Terms and conditions
whether by post or email are subject to the terms and conditions below.
Payment implies acceptance of these.
All products are available direct by mail
order or from our stand at selected
We do not supply the model trade,
NOTE - we do not operate an online shop and do not
have a business telephone number..
This is a part-time hobby business. Sometimes we will be able to deal with
orders within a day or two but on other occasions it may take a week or more.
How to Buy
You can pay in several
different ways - bank transfer, credit card
(UK only), Paypal (non-UK) or good old-fashioned cheque or postal order.
You may find it useful to
Order Form (make sure you save it to your PC
before completing your
order details) - and then send this to us. If anything is out of stock we
will amend and return it to you. Alternatively, just email us with your
For those struggling with the excel
order form you can download
a blank PDF
version which can be printed out and completed manually. If you
don't want to use the order form - just send send us an email or letter with
Minimum order charge
There is a minimum order charge of
£15 (excluding P&P) for mail order customers. This
does not apply at exhibitions.
Whilst every effort will be made to supply
ex-stock, we will notify you if we cannot deliver your order within
twenty-eight days. Please bear in mind that this is a part-time hobby
business for us and that we only collect our post from the PO Box once each week. We also
have to wait to ensure cheques are cleared. Therefore, on some occasions, there may be a delay of up
weeks between your letter, the cashing of your cheque and the despatch of
your order. For those with
please quote your email address when you order and we will advise you
of any delays.
and handling charges
Orders up to
Orders from £20.01 to £45
Orders from £45.01 to £95
£95.01 to £150
£150.01 to £300
Orders over £300
The above prices are for deliveries to UK addresses - Overseas customers please
email us for a price
Faulty goods, shortages and orders lost in
We aim to despatch goods in perfect condition
but occasionally a sub-standard item may slip through our quality control
system. If you receive goods which are deficient in this way please return
the faulty item or detail the shortage together with proof of purchase. We
will replace the item and refund your postage provided you notify us
within 30 days of purchase.
When orders are despatched we obtain a Proof of Posting which
covers the value of the goods. Orders above the Royal Mail minimum
compensation amount are sent using Signed For or Special Delivery post
according to their value.
If an order is lost in the post we will make a claim to the
Royal Mail after the appropriate time has elapsed under their
compensation arrangements. We will not send
replacement goods or a refund until the Royal Mail have completed their
Prices and specification
We aim to maintain prices between each issue
of our price list but occasionally our suppliers may increase the prices
charged to us. We reserve the right to amend any of our prices at the date
of despatch. We also reserve the right to amend the specification of our
products at any time.
not registered for VAT and therefore
all prices exclude VAT. Overseas customers will
not therefore be able
to reclaim VAT.