TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Conditions of Sale -
Standard Machine Tools

NB. Terms not in writing do not form any part of any sales agreement.

BED MANUFACTURING Equipment

  www.bedmanufacturing .co.za / www.bedmanufacturing.com

  bedmanufacturing@gmail.co.za / info@bedmanufacturing.co.za

Skynet (PTY)

South Africa 

 

Skynet

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Last updated: Thursday, 11 August 2022

 

  • Please note this is NOT a business opportunity or a Going Concern, and was not portrayed as one this is equipment sold only.

  • Please note terms and conditions do not have to be signed to be accepted by Skynet, once any payments have been made to Skynet such payment shall be deemed as acceptance of the terms and conditions in full by Skynet.

  • PLEASE NOTE that Skynet does not guarantee any contracts for bed sales or customers to purchase your products.  The Purchaser will be responsible for his/her/their/its own marketing and sales, as well as acquiring his/her/their/its customers for bed and product sales. Any POTENTIAL CUSTOMER ORDERS that may be referred to from Skynet, comes from WEB inquiries via our website, we have no control over any potential order requests. Any POTENTIAL CUSTOMER ORDERS is not guaranteed by Skynet. The sale of the equipment is not based on any such promise and is NOT a condition of sale and/or a guarantee from Skynet. It is the responsibility of the Purchaser to canvas clients and to obtain their own orders.  If such requests should be available Skynet, at its discretion, may forward the information to whom it deems fit.  The Purchaser, by applying his/her/their/its signature hereto confirms that he/she/they/it know(s) and understand(s) the above mentioned as well as the fact that this is not a guaranteed promise and/or condition of sale.

 

 

  1. The clause headings in these Conditions are for convenience only and shall not affect the interpretation hereof in any way whatever.

  2. TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTROL. The following terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") are agreed to by Skynet (Pty) Ltd ("Skynet"/”the Seller”) and the purchaser ("Purchaser"). No contrary, additional or different terms, provisions, or conditions shall be binding on Skynet unless stipulated in writing and signed for by both parties

  3. This document represents the full and final agreement of the parties regarding these Terms and Conditions.

  4. Purchaser understands and agrees that no modification or waiver of these Terms and Conditions shall be effective unless made by an authorized representative of Skynet in writing addressed to Purchaser and specifically referring to these Terms and Conditions. Such modification is to be signed by both parties and attached to this agreement as addendum.

  5. Any indulgences granted to the Purchaser by Skynet shall not be deemed as waiver of any rights stipulated in these terms and conditions and/or available to Skynet in law or otherwise.

  6. By accepting these terms and conditions the Purchaser acknowledges the correct goods and order supplied by Skynet in full and was inspected correctly by the Purchaser and Skynet.

  7. The goods shall refer to the Tape Edge machines and/or Bed making equipment manufactured by Skynet upon special order by the Purchaser.

 

GENERAL BUSINESS

  1. The purchase price for the goods sold shall be as shown on the face of the invoice unless otherwise agreed to in writing by the parties. All invoices rendered in accordance with the agreed terms, which are not paid within 30 days shall be subject to interest at the rate of 1.5% per month from the date of the invoice until date of full payment.

    1. "Future bed clients" are clients that want to purchase beds from your factory.

    2. Skynet does not guarantee any "future bed clients” business after the sale of our equipment in any way whatsoever.

  2. The person accepting the responsibility of the account is liable for payment of the account and binds himself as surety in respect thereof, irrespective, structure of the company and/or business he/she may represent. You are responsible to check your account upon acceptance.  It is your responsibility to accept that your company has received an account where applicable. It will be deemed that your company, alternatively business, alternatively yourself have/has received an account upon signing hereof.

  3. Materials or equipment are not to be returned to Skynet direct, indirect, consequential, or other without first obtaining the written permission of Skynet and to the full discretion of acceptance by Skynet.

  4. By signing these terms and conditions, the buyer acknowledges the machine has been tested in front of the client and the client is satisfied the machines are in working order and satisfactory for the purpose sold to the client

  5. Skynet is in no way responsible for any Workers/employees/people to work for the purchaser. No salaries guidelines will and/or may be supplied by Skynet.

  6. No cancellations or refunds shall be permitted direct, indirect, consequential, or other by the client under no circumstances whatsoever.

  7. By making payment to Skynet on this document the buyer in your full capacity agrees upon Skynet's Terms and Conditions Of bed manufacturing (www.bedmanufacturing.com).

  8. Please note any and/or all deposits paid are nonrefundable as production of the machines are commenced immediately upon payment of such required deposits.

  9. The accuracy of the "client list" may and/or are not be guaranteed by Skynet in any way and/or form whatsoever.

SUPPLIERS

  1. Please note Skynet has no affiliation whatsoever, whether direct, indirect, consequential and/or other with the suppliers and their terms, prices, stock availability, quality, deliveries, collections, availability of stock, orders, or payments. Skynet only supplies the machinery and a client lead list.

  2. All suppliers are based in Johannesburg South Africa, the Purchaser is solely responsible for arranging transport options with suppliers regarding collection and delivery options that suppliers may have. Skynet does not guarantee any such delivery conditions from any supplier.

  3. Availability or terms on the stock from suppliers are not guaranteed from Skynet.

  4. Skynet shall take no responsibility and does not guarantee in any way or form regarding the accuracy of suppliers' list, or prices, verbal or in writing any details supplied

  5. The Purchaser hereby acknowledges that he/she/it will have no claim against Skynet for any actions, lack of action, portrayals, representations, breach of contract and/or guarantees by the Suppliers whether by way of civil litigation, criminal procedure or otherwise.

WORKERS/ TAPE EDGE OPERATOR

  1. Skynet does not give physical training and/or is in no way responsible for any employee training, or the supplying of any employees for the operation of the tape edge machine or factory.

