do not cover things such as:
Wear and tear obtained by normal use i.e. rust, wear
marks, cutting edge dulling.
» Modified equipement i.e. drilling
holes, grinding various parts.
» Mistreated equipment i.e. not regularly
following correct maintenence or use procedures.
» Damage caused by shipment i.e. dented
or bent tools (this is covered by the courier).
example situations might be:
You purchased an MT2 collet chuck from use, and after
inserting & removing a dozen times, marking on the
In this situation the item wouldn't be covered, as wear
is expected when inserting taper contact tools (especially
when slippage or over tightening occurs).
You purchased an expensive endmill and it chips a tooth/explodes
on first use.
In this situation it's very likely incorrect cutting
techniques caused the tool to fail.