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USCamera Grading Scale
New – New as packaged by the manufacturer. Never sold to a consumer.
LN Like New – As packaged by the manufacturer. Sold to a customer. Looks like it was not used.
LN- Like New Minus – Looks New. Careful and close examination may reveal 1 or 2 small flaws in the finish. Glass may have 1 or 2 minor debris or dust specs between the elements. Packaging and manuals not included.
EX+ Excellent Plus – 90 to 96 percent of original condition. Very clean, however close examination will reveal some minor marks on the finish. Glass is very clean and free from debris between the elements.
EX Excellent – 80 to 89 percent of original condition. The most common grade. Moderate wear for the age and while being used with care. Of course, a few of dings or blemishes on the bodies. Glass may have slight blemishes and minor debris between the elements that will not affect picture quality.
EX- Excellent Minus 70 to 79 percent of original condition. More than average wear for the age of the item, and more dents, dings or finish loss from less than careful use. Glass may have marks or blemishes, and minor debris between the elements but should not affect picture quality.
VAL – Value – These items can be on the rough side. Camera bodies will show more than average dings or impressions in metal, some finish loss and brassing, though will operate within manufacturers specs. Glass will have marks in the coating or glass and more than average minor debris between the elements which should not affect picture quality. Value priced with Warranty.
AI – As Is – Usable for parts. Equipment may operate properly, erratically or not at all. Parts could be missing. We will list everything obvious. When this item is tested and graded, we will list how it performed. No warranty or return privileges.
USCamera Inspection Period and Equipment Warranty
Inspection Period – With the exception of items sold AS IS or for parts, we offer a 10 day return or inspection period for equipment purchased. for any reason even if you didn’t like the color of the tape, we used on the shipping container. All we ask is you contact us by phone or email so we know when to expect it.. If there is a defect with the item purchased, please let us know what is wrong. We do not want to restock an item that has an issue.
We do not charge you the transaction fees we pay to accept your payment. Those fees are non-refundable for us. All we ask is you pay for the return shipping to us and we pay for the shipping to send the item you for inspection.
All returns must be in the same condition as sold, with all included accessories. If condition differs, we reserve the right to refuse the return or charge a restocking fee up to 25%.
Warranty – With the exception of products sold AS-IS or for parts, USCamera offers a 180-day warranty on equipment sold. You can expect your purchase to perform to same manufacturers specifications when sold as new. We use test instruments to evaluate shutter, flash sync, exposure and focus accuracy as any premium service facility would. When checking for proper film transport, film is actually loaded in the camera.
We are not responsible for any material loss, time or expense incurred due to equipment issues or failures.
We truly enjoy servicing and selling film equipment. We started with service first, and if something goes wrong, we want to make it right for you.
Warranty is voided if the equipment has been damaged from any abuse, excessive force, impact, dropping, moisture, water, liquids or other user caused issues.