For all our National Optical microscopes, the lifetime warranty information is as follows:
National warrants this microscope to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use and service for the life of the instrument. The warranty does not cover damage resulting from abuse or misuse, repairs or alterations performed by other than authorized repair technicians, or damage occurring in transit. The warranty does not cover bulbs, power supplies, recharger, batteries, fuses, cords, or add-on accessories such as mechanical specimen holders that are not built into the microscope stage as an integral part of original manufacture. Warranty does not cover lenses that have become inoperable due to excessive dirtiness as a result of misuse or lack of normal maintenance.
Any cameras and software supplied with this microscope are warranted from date of purchase as follows: Cameras, 1-year limited warranty. Software, 90-day limited warranty.
Other than set forth above, National hereby disclaims all warranties, express or implied, of fitness for a particular purpose.
While it is not necessary to register your purchase of a microscope, any camera or software must be registered by completing and mailing the warranty registration card enclosed with such product.
For warranty service, instrument should be well packed to avoid damage in transit, accompanied by a description of the difficulty and return instructions, and shipped postage prepaid to National at the address below. National will repair or replace at no charge and return postage prepaid. For customers living outside the United States, National will provide standard warranty service. However, inbound & outbound shipping cost is the responsibility of the consumer. If failure was caused by misuse, alterations, accident or abnormal conditions of operation, an estimate for repairs will be submitted for approval prior to work being performed.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights that vary from state to state. If you have questions concerning this product or warranty, contact the dealer from which it was purchased. You may also contact National at the following address and ask for warranty assistance.
National Optical & Scientific Instruments, Inc.
11113 Landmark 35 Drive, San Antonio, TX 78233
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