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Company Details

SpecTec GmbH
Leostr. 4
40545 Düsseldorf
P.O. Box 10 30 16
40021 Düsseldorf

Managing Director: Tobias Allebrodt, Giampiero Soncini

Phone: +49 211 303 66 28

Fax: +49 211 303 66 19

Email: tobias.allebrodt@spectec.net

Place of Juristiction:

HRB  41 535  AG Düsseldorf
VAT – ID: DE 813 302 525

Responsible Person: Tobias Allebrodt

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Payment methods

We offer the following payment methods. Choose the option that suits you best. In some cases shipping fees depend on the chosen payment method. The stated prices of respective offers are final prices. They include all price components including any arising taxes such as sales tax. Only in individual cases you have to pay further taxes (for cross-border shipment (e.g. in the case of an intra-community purchase) and/or information (e.g. customs) – not to the trader, but to the responsible customs/tax authorities of the country. Any arising delivery and shipping costs are not included in the purchase price, they are invocable at the “Shipping Fees” page, are shown separately in the ordering process and are charged to you additionally.

Credit Card

Pay via Visa or Mastercard.

Privacy Statement

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy explains the nature, scope and purpose of the collections and use of personal information of visitors and users (hereinafter referred to collectively as “user”) by SpecTec GmbH, Geschäftsführung: Tobias Allebrodt, Giampiero Soncini Leostraße 4, 40021 Duesseldorf, P.O. Box 10 30 16 (hereinafter “provider”) as responsible entity by data protection law.

For questions about the privacy you can reach us weekdays from 9 am to 6 pm by calling +49 211 303 66 28 or by email at accounts@spectec.net.

Collecting of Access Data

The provider collects data about each access to the online shop (so-called log files). Access data include the name of the website, file, date and time of access, amount of data transferred, notification about successful access, browser type and version, operating system of the user, referrer URL (the previously visited web page), IP address and the requesting provider.
The provider uses the log data without user identification or other profiling according to statutory regulations only for statistical analysis for the purpose of operation, security and the optimization of the online offer. However, the provider reserves the right to check the log data later if there is reasonable suspicion of unlawful use based on specific indications.

Collecting and Use of Personal Data

Personal data is only collected and used by the provider, if permitted by law or the user’s consent to the collection of personal data. In general, it is apparent what data is stored by the supplier for the use of the service, such as name, email address and messages during the ordering process. Specific personal data provided for the purpose of ordering goods (such as name, email address, mailing address, banking information) are used by the supplier to fulfill and complete the contract. This set of data is kept confidential, transmitted encrypted and not disclosed to third parties who are not involved in order, delivery and payment procedures. When contacting the seller (via contact form or email) user information will be stored for the purpose of processing the request and in the event of further questions regarding the request.
The provider has taken organizational, contractual and technical precautions to ensure compliance with the data protection laws and accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons is prevented.

Forwarding data to third parties

User date will only be forwarded to third parties if this is legitimate or the user has consented to the transfer. This is the case for example if the forwarding of the data is necessary to fulfill contractual obligations and the mailing address is forwarded to the shipping company after the order. Or if the data are requested by law enforcement authorities.
Personal user information are not sold or forwarded to third parties for the purpose of advertising or creation of user accounts.

Cookies

The provider uses cookies within the scope of its online offer. Cookies are small files that device specific information to be stored on the user’s access device. Temporary cookies are deleted after closing your browser, permanent cookies maintain for a predetermined period of time and can provide the stored information available when accessing the website again. Cookies are used to simplify the use of the website. For example a cookie stores the status of the shopping cart.
Users can influence the use of cookies. Most browsers feature an option for limiting or completely preventing the installation of cookies. The provider tries to design his online offer in a way which make cookies unnecessary. However, it should be noted that the use and in particular the comfort of use may be limited without cookies.

Google Analytics

This offer uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, small text files that are stored on the computers of users and enable their website use to be analyzed. As a rule, the information generated by the cookie about the users’ website use is transferred to and stored on a Google server in the USA.
If IP anonymization is activated on this website, however, the users’ IP address is shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transferred to and shortened by a Google server in the USA. IP anonymization is active on this website. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the users’ website use, compiling website activity reports and providing further services relating to website and Internet use to the website operator.
The IP address transferred from the users’ browser via Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. Users can prevent the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate setting in their browser software; however, this offer informs the user that they should be aware that in this case they might not be able to use all functions of this website to their full extent. Users can also prevent Google from collecting and processing data generated by the cookie about their website use (including their IP address) by downloading and installing a browser plugin.

