Terms & Conditions

By Ordering you agree You Have read And Accept Our Terms And Conditions? these terms may change periodically The onus is on you to periodically review these terms for applicable changes. Your use of this site after we post any changes to these terms constitutes your agreement to those changes. If you have any questions about these terms, you can let us know by using our 'Contact Us' form. We warrantee and represent that the goods are as described in the above listing. We specifically disclaim any implied warranties merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Customers should satisfy themselves that any item choice made is suitable for their intended purpose or use.

 Definitions:  Model Components and websites www.scottishbordermodels.co.uk -  www.modelcomponents.co.uk  inclusive.


It is very important that you check your model isnít too heavy/awkward for the safe use of the "L.M.Stand". DO NOT USE IF YOU BELIEVE YOUR MODEL TO BE INCOMPATIBLE FOR SAFE USE. AS WITH ALL MODEL USE THE RESPONSIBILITY LIES WITH YOU.

Shipping And Handling see: Mail Order Privacy
Delivery Schedule All delivery times from carriers are assumed from date of dispatch and we cannot accept any responsibility from a carriers delivery delays/schedule. We will dispatch your order as soon as possible, most orders are dispatched the same day. If there is going to be a non standard delay on our part we will let you know as quickly as we can. .
Back Orders Any items unavailable will not generate automatic back orders. You will be emailed for items out of stock we will back order for you if you so require within reasonable time scales, else we will refund you. You will always be emailed with the option to cancel your order if you would rather not wait.
Pricing  Prices and products are subject to availability and may change without notice. Sometimes a manufacturer may change the product design however, we would only supply on a like for like basis. Every effort is made to maintain accuracy but please bear in mind we are only human. Repeated attempts to authorize your credit card on the same order may result in an additional charge.  We reserve the right to charge additional fees following any charge backs to us from this type of error.. We do not assume any responsibility for bank fees incurred by using a Debit Card for your purchase and/or return credit. Cheque payments require a full 10 days to clear due to fraud prevention and UK Bank policy/ to refund cheque payments under this period. If you order an item clearly indicated out of stock (or request to be refunded for whatever reason such as change your mind) we are charged a fixed-fee £0.20 by Paypal for any refund. We will charge you the same £0.20 portion of original transaction. Customers whose cheques are returned to us because of insufficient funds will be charged £12.00 for handling in addition to the amount of the cheque. If it becomes necessary for us to use a Solicitor or collection agency, you will be responsible for all collection fees.
Guarantee All of our products carry guarantees from manufacturers, the information relating the guarantee can normally be found on the product. We will always repair or replace faulty goods where we are the importer and responsible for the warranty. In situations where the warranty is given by a third party,  we will return the item to them and ask them to repair or replace the item for you.

Special Items (as marked) or offers: We warrantee and represent that the goods are as described in this website listings. We specifically disclaim any implied warranties merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Customers should satisfy themselves that any item choice made is suitable for their intended purpose or use. These items may come with a seal to define such that once the seal or product is used our standard warranty ceases and manufacture/third party warranty may apply unless indicated for example motors, casings and any such device as labelled by us or as marked on product. In addition some items may require additional technical procedures to operate (make work) for which we cannot accept any liability for the user (also aids in an effort to stop fraudulent claims) we also pre-test these items prior to dispatch. If you do not accept these terms then do not open the package or break the seal/remove or use. Upon opening the package you are accepting these terms and your 7 day refund will be cancelled. However, if you do not accept these terms and have not opened the package/used the product please obtain a returns number by writing or email within 7 days of your goods receipt for a returns number. Telephoning is not sufficient as we will not be held accountable or liable for any tracking of the item. If your  special item is found to be in breech of these terms we will not be responsible for any refund and a handling charge to return the item will be applied to you along with any additional expenses incurred such as legal and technical services to prove such.

Disclaimer Model Components (MC) DO NOT accept responsibility for any damage or injury howsoever caused or as a result of using the "L.M.Stand". We reserve the right to change or amend the design and look at any time. Additionally we do not advocate that this stand should be used as an engine run up platform as this would be unsafe practice for starting large models. It is intended as an aid for the assembly of  larger models and finding C of G. By purchase and the intended use of the "L.M.Stand" you undertake to take full responsibility for the safety of others, yourself and your model - safe use of any product bought from Model Components remain the responsibility of the individual using it and not Model Components. The "L.M.Stand" is made from wood/wooded pulp materials and although every effort has been made to remove any nicks/splinters and maintain it's physical integrity ie wood is affected by it's climatic environment, we do not accept any responsibility for any injury/loss how so ever caused. The product's integrity/condition is beyond our control once it leaves our premises. Any product suggested use and or inclusive diagrams are offered on an information basis only and do not constitute any definitive measure of intended use by Model Components. The responsibility lies with you.

