Due to U.S. Government restrictions rabidplatypus.com will not accept International orders.
Depending on the country of origin and/or type of firearm, the use of these parts in certain firearms may constitute a violation of law. The purchaser and ultimate user of the parts is responsible for knowing and complying with all laws relating to the use of the subject parts. It is the customer’s responsibility to know the laws in his or her jurisdiction prior to purchasing or using Rabid Platypus products. By placing an order, the buyer represents that he/she is in compliance with the law and will utilize the items in a lawful manner.
Rabid Platypus does not offer any appraisal services, nor does Rabid Platypus conduct trades for product with consumers.
As we do not install the parts we sell we cannot guarantee they will function when installed by others. For proper function and safety, many gun parts should be installed by a professional gunsmith.
Rabid Platypus reserves the right to approve or deny any order that is placed, and/or to limit quantities on any order without giving any reason or notice. If your order is canceled we will attempt to contact you via e-mail and/or by phone using the information provided when your order was placed.
Rabid Platypus assumes no liability associated with misuse of our products. Rabid Platypus website is subject to errors and omissions. Prices and descriptions may be subject to change without notice at any time. Our print ads are changed frequently and may not reflect the latest pricing found on our website. Any order submitted by mail is subject to website pricing and availability. Any orders paid by check or money order are subject to availability when payment is received.
Rabid Platypus Freight Shipment Policy:
Rabid Platypus reserves the right to arrange freight shipments for orders exceeding standard UPS or USPS shipping rates and dimensions. Customers will be contacted to determine delivery destination and requirements; then customer will be provided with a freight quote prior to shipment of the order. All freight shipments will be held until these arrangements are finalized and payment is received. Customer contact telephone information provided must be reachable Monday – Friday, 8-4 MT. Inability to reach customer will result in delays of any and all freight shipping.
Out of Stock Items
Occasionally we will inadvertently over-sell an item. In that event, we will contact you and offer a full refund or an option to backorder the item.
SURPLUS PARTS NOTICE:
Rabid Platypus sells used gun parts without making a prior determination to the amount of use, wear, breakage, or alteration that may be exhibited in surplus/used parts. Variations within used parts are dependent upon the original manufacturer(s) for the weapons contract, the country of origin, the year(s) of manufacture, storage conditions, etc. Not all firearm parts are interchangeable; use of surplus parts without proper knowledge could cause a firearm to malfunction and cause property damage, injury, or death. Parts must be inspected and tested by qualified, competent, and professional gunsmiths or armorers before use in a firearm.
We attempt to be as accurate as possible, we display multiple images and write detailed descriptions of the products we sell in order to provide the customer with as much information as possible so you know what to expect when you open the box. However, due to the collectible and unique nature of many of our items, there can be differences between items photographed and what you may receive in your order. Many parts have details that are specific to model/year/manufacturer. These differences are generally minor and can lude; markings, dates, size, color, overall condition and more. If you have any questions about the parts you have received please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-516-2728. We will be happy to talk you through any differences, explain any details, and answer any questions about products on the website.
RABID PLATYPUS GRADING DESCRIPTIONS:
Our grading scale is based on our visual assessment of the general overall cosmetic, mechanical and functional condition of the product and will be categorized as follows:
1.) NEW or NEW OLD STOCK (NOS): Parts may be of recent manufacture and could still be in original packaging, NOS parts are NEW but may be shopworn or dirty from age.
2.) EXCELLENT: Parts may be slightly used and will show minor signs of wear from light service.
3.) VERY GOOD: Parts are used but well maintained; will show minor wear and tear but no loss of function or quality.
4.) GOOD: Parts in good condition will show finish wear on working surfaces and may have minor corrosion. Metal could have light dents and scratches. Wood may have dents, scratches, tight cracks or gouges.
5.) FAIR: Parts in working condition but finish will be worn from sustained use or carry. Noticeable wear on working surfaces. Light surface corrosion possible but no deep pitting. Wood may have dents, scratches and gouges with minor open cracks. These parts are ready for use but will require some time/effort to look their best.
6.) POOR: Parts will need adjustment or repair. Finish will be well-worn or nonexistent. Metal pitted and/or rusty. Wood will have large dents, deep scratches or gouges and could have large open cracks. Canvas and leather items will have tears, heavy stains, mildew and may be missing straps & fasteners.