Use of the Facebook-Social-Plugins

Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network Facebook, operated by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. You can identify Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo (white “F” on blue square or the “Like” button (thumbs-up)) or are marked with “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a list of Facebook plugins and their appearance, click here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When you visit our website, a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server is established by means of the plugin. The content of the plugin is directly transmitted to the user’s browser and integrated in the website by the browser. The provider has no influence on the extent of data that Facebook collects via the plugin and informs the users according to his knowledge: The plugin enables Facebook to receive the information that you have visited our site from your IP address. If you click on the Facebook “Like” button or submit a comment while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our site to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate your visit to our site with your user account. If a user has no Facebook account, it may still be possible for Facebook to collect and save your IP address. According to Facebook in Germany only an anonymized IP address is stored.
For more information about the scope and purpose of collecting and processing data through the plugin, as well as rights and setting options to protect your privacy please see Facebook’s data protection statement at http://dede.facebook.com/policy.php.
If you have a Facebook account and do not want Facebook to allocate your visit to our pages to your Facebook account, please log out of your Facebook account and delete respective Facebook cookies. It is also possible to block Facebook-Social-Plugins with an add-on for your browser for example with “Facebook Blocker”.

+1 button by Google+

Our website uses buttons of the social network Google +1 which is provided by Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”).

When you visit our website, a direct connection between your browser and the Google server is established. The content of the +1 button is directly transmitted to the user’s browser and integrated in the website by the browser. The provider has no influence on the extent of data that Google collects via the button. According to Google not personal information is collected without clicking the button. Only if you are logged in to your Google+ account this information, including your IP address, are collected and processed.
For more information about the scope and purpose of collecting and processing data through Google, as well as rights and setting options to protect your privacy please see Google’s data protection statement regarding the “+1” button at http://www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html and the FAQ: http://bit.ly/r3Qmer.
If a user has a Google+ account and does not want Google to collect data and allocate his or her visit to our pages to your Google account, please log out of your Google+ account and delete all Google cookies.

Using the Twitter button

Functions of the Twitter service are integrated on our sites. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA.

When a user visits our website which includes such a button, a direct connection between your browser and the Twitter server is established. The content of the Twitter button is directly transmitted to the user’s browser and integrated in the website by the browser. The provider has no influence on the extent of data that Twitter collects and informs the users according to his knowledge: According to that only the IP address of the user, the URL of the respective website is transferred when using the button, but not for other purposes than the display of the button. Further information can be found in the privacy statement of Twitter: http://twitter.com/privacy.

Cancellation, changes, corrections and updates

The User has the right to request to receive free information about the personal data stored about him. Contact information can be found in the site notice of the seller. In addition, the user has the right to correct inaccurate data, to block and delete his personal data to the extent not contrary to the legal hold.
Changes of this Privacy Policy
We reserve the right to modify this policy to edit them according to new legal situations or for changes regarding the service as well as the processing of data.

Revocation

Withdrawal by explicit written declaration

Every customer has the right to withdraw from this contract within 14 days after receiving the goods by sending a written declaration of withdrawal without stating any reason. To meet the withdrawal deadline, it is sufficient that you send the notice on the exercise of the right of withdrawal before the expiry of the withdrawal period (the date of the postmark is determining). In the case of withdrawal the customer is bound to provably return the goods immediately. Shipping costs for returning the goods have to be paid by the customer. If the goods have been used or damaged the customer has to pay an appropriate compensation for the use including an appropriate compensation for incurred damages- maximum the amount of the goods – to the seller. The declaration of withdrawal has to be send to the following address:

SpecTec GmbH
Leostr. 4
40545 Düsseldorf,
P.O. Box 10 30 16
40021 Düsseldorf

Geschäftsführung: Tobias Allebrodt, Giampiero Soncini
Telefonnummer: +49 211 303 66 28
Faxnummer: +49 211 303 66 19
E-Mailadresse:  accounts@spectec.net

Exclusion of the Right of Withdrawal

The right of withdrawal cannot be exerted for orders that have been customized or have been produced according to personal needs as well as orders of audio/video recordings or software.

