: At bidder's request, auctioneer will transport items, at no cost, to PakMail (6142 Saint Joe Center Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46835). Auctioneer will give PakMail the bidder's contact information; bidder and PakMail will complete the shipping process independent of the auctioneer. Please research packing and shipping costs with PakMail before you bid! You may call them at (260)486-0204.
OPTION 2: At bidder's request, auctioneer will pack and ship items to bidder. In this event, bidder agrees that (a) all such packaging, handling and shipping is at sole risk of the purchaser and that auctioneer shall have no liability for any loss or damage to such items, and (b) purchaser shall pay all charges in advance of item being shipped.
The shipping rates listed in the catalog descriptions will be applied to the bidder's invoice as follows:
Shipping Rate A = $5 per item
Shipping Rate B = $7.50 per item
Shipping Rate C = $10 per item
Shipping Rate D = $15 per item
Shipping Rate E = $20 per item
Shipping Rate F = $25 per item
Shipping Rate G = $30 per item
Shipping Rate Y = Cost of packing and postage to be determined. Bidder will be charged time, materials, and postage for packing and shipping. Contact auctioneer for estimate.
Shipping Rate Z = Auctioneer will not ship, must be picked up or shipped by outside contractor.
The listed shipping rates are good for continental US bidders only; all other buyers will be charged time, materials, and postage for packing and shipping. Bidders are welcome to inquire for shipping cost estimates before bidding. There will be no shipping discounts for multiple purchases.
***CONDITION OF ITEMS: Neither the auctioneer nor the seller shall be responsible for the correct description, genuineness, authenticity of, or defect in any article. The auctioneer will make a good-faith effort to correctly describe all articles and their condition; however, neither the auctioneer nor the seller will make any guarantee or warranty regarding the accuracy of article descriptions.
NO SALE WILL BE VOIDED OR ADJUSTED TO ACCOUNT FOR INCORRECT DESCRIPTION, CATALOG ERROR, OR IMPERFECTION NOT NOTED. ALL ITEMS ARE SOLD AS-IS, WHERE-IS, WITH NO WARRANTIES EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE BIDDER TO INSPECT ALL ARTICLES AND SATISFY ALL INQUIRIES BEFORE BIDDING!
All articles will be made available for public inspection during announced inspection periods. Bidders may also contact the auctioneer at any time prior to the auction to discuss articles being sold or request additional photographs. It is the responsibility of the buyer to satisfy all inquiries regarding article description and condition prior to bidding.
***INDEMNIFICATION: Purchaser shall defend and indemnify and hold auctioneer and seller harmless from and against all claims and liabilities relating to the condition of, removal of, or use of the articles purchased or failure of user to follow instructions, warnings or recommendations of the manufacturer, or to comply with federal, state, and local laws applicable to such articles, including OSHA requirements, and Environmental Protection Agency requirements, or for proximate or consequential damages, costs or legal expenses arising there from.
***RESPONSIBILITY FOR ARTICLES: At the time each article is sold, ownership of and responsibility for that article is transferred immediately to winning bidder. After articles are removed from auction location or the announced removal period has ended, the auctioneer and the seller will have no obligation to the winning bidder and no responsibility for articles sold.
***ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Any and all bids made by any and all bidders are legally binding contracts to purchase articles for the price offered according to the terms and conditions listed herein. In the event that a winning bidder does not perform within the terms of this contract, the auctioneer may, in addition to all other remedies allowed by law, retain all monies received as deposit or otherwise as liquidated damages. Articles not paid for and removed within the announced payment and removal times may be resold at public or private sale without further notice, with no reserve; any deficiency, together with all expenses and charges of resale, including legal fees, will be charged to the defaulting purchaser.
***AMENDMENT/ADDENDUM TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF AUCTION: Any amendment or addendum to the terms and conditions of the auction will be announced by the auctioneer prior to the start of the auction and will supersede the applicable terms and conditions listed herein.