Bed Machine manufacturing Capability

  1. The capability of the quantity of beds or time for beds to be produced by Skynet’s machines is operator-dependent.

  2. Bed Manufacturing times supplied by Skynet are estimated times only and are not guaranteed by Skynet.

  3. The Purchaser acknowledges that he/she/it understands that Skynet does not guarantee any machine manufacturing times per bed whatsoever.

  4. Skynet does not guarantee production quantity per machine for beds to be produced per day whatsoever and the Purchaser hereby agrees and understands that manufacturing times are not a condition of sale.

 

 

Machine Head

  1. Any alterations made or timing setting change to the machine head by an unauthorized person will void the warranty as a whole.

  2. The Machine head we supply is a cylinder arm, a single needle lockstitch machine head. ( Typical Head) Which features a heavy-duty triple feeding action by way of bottom feed, needle bar feed, and walking foot top feed, which are combined to produce high-quality stitch. The versatile narrow cylinder free-arm design guarantees improved material handling on three-dimensional items.  Besides bed material, it can also stitch pillows, bags, gloves, shoes, straps, filters, and other such items that cannot be sewn on a standard flatbed machine.

  3. The Purchaser can upgrade the head to a chain stitch head.  The cost of such upgrade will be for the Purchaser’s account.

   Going Concern

  1. The Purchaser herewith confirms that he/she/it/they understand(s) that this agreement does not constitute the sale and purchase of a going concern and was not represented as such, whether directly, indirectly, consequentially, and/or in any other manner.

  2. The Purchaser hereby acknowledges that he/she/it understand this is an equipment sale only with no existing client base whatsoever.  The purchase of the machinery was not represented as a business opportunity.

  3. The Purchaser by applying his signature hereto or to this agreement as a whole acknowledges that all the abovementioned was explained to him/her/it by Skynet.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

  1. The sale of the goods is not a business opportunity and was not represented as such by Skynet. This was explained to the Purchaser by the Skynet and by applying his/her/its signature hereto, the Purchaser acknowledges that he knows and understands same.

  2. The goods are sold as equipment, which include hardware and software, with tangible additions, alternatively parts, alternatively assets.

PLEASE NOTE - REGARDING Clients, referrals DISCLAIMER

  1. Skynet does not guarantee or supply any contracts and/or clients for your business venture and/or any other business and/or client referrals for any income generation whether future or present.

  2. Skynet does not refer, or supply clients and the Purchaser is responsible for obtaining its own means to obtain clients herein.

  3. No referral fees or bonusses shall be due to the Purchaser by Skynet whatsoever, unless otherwise agreed in writing and signed by both the Purchaser and Skynet, which is to be annexed to this agreement as an addendum hereto.

  4. The Purchaser again understands that this purchase only relates to the machinery sold by Skynet and nothing else.

  5. The Purchaser also acknowledges and understands that Skynet do not provide any guarantees that client may purchase his/her/its products and/or utilize his/her/its services.

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Signature

CLIENT LEADS (non-existing purchasing clients)

  1. Direct marketing via any form of electronic communication including automated calling machines, faxes, SMSs, and email will no longer be permitted as per the Protection of Personal Information Act, No. 4 of 2013, unless the person has either given his/her/its consent to receive such electronic communication and/or has not previously withheld his/her/its consent.

  2. The Purchaser understands and acknowledges that he/she/it is not to rely on the leads sent from Skynet’s system only, as this is not a condition of sale, and that he/she/it has been advised by Skynet to obtain and/or build their own client base and/or client lists.

  3. The Purchaser upon applying his/her/its signature to this agreement, acknowledges that customer leads do not form part of the sale and is satisfied with this condition.

  4. The customer lead list are not guaranteed to be up to date and/or accurate and the Purchaser acknowledges and accepts same.

verbal agreement

18.1     All verbal agreements are to be immediately reduced to writing, signed by both parties and annexed hereto as an Addendum to be binding.  No variation and/or alteration of these terms and conditions and/or addition thereto will be binding and/or enforceable.

Stock / Delivery / Collection

  1.         No delivery of equipment purchased from Skynet will be made by Skynet.

  2. The manufacturing of the machinery (“the goods”) supplied by Skynet take eight (8) to sixteen (16) weeks from the date of payment.  The manufacturing of the goods are started immediately upon payment of the required deposit.

  3. Manufacturing of bed equipment is depended on the availability of parts needed by Skynet from suppliers.

  4. No documentation in respect of the goods and/or Supplier lead lists  and/or Client lead lists and/or Training DVD will be supplied until the collection of the goods.

  5. Training supplied is only basic training direct, indirect, consequential, or other as set out in training courses.

  6. It is specifically agreed between the parties that no goods shall be manufactured until all outstanding funds have been paid in full and reflect in Skynet’s nominated banking account.

  7. No goods will be installed and/or set up at the premises of the Purchaser.

  8. The goods are tested at Skynet’s premises upon collection of the goods and in the presence of the Purchaser.

  9. Skynet does not provide training on the goods.  However, Skynet does supply a self-training digital video on USB format.

  10. By applying his/her/its signature to this agreement the Purchaser acknowledges that he/she/it understands the terms and conditions set out in paragraph 19.1 to 19.2 hereof.

Special ordered goods

  1. The goods ordered by the Purchaser are special order goods as defined in the Consumer Protection Act No. 68 of 2008 (“the CPA”).

  2. The Purchaser shall not enjoy the rights afforded by Section 17 of the CPA, which include the canceling of any advance order or booking; Special order goods are goods that Skynet was expressly and/or implicitly required and/or expected to produce, create and/or alter specifically to satisfy the Purchaser’s requirements. Skynet does not possess ready-made goods and all goods are made and/or produced on order only.  