Terms and Conditions

1. Scope of Application

1.1. For the business relationship between SpecTec GmbH, Geschäftsführung: Tobias Allebrodt, Giampiero Soncini Leostraße 4, 40021 Duesseldorf, P.O. Box 10 30 16 hereinafter “seller” and the customer hereinafter “customer” only the following terms and conditions apply, in the version valid at the time of the order (the conclusion of the contract).
1.2. You can contact our customer service for questions, customer complaints or other claims on weekdays from 9 am to 6 pm by phone at +49 211 303 66 28 or by email at accounts@spectec.net.
1.3. Within these Terms and Conditions the customer is any natural person who concludes a legal transaction for purposes that cannot primarily be attributed to his commercial or independent professional activities (§ 13 BGB/German Civil Code).
1.4. Deviating terms concerning the customer are not acknowledged, unless the seller agrees to their importance in writing.

2. Offer and Service Description

2.1. The presentation of goods in the online shop do not a legally binding offer, but an invitation to place an order. Service description in catalogs and on the websites of the seller do not constitute a representation or warranty.
2.2. All offers are valid “while stocks last”, if not stated otherwise on the product page. In addition, errors expected.

3. Order Process and Conclusion of Contract

3.1. The customer can choose products from the seller’s product range without obligation and collect them with the button [add-to-cart] in the so-called shopping cart. Afterwards the customer can complete the ordering process by clicking the button [Proceed to Checkout] within the shopping cart.
3.2. By clicking the [Buy] button the customer makes a binding offer to purchase the goods in his/her cart. Before submitting the order, the customer can change and revise the data at any time. Required fields is marked with an asterisk(*).
3.3. The seller then sends the customer an automatic confirmation of receipt by email, in which the customer’s order is listed again and which the customer can print using the “print” function (order confirmation). The automated confirmation of receipt only documents that the customer’s order is received by the seller and does not constitute the acceptance of the request. The sales contract is first concluded when the seller ships or hands over the ordered product to the customer within two days or confirmed the shipment to the customer within two days with a second email, an explicit order confirmation or sending of an invoice.
3.4. Should the seller provide advance payment, the contract is concluded with the provision of banking information and request for payment. If the payment is not received by the seller, despite the due-date, even after a renewed request until a date 10 calendar days after sending the order confirmation, the seller withdraws from the contract with the result that the order is void and the seller has no obligation to supply he goods. The order is then completed for the customer and the seller without any further implications. Therefore a reservation of goods through the payment method cash before delivery lasts a maximum of 10 calendar days.

4. Prices and Shipping Fees

4.1. All prices that are stated on the website of the seller include the effective legal sales tax respectively.
4.2. In addition to the stated prices the seller charges shipping fees for delivery. Shipping fees will be communicated clearly on a separate information page and the ordering process to the customer.

5. Delivery and Product Availability

5.1. If cash before delivery is agreed on, the seller delivers the goods after the receipt of the invoice amount.
5.2. If the delivery of the goods, despite three attempts of delivery, fails by fault of the customer, the seller can withdraw from the contract. The seller will refund payments already made by the customer immediately.
5.3. If the ordered goods is not available because the seller is not provided with the goods by his seller through no fault of his/her own, the seller can withdraw from the contract. In that case, the seller will inform the customer immediately and if possible suggest the delivery of a similar product. If no similar product is available or the customer does not wish the delivery of a similar product, the seller will refund already submitted considerations to the customer immediately.
5.4. Customers are informed about delivery times and delivery restrictions (e.g. restrictions of delivery to certain countries) on a separate information page or within the respective product description.

6. Payment Methods

6.1. The customer can choose the available payment method during and before the conclusion of the ordering process. Customers are informed about available payment methods on a separate information page.
6.2. If “payment by invoice” is possible, the payment must be made within 30 days after receiving the goods and the invoice. For all other payment method, payment in advance shall be made without deduction.
6.3. If third party providers are assigned, e.g. Paypal, their terms and conditions apply.
6.4. If the due-date of payment is determined by the calender, then the customer is already in default when missing the date. In that case, the customer has to pay interest ate the legal default rate.
6.5. The customer’s obligation to pay interest does not exclude further assertion of other damages caused by delay by the seller.
6.6. A right to offset is only entitled to the customer if his counterclaims are legally determined or accepted by the seller. The customer may only exercise a right of retention if the the claims result from the same contractual relationship.

