What is the Sperry Instruments warranty?


Sperry Instruments
Digital Multimeters carry a 5 year limited warranty.
Analog Multimeters carry a 1 year limited warranty.
Sperry Clamp Meters carry a limited lifetime warranty.
Sperry Specialty testers carry a 1 year warranty.
Most Sperry probe testers carry a limited lifetime warranty.
Sperry Voice-Data-Video products carry a limited lifetime warranty.

Limited means that Sperry Instruments warrants to the original purchasers of products from Sperry Instruments authorized distributors at the time of shipment such products shall be free of defects in material and workmanship while the tool is used under normal working conditions.  Standard wear and tear, dulling over time, overloading, misuse, and acts of God are not covered under warranty. This warranty does not cover batteries, fuses, or test leads.

When a warranty claim arises, the purchaser must contact GardnerBender. If the defect comes under the terms of this limited warranty, Sperry Instruments will arrange , at its sole discretion, one of the following options:

-Product will be replaced

The purchaser is solely responsible for determining the suitability of Sperry products for the purchaser’s use or resale, or for incorporating them into articles or using them in the purchaser’s applications. The distributor is authorized to extend the foregoing limited warranty to its original purchasers in connection with the sales of Sperry products, provided that such products shall not have been altered by the distributor. The distributor shall be fully responsible for any warranties the distributor makes to its purchasers which are broader or more extensive than Sperry’s limited warranty.

Lifetime Warranty
Warranty Limitation: The forgoing warranties are exclusive and are in lieu of all other express and implied warranties whatsoever, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The foregoing warranties do not cover ordinary wear and tear, abuse, misuse, overloading, alterations, products which have not been installed, operated or maintained in accordance with Sperry’s written instructions. Test leads, fuses, and batteries are not covered under any implied warranty. “Lifetime” of products that are no longer offered by Sperry will be either repaired or replaced with an item of Sperry Instruments choice of similar value. Lifetime is defined as 5 years after Sperry discontinued manufacturing the product, but the warranty period shall be at least ten years from date of purchase. Original proof of purchase is required to establish original ownership of product.

No warranty will be honored unless an invoice or other proof of purchase date is provided to Sperry Instruments. Hand written receipts or invoices will not be honored.

All questions or concerns regarding our warranty should be forwarded to GardnerBender & Sperry Instruments EMAIL!