  3. Skynet’s prices are subject to change without notice.

  4. The terms and conditions document does not have to be physically signed for Skynet for it to accept terms and conditions. However, by signing this agreement, the Purchaser acknowledges that he/she/it accept the special order goods will be produced by Skynet accordingly.

Tape edge Headlong BELT

  1. The Tape Edge Headlong Belt is not covered under warranty and the new belt replacement cost amounts to R1650.00 per belt.

Tape edge Head Binder

  1. The Tape Edge Head Binder supplied is the standard factory size. 

  2. Any bigger binder required by the Purchaser will be for his/her/its own account

  3. The cost of binder replacement amounts to R 950.00 per binder

Storage fee

  1. In an event of non-collection of Tape Edge machine as per agreed date, a storage fee shall be calculated @R350.00 per day. All costs in respect of storage must be paid before any costs in respect of equipment sold or repair.

  2. Once any payment is made by the client to Skynet, then Skynet shall accept such payment as acceptance of terms and conditions regarding storage fee by the Skynet. Upon making payment to the buyer in full as per this document the buyer accepts /understands the complete terms and conditions.

Specialised bed manufacturing or tape edge machine training

  1. Skynet does not provide specialized and/or physical training or supply Tape edge operators whether directly and/or indirectly on any of the goods or equipment and/or programs supplied to buyers. Skynet will however make as much information available as possible, in the form of a USB containing videos and manuals in respect of the machine, as well as lead lists to the Purchaser.

REPAIRED EQUIPMENT limited warranty

25.1        Any repaired equipment does not carry the original warranty and only carries a 30 (thirty) day conditional warranty.

Packing, insurance, permits and freight / delivery/ courier/ strapping / collection

  1. The sales price stated in this document excludes any costs for adequate packing, packaging, insurance, permits, freight, delivery and/or courier to the Purchaser’s premises, as the collection of the goods at Skynet’s premises and transporting same to the Purchaser’s selected premises is the Purchaser’s responsibility.

  2. Skynet is further not responsible for the strapping, crating, packing and/or loading of the goods onto any vehicle and/or object for transport by the Purchaser.

  3. The Purchaser is solely liable for any damages that may occur during the transport of the goods when collected from Skynet’s premises.

Tape edge machine HEAD bobbin timing

  1. Settings and/or timing are set as standard per head supplied, as per delivery of the bobbin head from the head manufacturer and/or supplier.

  2. Skynet does not set the timing or "bobbin Timing” and/or any other settings in respect of the head. If the settings are changed for any which reason by the Purchaser, the re-settings cost will be for the Purchaser’s own account in respect of acquiring a technician that specializes in such timing settings.

  3. Skynet shall not be liable for any damages caused by caused by changes to the timing setting causing the machine to not stitch material.

  4. A minimum charge of R2500.00 shall apply for repairing any "timing stitching" problems.  This cost shall be for the Purchaser's account.

  5. Any additional damage or repairs due to the change in the timing setting and/or repair thereof, shall be payable by the Purchaser.

  6. Skynet does not do any MACHINE Tape edge head settings, machine tape edge head are set from supplier.

  7. Skynet shall not be liable for timing set out by the Purchaser, any operator and/or any representative of the Purchaser.

  8. If any timing must be reset, the Purchaser must provide written notification to Skynet and shall upon written confirmation from Skynet, return the head unit to Skynet as per the “return to base” condition and/or warranty, for the resetting of the timing and/or repairs to the head unit.

 

B: CHANGING HEAD :The machine supplied in the sale is a BOBBIN HEAD MACHINE

  1. The Purchaser may change the machine head to a non-bobbin head price that may exceed R90 000 + VAT to be paid by the Purchaser, excluding fitment cost, depending on the exchange rate at the time.

  2. Price excludes alteration, fitment, testing, belt, table alterations and/or electronic alterations and/or change and/or any other cost that may arise from the alternation.

  3. Skynet supplies equipment for the standard lower production market use only.

  4. Skynet does not purchase old and/or second-hand heads from clients and/or consumers and/or Purchasers and/or third parties and does not takes any trade-in heads

  5. Any and/or all costs in respect hereof will be payable by the Purchaser._

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Signature

Additional parts

  1.        Any additional parts needed for the Tape edge machine shall be paid by the Purchaser.

  2. Skynet supplies standard operating parts example tape edge shoes.  Any additional bigger or smaller orders for such shoes or parts in size shall be paid for by the Purchaser.

  Force Majure

  1. The manufacturing process and Skynet's ability to ship the Goods may be affected in case of, but not limited to, an act of force majeure, such as an act of God, war, sabotage, accidents, riots, fire, explosion, flood, strike, lockout, injunction, inability to obtain fuel, power, raw materials, labor, containers or transportation facilities, accident, breakage of machinery or apparatus, national defense requirements, or any other cause beyond the control of Skynet, including but not limited to, suppliers supplying wrong parts, stock, equipment, tools, specs for Skynet to successfully finish and or manufacture said equipment for the buyer.

  2. Skynet shall in such an event as set out herein or otherwise, inform the Purchaser in writing of its inability to complete its obligations as set out herein, details of the event that has transpired and provide the Purchaser with a new expected completion date.  Skynet will endeavour to keep the Purchaser informed of the status of the abovementioned events and the timeline for delivery herein.

  3. The terms and conditions of this agreement will remain in effect during this time.

  4. In such an event and Skynet complying with its obligations as set out in this clause, Skynet will not be in breach of contract and the Purchaser will not be able to rely on breach and/or failure to perform as a basis for termination of this agreement and/or demand repayment of any deposits made in respect of the goods ordered.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

  1. Skynet makes no and has made no representation of warranty, whether express, or implied, including but not limited to warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or any other matter with respect to the Goods. All warranties only apply to the goods themselves as set out herein.

  2. Skynet warrants the purchaser that goods sold hereunder is free from defects in design, material, or workmanship for the period indicated on Skynet's final, written offer.