7. Retention of Title

Until full payment the delivered goods remain in the property of the seller.

8. Defects Liability and Warranty

8.1. Warranty is determined by legal requirements.
8.2. A guarantee for goods delivered by the seller only exist if it is explicitly stated. Customers are informed about warranty conditions before the initiation of the ordering process.

9. Liabilit
9.1. For a liability of the seller regarding compensation of damages, without prejudice to other statutory eligibility requirements, the following liability exclusions and limitations apply.
9.2. The seller is fully liable, if the damage is caused by intent or gross negligence.
9.3. Furthermore the seller is liable for negligent breach of substantial obligations, whose breach endanger the fulfillment of the purpose of the contract, or for the violation of duties, the fulfillment of which makes the proper execution of the contract feasible in the first place and on which the customers regularly trusts. In this case, however, the seller is liable only for foreseeable damage typical for the contract. The seller is not liable for the negligent breach of obligations other than those mentioned in the preceding sentences.
9.4. The above-mentioned liability limitations of liability shall not apply to injury of life, body or health, for a defect after furnishing a guarantee for the quality of the goods and for fraudulently concealed defects. Liability under the product liability law remain unaffected.
9.5. As far as the seller’s liability is excluded or limited, the same applies to the personal liability of employees, representatives and assistants.

10. Right of Withdrawal

Withdrawal by explicit written declaration

Every customer has the right to withdraw from this contract within 14 days after receiving the goods by sending a written declaration of withdrawal without stating any reason. To meet the withdrawal deadline, it is sufficient for you to send the notice on the exercise of the right of withdrawal before the expiry of the withdrawal period (the date of the postmark is determining). In the case of withdrawal the customer is bound to provably return the goods immediately. Shipping costs for returning the goods have to be paid by the customer. If the goods have been used or damaged the customer has to pay an appropriate compensation for the use including an appropriate compensation for incurred damages- maximum the amount of the goods – to the seller. The declaration of withdrawal has to be send to the following address:

SpecTec GmbH
Leostr. 4
40545 Düsseldorf,
P.O. Box 10 30 16
40021 Düsseldorf

Geschäftsführung: Tobias Allebrodt, Giampiero Soncini
Telefonnummer: +49 211 303 66 28
Faxnummer: +49 211 303 66 19
E-Mailadresse:  accounts@spectec.net

11. Exclusion from the Right of Withdrawal

The right of withdrawal does not apply to the delivery of goods that are made according to the customer‘s specifications or clearly tailored to personal needs or to the delivery of audio or video recordings or software, if you have unsealed the delivered data carriers.

12. Retention of Wording of Contract

12.1. The customer can print the agreement text before submitting the order to the seller by using the print function of his browser in the last step of the order.
12.2. In addition, the seller sends an order confirmation with all order data to the e-mail address provided to him by the customer. Furthermore, the customer receives a copy of the Terms and Conditions, next to the Cancellation Policy and information about shipping fees, as well as shipping conditions and payment conditions. If you are registered in our shop, you can see your submitted orders in your account. In addition we store the text of the contract but do not put it online.

13. Data Security

13.1. The seller is processing personal data of the customer appropriately and in accordance of statutory provisions.
13.2. Personal information required for the purpose of the order (such as name, e-mail address, mailing address and bank data) are used by the seller for fulfillment and processing of the contract. This information will be kept confidential and not be disclosed to third parties who are not involved in the ordering, delivery and payment procedures.
13.3. On request the customer has the right to obtain information free of charge about the personal data stored about him by the seller. In addition he/she has the right to correct inaccurate data, to block and delete his/her personal data, as long as there is no legal obligation to retain.
13.4. Further information regarding the nature, extent, location and purpose of the collection, processing or use of required personal data by the seller can be found in the Privacy Policy.

14. Jurisdiction, Applicable Law, Contract Language

14.1. Jurisdiction and place of performance is the place of business of the seller, if the customer is a merchant, a legal entity under public law or public special fund.
14.2. Contract Language is German.
14.3. Platform of the European Commission for Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) for consumers: http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/odr/.