United States and Canadian purchases: If you have made your purchase in the United States or Canada, this Limited Lifetime Warranty is granted by and this Limitation of Liability is stipulated for the benefit of RS Nets USA, 73160 US Highway 75, Auburn, NE 68305, USA. RS Nets USA reserves the right, at its discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this warranty at any time by posting the amended warranty here.
WHAT THIS WARRANTY COVERS
RS Nets USA warrants to the original purchaser (“you”) of the product with which this Limited Lifetime Warranty is included (“net”) that the net will be free from defects in workmanship and materials under normal use (“defects”) for the life of the original owner (“Warranty Period”). This covers metal parts breaking and parts or sewing to come undone. During the Warranty Period, the net will be repaired or replaced at RS Net USA’s choice (“Limited Lifetime Warranty”) without charge to you for either parts or labor.
WHAT THIS WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER
The Limited Lifetime Warranty does not apply to normal wear and tear such as: wearing on latex causing it to tear or show netting, fish biting through netting causing it to tear, fish ripping the the netting, or netting being cut by sharp objects, grip tape on handle tearing from contact with sharp objects, or powder coating chipping from normal use. Neither does it cover repair or replacement of any net or part thereof damaged by misuse, accident, abuse, non-compliance with the instructions supplied with the net, neglect or misapplication. The Limited Lifetime Warranty only covers original owner and does not cover re-sold nets.
HOW TO MAKE A WARRANTY CLAIM
To claim a defect, you must contact RS Nets USA during the Warranty Period and submit a warranty claim via the link at the top of this page. You must show proof of defect and proof of purchase. If a defect is discovered and a valid claim under this Limited Lifetime Warranty is received by RS Nets USA after the first one hundred and eighty (180) days of the Warranty Period, RS Nets USA is entitled to charge you for any reasonable shipping and handling costs made in connection with the repair or replacement of the net. You must comply with any other return procedures stipulated by RS Nets USA, if any.
YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS
This Limited Lifetime Warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state and jurisdiction to jurisdiction. If any part of this Limited Lifetime Warranty is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of the Limited Lifetime Warranty shall nonetheless remain in full force and effect.
This Limited Lifetime Warranty is the only express warranty made to you and is provided in lieu of any other express warranties or similar obligations (if any) created by any advertising, documentation, packaging, or any other communications.
Except for the Limited Lifetime Warranty and to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, RS Nets USA and its suppliers provide the net “AS IS AND WITH ALL FAULTS,” and hereby disclaim all other warranties and conditions, whether express, implied or statutory, including, but not limited to, any (if any) implied warranties, duties, or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose. This Limited Lifetime Warranty cannot be transferred to any other person.
In the event the netting tears due to fish biting through the net, the latex coating wears off more than one (1) year after the purchase date, or that you desire a different color or mesh size on your net, the hoop can be re-netted at the RS Nets USA facility in Auburn, Nebraska. The customer will ship the net to the facility and pay for labor, handling, and return shipping. Please contact us at [email protected] for any replacement net orders.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Neither RS Nets USA nor its suppliers shall be liable to you or any third party for any indirect, incidental consequential, special or exemplary damages. Notwithstanding any damages that you might incur for any reason whatsoever (including without limitation, all damages referenced herein and all direct or general damages in contract or anything else) the entire liability of RS Nets USA and any of its suppliers shall be limited to the amount paid by you for the net. Notwithstanding the above, neither party’s liability for death or personal injury resulting from its own negligence shall be limited. Some states and/or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you.