  3. Concerning any and/or all parts sold separately under this agreement, Skynet’s guarantee will be on the same conditions.  No waiver, alteration, or modification of the foregoing warranty direct, indirect, consequential, or other shall be valid unless made in writing and signed by a duly authorized representative of Skynet.

  4. Skynet makes no other representation or warranty, express or implied, including but not limited to warranties     of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or any other matter with respect to the goods/equipment/stock sold/supplied. in no event shall the seller be responsible for incidental, special or consequential damages, shipping costs, or lost profits, relating to the goods/equipment/stock, whether alleged in contract, warranty,(including negligence) or otherwise.

 

 

 

Return To base warranty

  1. Skynet has a 3 month, as such 90 days from Date of the collection, return to base conditional repair warranty policy on Tape edge machine.  Meaning that the Purchaser shall return the goods to Skynet at its own costs and at its own risk, to Skynet.  Such return will only be possible upon the Purchaser informing Skynet in writing of any malfunctions of and/or issues with the goods and Skynet confirming that the goods may be returned. This warranty excludes Electrical issues, the Purchaser is referred to the Electrical warranty below, as well as the head and long belt.

  2. Compressors and Staple Guns supplied by Skynet carries a 30-day return to base limited warranty.

  3. Once repairs have been done the Purchaser will on his/her/their/its own account arrange for collection of the goods and/or any part thereof.

  4. Skynet does not do any repairs at the Purchaser’s premises or at any other location.

  5. The Purchaser has inspected the Goods upon collection from Skynet’s premises and/or other collection address specified by Skynet and hereby acknowledges that Skynet invited, urged, and cautioned Purchaser to inspect the Goods and Purchaser has inspected and has acted accordingly.  The purchaser accepts the goods to be to a satisfactory standard.

  6. Skynet does not supply any reset codes on equipment sold.  All settings and/or resetting shall be done by a qualified Skynet technicians to be appointed to the goods by Skynet.  

Warranty conditions

  1. The warranties are subject to the following conditions:

    1. The goods must have been properly and carefully transported, operated, and maintained. Failure to do so and any subsequent and/or consequential damages will void the warranty from any supplier.

    2. Any defects that were not, caused by accident, misuse, abuse, neglect, deterioration due to erosion, corrosion, or by chemical action will not be covered by Skynet’s warranty.

    3. The Purchaser must notify Skynet/supplier of the alleged defect in writing upon the Purchaser learning, or could reasonably have been expected to have learnt, of such defect. No alleged defect will be accepted if not in writing from the Purchaser.

    4. The warranty is limited to repair or replacement of the defective part at Skynet's sole discretion.

    5. The goods in question must be returned intact to Skynet's premises, freight prepaid, and securely packed to avoid damage, for repair or replacement of the defective part(s).  This is referred to as the “return to base” condition.

    6. Notwithstanding any other provision of these terms and conditions, components or parts not manufactured by Skynet are warranted only to the extent of the manufacturer's and/or supplier’s original warranty.

    7. The warranty provided herein excludes wear-and-tear.

    8. The warranty provided herein shall be null and void should the Purchaser not pay Skynet’s asking and/or selling price in full.

    9. The employees or representatives of Skynet are not authorized to make any statements or representations as to the quality, character, size, condition, quantity, etc., of the items/equipment/stock offered for sale inconsistent with these conditions of sale or the terms on the front hereof. Any such statements made will not be binding on Skynet or be grounds for any subsequent claim.

    10. The Purchaser must retain his/her/its/their original invoice as signed by them, as no warrantee will be applicable should the Purchaser not be able to present same.  Skynet does not issue duplicate invoices.

 

 

 

Warranty exclusion

  1. Should Skynet at any stage ascertain that the Purchaser and/or any other third party operating the goods on behalf of the Purchaser, alternatively representing the Purchaser, alternatively duly authorized by the third party to operate the goods, alternatively not authorized by the third party to operate the goods, has misused any of the goods by, but not limited to, tampering with any settings, whether directly, indirectly, negligently and/or purposefully, and/or using the goods for any other purpose than that for which it was manufactured, while under warranty, the warranty will be voided.

  2. If the consumer is found to have misused and/or abused the goods and/or products and/or any part thereof and/or tampered with any settings, whether directly, indirectly, consequentially and/or other, such as, without limiting the generality thereof, electrical or manual settings, machine heads and/or by opening any part of the closed machine, resetting any settings while under warranty, the warranties are null and void and subsequently unenforceable.

  3. The Purchaser shall indemnify the Seller against any and all legal actions, suits, claims, demands, costs, charges, and expenses arising in connection with the warranties being voided as set out herein or otherwise.

  4. The warranty will be void in the event of the following:

    1. Damage caused due to, without limiting the generality thereof, the Purchaser’s negligence, any accident, act of God, misuse, abuse or incorrect operation of the goods contrary to the various instructions provided by the Seller/Manufacturer.

    2. Alteration or reparation to the goods not done by Skynet or its duly appointed agent.

    3. Any adaptions to or accessories added to the goods other than those of the Manufacturer and/or Skynet which adaptions and/or accessories have affected the performance, safety and/or reliability of the equipment.

    4. Removal and/or modification of the original serial number.

  5. No other warranty, whether directly, indirectly, consequentially or otherwise, whether express or implied, including any warranty of merchantability or fitness for any particular use, applies to the product.

    1. No other person and/or company is authorised to assume any warranty on behalf of Skynet and/or any other liability or responsibility with the sale of the goods.

  6. Skynet does not accept any responsibility and/or liability damages, whether directly, indirectly, consequentially caused by the goods in respect of the Purchaser’s personnel, equipment, expenses, loss of revenue, property, interruption in operations and/or inconvenience, caused by the malfunctioning of and/or in the goods.

