(1). GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
All night vision and thermal imaging equipment sold by AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES
is warranted by the manufacturer to perform to the specifications stated, and against faults for the
indicated period, under the terms and conditions set out by the manufacturer.
There is no service capabilities available in Australia, necessitating a return to the manufacturer.
AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES may offer guidance to assist a potential purchaser*
with the selection of a product, but does not make, or offer, any guarantee as to the suitability
for the proposed use, and therefore AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES accepts no liability
of any kind for the final choice made by the purchaser.
The purchaser must ensure they fully understand the meaning of all the appropriate specifications
applicable to their selected item, and therefore the purchaser accepts all responsibility for being
satisfied that the item chosen is suitable for their own intended purpose, prior to purchase.
(See "A PURCHASERS UNDERSTANDING" below)
No allowance, financial or otherwise, will be made, or provided, for the return of an item should that
item not perform to the purchaser’s perceived standard, or for any change of mind.
Full payment is required before delivery unless otherwise specifically agreed to in writing.
(Govt. purchases on official order excepted)
For non stock items, full payment is required at the time of order and payment is non-refundable
and no allowance made, financial or otherwise, unless that item is no longer available.
Then a refund or alternative item may be selected by the purchaser.
AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES staff will always assist a purchaser with any query or
question they may have in relation to the performance of their product.
(2). IMPORTED “CONTROLLED” ITEMS.
All GENERAL STARLIGHT COMPANY INCORPORATED (GSCI) equipment is imported on a
CANADIAN GOVERNMENT EXPORT CERTIFICATE as a controlled item, and once a request
to purchase has been accepted by AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES and the order is placed
with GSCI, it is binding and cannot be varied or altered under GSCI terms & conditions of sale unless
Pricing is shown in $US on this site and the current $Au will apply at the time of money transfer to
GST will be added, calculated on the day price on clearing Australian Customs.
Variations of price can and do occur due to the US / Au dollar value fluctuations at the time of
money transfer and the final price will be adjusted accordingly prior to delivery where ever
Should a purchase be made, with prior agreement, on account or a deposit only is paid, the
purchaser will be liable for the full "advertised" list price, plus all associated costs incurred by
AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES, including, but not limited to, freight and insurance to
Australia, any internal freight, Australian Goods and Services Tax, Customs brokerage costs etc,
which may have otherwise been provided by AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES, should
the purchaser decline to accept delivery for any reason.
Prior to the purchaser placing an order they will submit an "END USER DOCUMENT"
to AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES.
Once the item has been shipped from Australian Shooting Services, the purchaser then accepts full
responsibility for that item.
The purchaser should ensure they complete any documentation or notification required for the
resale, export or any other means of transfer of that item.
Australian Shooting Services acts as a distributor for the
GENERAL STARLIGHT COMPANY INCORPORATED and any warranty claim on these
products, AUSTRALIAN SHOOTING SERVICES will obtain the required AUSTRALIAN
GOVERNMENT EXPORT PERMIT at no cost to the purchaser, the purchaser will be
liable for the cost of freight and insurance to CANADA unless it has been agreed otherwise
in writing prior to shipping for repair.
(3). A PURCHASERS UNDERSTANDING.
A purchaser must assure themselves that their choice of product will fulfill their own requirements, as those
requirements will vary greatly from user to user.
Australian Shooting Services can only offer guidance to a purchaser but is not able to guarantee suitability.
The purchaser must also be fully aware of the fact that all classes of IMAGE INTENSIFYING and
THERMAL IMAGING equipment, performance will vary considerably under differing atmospheric
conditions, and does not constitute faulty equipment.
Regardless of claims made by some, stating that thermal imaging is not affected by smoke, fog, rain etc.,
it is important to be aware that all those situations will affect the performance of all grades of thermal
imaging, as well as all other types of night vision products by varying degrees, dependent on the
Atmospheric pressure and humidity will also alter the performance to some extent.
It is claimed by some manufacturers at times, that thermal imaging will “see through thick bushes etc.,
unlike other forms of night vision".
Anything that completely shields an object / target or any part thereof, will prevent it, or that part,
being seen with any optical equipment.
More details and explanation of specifications used with all night vision & thermal imaging equipment
can be found in the "Night Vision Information" pages on this site.
It should be noted that Pulsar thermal products may need to be sent to the manufacturer
for repair after the warranty period has expired and this may entail long delays in servicing.
The purchaser should be aware they will be liable for the cost of freight.
A purchaser*, is deemed to be the person placing an order, and / or any person who places an
order on behalf of an end user, whether authorized or not.
Prices and specifications may change on any product without notice.
Site updated, September 21, 2019.