MC: WE DO NOT ACCEPT LIABILITY BEYOND THE REMEDIES PROVIDED FOR IN THIS LIMITED WARRANTY OR FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LIABILITY FOR THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS AGAINST YOU FOR DAMAGES, OUR LIABILITY WILL BE NO MORE THAN THE AMOUNT YOU PAID FOR THE PRODUCT THAT IS THE SUBJECT OF A CLAIM. THIS IS THE MAXIMUM AMOUNT FOR WHICH WE ARE RESPONSIBLE. This applies to Products directly or indirectly resulting from damage to goods from any component part/product or is an additive product. Also applies to all products supplied & intended for incorporation into the structure, machinery or controls of any aircraft, other aerial device, hovercraft or waterborne/surface craft.

The 'LMS' - Large Model Stand - is suitable for all models within your discretion for use and intended purpose. Size weights and stand specifications are displayed on website so please check it meets with your requirement before buying. We cannot be held responsible for your decision making and use.

*Diagrams / Tips...  All Tips are offered on an informative basis only experiment at your own risk. All Tips being offered as such "Tips" and left for the users own risk of/to investigate further and do not form any guarantee of use or liability from MC.

Privacy Policy Model Components do not disclose buyers' information to third parties other than when order details are processed as part of the order fulfilment. In this case, the third party will not disclose any of the details to any other third party.
Returns Policy If you wish to change your mind and return your goods for exchange or refund, you must tell us in writing within 7 days of receipt of the goods - You can do this by writing or email telephoning is not sufficient. It is your responsibility to ensure that the goods are returned in 'as new' condition in undamaged packaging. In the case of the Large Model Stand it is very important to make sure all corners are protected and all the pieces are all protected inside packaging and to insure the LMS to the value of £70. As the return postage fee is your responsibility and all postal charges are not refundable. The Large Model Stand (LMS) is a specially made 'custom made item' as each stand is hand made and jigged to each particular piece and so is not covered under Ebays Buyer Protection. Special orders or spare parts that are ordered in specially for you are also non-returnable unless faulty.
Special Items: will be treated as per Guarantee above. If you do unfortunately receive faulty goods, or we make a mistake, please contact us and we will do our best to sort everything out for you as quickly as possible. Lipo batteries due to the nature of this hobby, all batteries are tested before dispatch to ensure correct voltages on all cells. No returns can be excepted for Lipo batteries after they have been charged/discharged/crashed! by the new owner. All serial numbers are listed against all sales prior to dispatch. Details for handling charging and using please see manufacturers information.
  • Once an item is booked with postage paid by us for delivery/collection and you choose to cancel you will be responsible for any postage cancellation fees we incur which will be deducted from your refund and a restocking fee of 2%.
  • Once an item is booked for return we will send you a return form /Number which is for our reference for receiving/due process of the goods. You will have 10 days from the date of the form receipt to return the goods else we will consider the matter closed.
  • Should you have a valid reason for a late return then at our discretion we may refuse/charge an additional re-stocking fee 2% per week from the 1st return form/Number sent you.
  • In the case where a customer rejects their order with the courier that tries to deliver we will not be liable for any courier charges that then arise in retrieving that order or having it returned back to us. In this case such charges will be deducted from any refund or charged to the customer.
  • If the courier asks you to sign for the goods then please check their condition. If the packaging has been badly damaged or opened then please make a note of this with the courier before signing. Do not reject the goods - you must sign for them and then notify us of any problems.
  • If your order is over 5Kg and you live in a remote location such as the Scottish Highlands, offshore islands or Northern Ireland, we may levy a surcharge to cover the extra carriage to these areas. Should this be the case we will contact you with the option of either paying the surcharge or cancelling the order. Remote postcodes include AB30-AB38, AB40-AB56, BT, FK17-FK21, G83, GY, HS, IM, IV, JE, KA27-KA28, KW, PA20-PA99, PH, TR21-TR25, ZE.
  • If you deliberately fail to take delivery of the goods then we reserve the right to store the goods until delivery is achieved and charge you for any associated costs.


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Access to, and use of, this site is provided by Model Components subject to the following Terms and Conditions:

  • Use of this site constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions, which take effect immediately on your first use of the site .
  • Model Components reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes online.
  • Model Components are not liable for any consequential losses that were not foreseeable to both parties when the contract was made, not caused by any breach on the part of the supplier and for business losses and/or losses to non consumers also any loss or losses that might result from the use of and or inability to use our web site. And we shall not be liable for any loss or damage caused as a result of poor colour representation.
  • We reserve the right to refuse to fulfil any order or refuse to transact with any person for any reason, whatsoever and at our sole discretion. We reserve the right to withdraw any of our products advertised or offered at any time.
  • Products and specifications subject to change without prior notice.
    Descriptions and prices on this web site are displayed on an invitation basis only, and do not constitute a legally binding offer.
  • Claims for component/s performance specifications are based on those supplied by manufacturer and in all cases quoted in good faith and do not constitute any legally binding contract.
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