  7. No warranty service performed on the goods will shall extend the applicable warranty period.

  8. In the event of unsatisfactory functioning and/or operation of the goods, the purchaser shall promptly notify Skynet in writing, setting out the full particulars to the defects and/or unsatisfactory functioning and/or unsatisfactory operation. 

    1. Upon receipt of such written notice, Skynet shall within three (3) days provide the Purchaser with written instructions in respect of the shipment of the equipment, the costs thereof – as the warranty has a “return to base” condition – and other arrangement regarding the return of the goods in order to honour the warranty provided.

  9. The warranty does not extend to damages to the equipment, whether directly, indirectly and/or consequentially caused by the shipping and/or transporting from Skynet’s premises and Skynet may not be held liable for these damages, as the transporting of the goods from Skynet’s premises is the responsibility of the Purchaser.

  10. The warranty only extends to the original Purchaser and the rights and responsibilities contained herein may not be ceded, reassigned and/or transferred to another person and/or party.

  11. Skynet is entitled to refuse acceptance of any goods at its premises for, but not limited to, the servicing and/or repair thereof in terms of the warranty, if Skynet on good authority suspect that any of the terms and conditions set out in this clause and/or this document, have been breached.

 

Electrical warranty

35.1        All electrical components carry a thirty (30) day limited warranty.

35.2        The exercising of such warranty is subject to the provisions set out in clauses 32 to 34 hereof.

35.3        Should the Purchaser experience an electrical issue and/or defect and/or malfunctioning after 30 (thirty), the costs of repair and/or replacement of the necessary parts will be for the Purchaser’s account.

Affirmation of Fact

  1. Any affirmation of fact or promises whether made directly, indirectly and/or consequentially made by Skynet shall not be deemed to create an express warranty that the goods shall conform to such affirmation or promise.

  2. Any descriptions, samples, and specifications with respect to goods/equipment/stock offered for sale herein are not warranted by Skynet to be accurate or complete.

  3. If a model or sample was shown to Purchaser, such model or sample was used merely to illustrate the general type and quality of goods sold by Skynet and not to represent that the Goods would necessarily conform to such model or sample. Any description is for the sole purpose of identifying the Goods and no affirmation, promise, description, sample or model shall be deemed part of the basis of the bargain.

  4. It is reiterated that the goods order are special ordered goods, made upon order by the Purchaser and therefore, goods used for demonstration and/or showcase purposes are not the exact goods to be provided, as goods purchased will only be manufactured after invoicing and payment being made as specified in the invoice.

Goods inspection

  1. It is reiterated that Skynet strongly recommends that Purchaser conducts an on-site inspection of the goods sold hereunder.

  2. Skynet shall not be responsible for the consequences of purchaser's failure to inspect the goods or for any inaccuracies, insufficiencies, or omissions in such descriptions, samples, and/or specifications.

  3. The employees or representatives of Skynet are not authorized to make any statement or representation as to the quality, character, size, condition, quantity, etc. of the goods/equipment offered for sale inconsistent with these Terms and Conditions. Any such statements made will not be binding on Skynet or be grounds for any subsequent claim.

  4. By signing the terms and conditions the Purchaser confirms that the he/she/they/it have/has inspected the Good upon collection from Skynet premises and/or any other collection addresses nominated by Skynet and hereby acknowledges that Skynet invited, urged, and cautioned Purchaser to inspect the Goods.

  5. The purchaser accepts the goods to be in good and working condition.

Machine Copy/ Manufacture

38.          The purchaser, family, friends, close relatives, partners direct, indirect, consequential, or other may under no circumstances for resale/manufacturing/duplication create or direct, indirect, consequential, or other make or produce any Tape edge machine similar to the machine supplied by Skynet.

DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY

39.1        Purchaser acknowledges that the Goods sold herein may be dangerous, whether directly, indirectly, consequentially or otherwise if improperly used.

39.2        The Purchaser acknowledges that it must contact the original manufacturer to obtain up-to-date installation and operation manuals and other information to ensure the safe operation of Goods, if not supplied.

39.3        Skynet may not be held liable for any loss and/or damages and/or injury resulting from alleged defects of which it was not informed in writing in the Goods and/or from the subsequent use of the items.

 

RETURNED MATERIAL

  1. The tape edge machine supplied is solely built on and/or to order. If Skynet can repair said material, a no refund and/or exchange and/or return policy shall apply thereon, including but not limited to, materials or equipment or stock built to order. The aforementioned materials may be returned for credit.

  2. Materials or equipment are not to be returned to Skynet without first obtaining the written permission of Skynet and to the full discretion of acceptance by Skynet as already set out herein.

  3. All such returned material must be in the same condition as it was when supplied. Materials and/or equipment accepted by Skynet for credit are subject to a minimum service charge of 25% plus all transportation charges and interest from the date of purchase. Any materials or equipment authorized for return must be securely packed to reach Skynet without damage.

INSURANCE AND SAFETY RULES

41.1        Skynet is not responsible for any insurance or safety of goods and/or any part thereof once the goods have left Skynet’s premises. Such insurance shall include, but is not limited to, "Workers Compensation", employer's liability, public liability, and automobile liability insurance.

41.2        By signing these terms and conditions, the Purchaser undertakes to comply with Skynet's safety rules and regulations.

Payments

42.1        In the event that the Purchaser fails to remit payment for any one shipment when the payment becomes due, Skynet may, among other remedies, terminate the agreement and sell the said equipment to limit its damages and/or suspend further deliveries.

42.2        Should the Purchaser in the past and/or in the future not make payment as required or make payment in a manner that is not satisfactory to Skynet, Skynet may, at its discretion, request an upfront payment and/or cash deposit to be indicated to the Purchaser before production of the goods is started and/or the goods is delivered.

