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S E L L E R S   P O L I C Y

 

 We will list and advertise your gear. Set the price you need and we will get what we can.

 We will do our best to get you your price however you need to be reasonable. AND WE ARE A FOR PROFIT BUSINESS.

 We advertise on the internet, newsgroups and message boards, our web site, through mailings, in trade mags. and have clients we are looking for gear for.

 

WE  DO  NOT  DO  AUCTIONS   E V E R

 

We will not warehouse your gear unless we are purchasing it for a specific client to mod. and customize before delivery.

 

 

WE    DO    NOT    DO    EMERGENCIES

 

 IN OTHER WORDS

 I need to sell this gear immediately or shut down the studio. 

If the situation is that dire we can liquidate the studio for you but not in time to keep the doors open.

 

 

ANALOG TAPE DECKS: Have serial #, a HEAD REPORT from JRF Magnetics,  maintenance history and pics.  If you need help we can help.

 

CONSOLES: Have serial # maintenance history and pics. 

 

OUTBOARD GEAR: Have serial #, maintenance history and pics.

 

MICS.: Have serial #, maintenance history and pics. 

 

DAWS: Complete system details, OS , storage , monitor size, hardware and software versions , all plug - ins and pics.

 

STAND  ALONE  DIGITAL  RECORDERS: Software version, hardware version, year of manufacture, serial #, hours of use, maintenance history.

 

SHIPPING: At all times shipping is the responsibility of the buyer. We do however expect you to comply with all reasonable expectations for PRO GEAR.

TAKE A PICTURE WITH A DATE WHEN YOU PACK UP THE GEAR. STOPS LEGAL PROBLEMS WHEN A SHIPPER SCREWS UP.

 

PAYMENT: PAYMENT IS EXPECTED TO BE F.O.B. HOWEVER SHEPPARD INDUSTRIES AUDIO DIVISION

RESERVES THE RIGHT TO USE ESCROW ACCOUNTS WHEN NECESSARY.

 

GEAR INSPECTION AND CONDITION :

WE  ENCOURAGE  A  TECH.  INSPECTION  OF  TAPE  DECKS  AND  CONSOLES   BEFORE  PURCHASE.

WE  HAVE  TECH.  CONTACTS  EVERYWHERE  AND CAN  SET  YOU  UP  WITH  A  LOCAL  TECH  WHEN  THE  GEAR  IS  OUT  OF  OUR  REACH

WE  EXPECT  THE  GEAR  YOU  LIST  TO  LIVE  UP  TO  YOU'RE   DESCRIPTION  AND  PICS. 

IF THERE  ARE  SEVERE  PROBLEMS  WE  WILL  ALWAYS   ADVOCATE  FOR  THE  BUYER TO RESOLVE  THE  ISSUES.

 

 

 

 

 

 

B U Y E R S    P O L  I C Y

 

We have extensive contacts for gear and our published list is only a fraction of what is available.

As always contact us with your wish list or desired gear needs and we will find the piece for you.  

We will do our best to get you a fair price however even liquidations need to be reasonable AND WE ARE A FOR PROFIT BUSINESS.

We work with Pro Audio Brokers as well as Studio Owners and private gear owners.

You will negotiate the sale price of a piece of gear with us however in some instances you will complete the purchase with an Associate Broker and receive tech. support from them.

 

 

While most studios have at least limited tech services available we can and do provide complete tech. services for most gear.

We also pride ourselves on customizing and modifying vintage gear to exacting specs.

This can be done at our shop or your facility depending on the piece, size and time requirements.

Please see our TECH SERVICES PAGE FOR PRICES AND DETAILS.

 

WE    DO    NOT    DO     EMERGENCIES

 

IN OTHER WORDS

 

 I NEED THIS 2inch  DECK  DELIVERED AND SET UP FOR A SESSION  TOMORROW

THIS IS THE ABSOLUTE   BEST  WAY  TO  GO  OUT  OF  BUSINESS  OVERNIGHT

 

 

USED GEAR: Used gear is just that; USED. 

We  pride ourselves on refurbishing, customizing and modifying vintage gear to exacting specs.

This can be done at our shop or your facility depending on the piece, size and time requirements.

Please see our  TECH  SERVICES  PAGE  FOR PRICES AND DETAILS.

When inquiring or ordering gear from our lists please use inventory number in front of the description.

 

 

 

CONDITION: We expect the gear we sell to meet all advertised conditions as represented by the owner / seller of consignment pieces.

We encourage a tech. inspection of Consoles and tape decks prior to sale.

 

PAYMENT: Payment is F.O.B. We accept pay-pal with the buyer paying all processing charges as pay-pal charges to us.  These charges are easily found on the pay-pal site.

Money orders , business checks and certified checks are accepted. We can also accept electronic wire transfers please call for details.

For  BIG  TICKET  ITEMS  ESCROW  ACCOUNTS  ARE  AVAILABLE. You will be responsible to pay for all escrow and shipping costs.

When the funds clear the gear ships. 

 

SHIPPING: Shipping costs are the responsibility of the buyer.

Do not be pennywise and pound foolish. Pay for the most reliable shipping and packing method available and you will save everybody a lot of headaches.

As always we will assist with all shipping including coordinating pick up and delivery and advising on crates etc.

Insure your purchase for the highest dollar value reasonable.

DAMAGE  FROM  SHIPPING  IS  THE  RESPONSIBILITY  OF  THE  SHIPPING  COMPANY  AND  THE  BUYER  TO  RESOLVE.

S H E P P A R D   I N D U S T R I E S   A U D I O   D I V I S I O N   will assist in all possible ways.

 

 

WARRANTY / GUARANTY  FOR USED GEAR /  BROKERAGE

 

 

SHEPPARD AUDIO offers used and vintage equipment for sale.

 Due to problems beyond our control arising from aging electronic components,

 what may have checked out okay in our service facility, or by an onsite tech. inspection,

 can not be guaranteed to continue to function in the way a new piece of equipment might be expected to.

As such, we offer no WARRANTY / GUARANTY on equipment purchased from us, unless provided in writing at the time of the sale.

 

ALL SALES ARE FINAL

 

WE  ENCOURAGE  A  TECH.  INSPECTION  OF  TAPE  DECKS  AND  CONSOLES   BEFORE  PURCHASE.

WE  HAVE  TECH.  CONTACTS  EVERYWHERE  AND CAN  SET  YOU  UP  WITH  A  LOCAL  TECH.  WHEN  THE  GEAR  IS  OUT  OF  OUR  REACH.

IF  THERE  ARE  SEVERE  PROBLEMS  WE  WILL  ALWAYS   ADVOCATE  FOR  THE  BUYER TO RESOLVE  THE  ISSUES.

 

PLEASE READ THIS FOR COMPLETE POLICY

 

WARRANTY / GUARANTY  / ALL  POLICY

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