LIMITATION OF DAMAGES

43.1        Skynet's liability concerning Goods “tape edge table” repaired shall be limited to repairs only to Skynet’s discretion regarding:

43.1.1     Goods returned to and accepted by Skynet for repairs under warrantee; and/or

43.1.2     Goods, equipment and/or stock repairs under suppliers warrantee T/C.

43.2        In no event shall Skynet be liable for incidental, special, or consequential damages, loss of profits, or any expenses of Purchaser, including, but not limited to, shipping costs.

43.3        The abovementioned excludes any equipment built on order, referring to the tape edge machine.

43.4        Skynet can repair said equipment and has a no refund/ exchange policy on all and/or any including but not limited to Materials or equipment or stock built to order and are not subject to return for credit under any circumstances. The tape edge machine supplied is solely built by special orders only

REPAIR

44.1        Any repairs to goods not already specified herein will be paid for by the Purchaser.

44.2        Skynet is not obligated to tend to any repairs on goods not specified herein and/or make any modifications on Goods prior and/or after collection thereof.

  1. Any repairs and/or modifications to be performed by Skynet on goods upon request of the Purchaser, may be made per the Purchaser’s designs and/or instructions and the costs thereof are to be paid by the Purchaser.

SEVERABILITY

45.          If any provision of the invoice or these Terms and Conditions is determined illegal or unenforceable, it shall not affect the enforceability of any other provision or paragraph of the invoice or these Terms and Conditions.

 

 

INDEMNITY

46.1        The Purchaser expressly agrees as a condition of its purchase of the goods that it indemnifies and hold harmless Skynet, its agents, representatives and/or employees, from any claims that may hereafter at any time be asserted by any subsequent owner, purchaser or user of the goods or by any third party arising from any purported defect(s) in the goods or because of the use of the goods.

46.2        Such indemnification shall include, but not be limited to, attorneys' fees and/or legal expenses relating to such claims.

46.3        The Purchaser agrees to assume all responsibility in connection with the goods upon collection thereof by the Purchaser in whichever form he/she/it/they elects to collect the goods.

46.4        The Purchaser hereby indemnifies and hold harmless Skynet, its agents, servants and its employees, from and against any and all losses, expenses, demands, and claims made against Skynet, its agents, representative and/or employees by the Purchaser, any agent, servant or employee of the Purchaser, any subsequent Purchaser, any agent, servant or employee of a subsequent Purchaser, any lesser or lessee, or any other person due to injury or illness or alleged injury or illness (including death) or damage, actual or alleged, caused by the goods after collection thereof from Skynet, arising out of, resulting from, or in any way connected with, the operation, maintenance, possession, use, transportation or disposition of the goods, including that caused by hazardous chemicals or other hazardous materials on or in them, or of the possession, operation, maintenance, transportation, use or disposition of the goods by subsequent purchasers, owners, lessees or any other person. Such indemnification includes, but is not limited to, all attorney's fees and legal expenses relating to such claims.

Buyer agreement:

  1. By applying his/her/its/their signature hereto, the Purchaser confirms that the buying of this equipment was in no way forced upon him/her/them/it and that any and/or all decisions made were done with the full and clear understanding that the successful use and/or implementation of the goods will rest upon him/her/it/them, with no Warrantees in respect thereof being provided by Skynet.

Suitable agreement :

  1. The equipment supplied is suitable for the application intended, as such the tape edge bobbin machine covering innerspring mattresses and covering of bed bases to the lower-end market. Skynet supplies equipment for the standard lower production market use only.

Deposits paid :

  1. Deposits are payable in respect of the goods upon order thereof.

  2. Manufacturing of the special order goods as specified herein are commenced immediately upon the payment of such deposits and therefore, cancellation of the order is not possible and will result in damages to be suffered by Skynet.

  3. Any payments and/or deposits received from the Purchaser will be deemed as a confirmation of the sale and purchase from the purchaser to Skynet for the equipment.

 Copyright:                                        

50.1        Copyright applies to some of the materials provided to the Purchaser at collection of the goods and the Purchaser is prohibited from copying or duplicating any such materials.

50.2        Skynet does not supply any images for beds in any form whatsoever.

Production/Manufacturing Quality and times:

  1. The quality of any products produced by the goods is in no way guaranteed by Skynet, as the quality and quantity of the goods depend on the materials utilized by the Purchaser and/or his/her/its/their representatives and/or employees. 

  2. No representations made by Skynet during demonstrations and/or testing and/or otherwise, whether verbally and/or in writing, in respect of the production capabilities and production quality constitutes a guarantee thereof same is dependent on the Purchaser’s use of the goods.

 

  1. Bed product amount production per day on all of our machines is operator capability dependent, we do not guarantee manufacturing times per bed as there are too many variables that will affect this. Times supplied may not be correct or accurate and estimate times only, based on a 24hr shit day

  2. The buyer must ask your suppliers for information and make your decision regarding what type of warrantee you want to supply with regards to your products supplied to your buyers. The seller has no decision or influence regarding any type of warranties or guarantees you would like to supply with your product manufactured.

Upgrading Equipment :

  1. The Purchaser will be liable for any costs relating to the upgrading of the goods and/or any part thereof should the Purchaser request such upgrades.

  2. Such upgrades shall include, without limiting the generality thereof, an upgrade from a bobbin machine to a non-bobbin machine and/or a chain stitch to a lockstitch. t supplies equipment for the standard lower production market use only. For example, from a bobbin machine to a non-bobbin machine. As well as changes from chain stitch and lockstitch machines.

Correct Equipment :

  1. The Purchaser acknowledges that the goods supplied may not be the same as the equipment shown due to the fact that the goods supplied may differ due to the availability of certain equipment and/or parts as the goods are special order goods and specially made for the Purchaser.

  2. Skynet guarantees that the goods supplied are suitable for the intended use and will function to the standard of the goods advertised and/or used during demonstration of the capability of the goods.

  3. It is the sole responsibility of the Purchaser to determine that the goods or services ordered are suitable for the purpose it intends to use and must clarify same to Skynet. 

Equipment tested:

  1. The goods have been tested in the presence of the Purchaser and by applying his/her/its signature hereto, the Purchaser acknowledges that the goods are in good and working order.

  2. The purchaser acknowledges that equipment shall not be delivered and installed by Skynet and must be collected by the Purchaser. Skynet holds no responsibility for the installation and or setup.

  3. Skynet provides the consumers with adequate instructions for the safe handling of goods as well as any hazards when using the products. By applying his/her/its signature hereto, the Purchaser acknowledges that these instructions were provided by Skynet.

  4. The Purchaser is to inform Skynet immediately if he/she/it/they are unsure of how to utilize and/or operate the goods and/or feel unsafe while using the goods, in order for Skynet to give guidance to them in this regard.

Serious injury or death warning :

  1. Suppliers are obliged to inform consumers of any risk of an unusual nature or character that consumers cannot reasonably predict, especially the circumstances that could result in serious injury or death. Skynet hereby warns the Purchaser to take caution when handling and/or utilisation and/or operating the goods and to contact it for clear instructions and assistance.

  2. Caution indicates a potentially hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, may result in minor or moderate injury.

  3. A warning indicates a potentially hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, could result in death or serious injury.

  4. Danger indicates an imminently hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, will result in death or serious injury

After-sales:

  1. After-sales services by Skynet will be limited to two weeks from the date of signing this agreement. Thereafter R350.00 per hour will be charged excluding traveling charges and/or accommodation and/or any other expenses that Skynet may incur for any further assistance.

  2. Such services will also be scheduled as per the availability of employees and/or representatives of Skynet.

Machine Oiling

  1. The machine and gear components must be oiled daily with a suitable oil specifically designed for the sewing Machine head and gears. 

  2. Don't use normal oil you would use in the garage.

  3. Such oil is known as Synthetic Lubricating Oil

ADDITIONAL terms:

  1. No terms and conditions requested and/or required by the Purchaser in conflict with these terms and conditions or additional to these terms and conditions, shall be incorporated into this agreement unless separately agreed in writing and signed by the Purchaser and Skynet.

Premises

60.1        Skynet is in no way whatsoever responsible for supplying, sourcing, securing and/or negotiating any premises for the buyer in respect of the utilization of the goods and/or otherwise.

Spec Sheets                                             

61.1        For security purposes Skynet does not supply any spec sheets on our equipment.

61.2        The Purchaser is urged to down his/her/their/its own research in respect of the goods and not to solely depend on the insights and/or guidance provided by Skynet and/or its representatives.

Additional equipment

62.1        Other equipment may be needed by the Purchaser in his/her factory and/or premises, such as, but not limited to, compressors, staple guns, Industrial sewing machine.

62.2        Should the Purchaser any additional equipment for his/her/their/its factory and/or premises, such equipment shall be for the purchaser's account.

62.3        Skynet only supplies the tape edger as agreed upon in the sales agreement.  

Financial advice

63.1        The Purchaser acknowledges that any advice and/or guidance given by Skynet and/or any of its representative does not constitute financial advice or a guarantee of the same success that Skynet and/or its owners and/or its representatives have had, as such advice and/or guidance is given due to personal experience and is in no way represented as financial and/or formal advice.

                Any decision made by the purchaser was done with full and clear understanding that the success of this opportunity will rest upon me the purchaser with no Warrantees of any sort from Skynet. All aspects of signing these terms and conditions were read and understood by the Purchaser and were explained by the seller, the purchaser is signing in full and clear conscience, By signing these terms and conditions I the undersigned hereby bind myself as to be of the full right mind to sign these documents and terms and conditions The buyer shall indemnify the Company and seller against all actions, suits, claims, demands, costs, charges and expenses arising in connection with the negligence, infringement of altering any or part thereof section/part/goods supplied intellectual or legal rights or breach of statutory duty of the Provider, his subcontractors, agents or servants, or from the Providers equipment supplied to the Purchaser.

63.2       DISCLAIMER: This is not a get-rich-quick program nor do we believe in overnight success. We believe in hard work, integrity and you developing your skills if you want to earn more financially. As stipulated by law, we cannot and do not make any guarantees about your ability to get results or earn any money with our Bed Equipment sold. The average person who buys any “how-to” information gets little to no results. These references are real and documented but are used in this sale strictly for example purposes only. Your results will vary and depend on many factors, including but not limited to your background, experience, and work ethic. All business entails risk as well as massive and consistent effort and action. If you're not willing to accept that, please feel free to not sign our terms and conditions immediately. By signing these terms and conditions you agree with our disclaimer.

Involvement after the sale and purchase of goods

64.1        Skynet only sells goods and therefore, Skynet in no way whatsoever assists the Purchaser with the running, operation, management and/or administration of its business. The seller takes no responsibility and may not be held responsible for any loss of income due to any failure regarding the operation or success of your business with regards to the use of our machine.

GOODS INSPECTION

  1. Skynet strongly recommends that purchaser conduct an on-site inspection of the  goods/equipment/stock sold hereunder. seller shall not be responsible for the consequences of purchaser's failure to inspect the goods/equipment/stock or for any inaccuracies, insufficiencies, or omissions in such descriptions, samples, and/or specifications.

  2. The employees or representatives of skynet are not authorized to make any statement or representation as to the quality, character, size, condition, quantity, etc. of the goods/equipment offered for sale inconsistent with these terms and conditions. any such statements made will not be binding on skynet or be grounds for any subsequent claim.

  3. By signing the terms and conditions the purchaser confirms that the purchaser has inspected the goods/stock/equipment on pickup from skynet premises/ other pickup addresses supplied by skynet and hereby acknowledges that skynet invited, urged, and cautioned purchaser to inspect the goods and purchaser declined to examine the same. the purchaser accepts the goods/equipment to be in acceptance to a satisfactory standard.

LOSS OF PROFIT, DAMAGE ETC.

 

  • The seller shall not incur any liability whether for direct or consequential loss or damage arising out of any contract sale, specification or description other than that herein set out and expressly contract out of any liability for any implied warranty or representations express or implied and out of any liability arising from negligence whether ordinary or gross.

  • Where the seller manufactures or supplies goods to the purchaser’s specifications and/or drawings, or carries out work according to the purchaser’s instructions or those of his advisers, the seller accepts no responsibility for the efficiency or workability of goods manufactured or work carried out. In this regard, the purchaser indemnifies the seller in respect of any claim arising from any infringement of any patent or other rights occasioned by the execution of any order in pursuance of the purchaser’s specific requirements or from any loss arising therefrom.

  • The seller shall not be liable for any options expressed or undertakings given not embodied herein, save and except such as may be mutually agreed upon. In particular, it is specifically agreed that the seller does not warrant that the goods are suitable for any particular purpose.

      DRAWINGS, SPECIFICATIONS, CHARGES ETC.

  • Illustrations, drawings, dimensions, or weights submitted in connection with any quotation are given in good faith and are approximate only and shall not form part of the contract unless specifically confirmed by the seller. Freight charges are based on packing specifications as furnished to the seller by its supplier at the time of quotation but in the event of any alteration to the specification, any variation in the freight charges will be for the account of the purchaser.

 Financial advice and Purchase decisions

  • NB: The seller does not give financial advice, and it must not be taken as financial advice. The seller urges the buyer to please talk to a qualified financial adviser before purchasing the seller's machines.  Everything you hear I the seller have said is just my opinion and thoughts, and it might be wrong or incorrect as times and business change and fluctuate over the years. Covid, feul prices, electricity, economic changes has also had an impact on business that was out of anyone's control. The seller urge you to do your own research and follow your own thoughts, mind, and actions. My success may not be your success, what has worked for me might not work for you. Any information leading up to this agreement might be wrong  as times change and business change, and may not be guaranteed by the seller. This is just an equipment sale only and will be treated as such. The seller does not warrant that the; information, content, materials, products (including software), or services included on or otherwise made available to you through this sale; their servers; or e-mail sent from the Seller is correct or useful to the Purchaser. The purchaser must at their own discretion, do their own research. 

  • All and any decision made by the buyer was done with the full and clear understanding by the buyer that the success of this venture will rest upon the buyer with no Warrantees of any sort from the Seller.

  • All the aspects of  terms and conditions on our website or invoice supplied must be read and understood by Purchaser/Any representative/person the seller herby accepts that once the buyer signed any documentation that the buyer in full and clear understanding accepts the terms on any website or documentation supplied, the purchaser is signing in full and clear conscience.

  • I by signing invoice documentation hereby bind myself as to be of the full right mind to sign these documents/ terms and conditions.

  • The Purchaser/client shall indemnify the Company and seller against all actions, suits, claims, demands, costs, charges, and expenses arising in connection with the negligence, infringement of altering any or part thereof section/part/goods supplied intellectual or legal rights or breach of statutory duty of the Provider, his subcontractors, agents or servants, or from the Providers equipment supplied to the Purchaser.

Terms and conditions on our invoices and website are final and no alterations by the buyer shall be accepted after the signing of and documentation shall be accepted. 

       The seller urges the buyer to do his or her own research and homework regarding the purchasing of the machines. THE                   BUYER MUST NOT ONLY RELY ON ANY REPRESENTATIONS for its decision making towards the purchase of any equipment.

  • Starting a business or any form of a business startup is one of the riskiest forms of investment available in the Business markets and is suitable for special driven individuals and institutions or innovators. The possibility is direct, indirect, consequential, or other exists that you could sustain a substantial loss of funds and therefore you should not invest money that you cannot afford to lose. We at Skynet T/A BCSA direct, indirect, consequential, or other can and shall not guarantee the success of any startup venture started with any of our equipment in any way form, or method.

  • The purchaser hereby distances Skynet T/A BCSA /company/cc/any representative direct, indirect, consequential, or other from any legal action that may arise from this transaction and the buyer takes full responsibility for the understanding of this transaction.

  • No direct, indirect, consequential, or other income amount or percentage of the actual success that can or should be created can be guaranteed in any sense whatsoever by Skynet T/A BCSA /Company/Representative/cc. No aspect of this or any representation towards this or any idea supplied to create an income from this equipment supplied can or shall be guaranteed by Skynet/cc/company/representative. The machinery is manufactured and sold by Skynet, no support is provided to the client in the running of the client's business.

With every machine bought you need some additional machinery for example

( This will differ from customer to customer needs)

  • 1. Small Compressor

  • 2. Staple gun ( industrial)

  • 3. Scissors

  • 5. If needed "working Tables"

  • 6. Industrial Stitching machine

 PLEASE NOTE

Any orders that may come to our website for beds needed ( THIS IS NOT GUARANTEED) may be redirected to our clients if such requests are available ( again this is not guaranteed and not a condition of sale)

The seller does not guarantee any contracts for bed sales or customers to purchase your products, you as the buyer will be responsible for your own marketing and sales and acquiring your customers for your bed and product sales.

READ THIS !!

 

Any POTENTIAL CUSTOMER ORDERS comes from WEB inquiries via our website, we have no control over any potential order requests as we never know when or what type of order requests may come in. Any POTENTIAL CUSTOMER ORDERS is not guaranteed by the seller, The sale of the equipment is not based on any such promise and is not a condition of sale from the seller. It is up to the buyer to canvas and to obtain their own orders, If such requests should be available the seller at his full discretion may forward the information to whom he sees fit, please note this is not a guaranteed promise or a condition of sale by the seller.