Article character / condition

Item classification

The item classification will be as followed below. The classification will be shown in description or item number or additional as attribute in the selction field of the item.

New in original box / OVP: Item in original box from manufacturer, box may be opend only for controlling.
                                              Advise: Please notice that the foam material which is often used for fixing models becoms old. In this case it can cause damage at varnish.

new:                        Item new, maybe taken out of bigger package (e.g. Hansa 5 or 10 similar in one package.
Used in box:           Item second hand, used but good condition. Small damages like bend parts or at varnish or because of dust and smoke. Original box may be inscribed.
Used / SH:              Item second hand, used but good condition. Small damages like bend parts or at varnish or because of dust and smoke.
damaged:               Item with missing parts or great damages at varnish. Item for restoring
improved:              Item second hand. It is changed at parts or coolurs.

Advice:                Most ships are made in small editions and manual work. So maybe some parts are a little bend or not quite straight. That is normally no defect which is a reasonable cause for giving
                             back or withdrawal. 

Pictures
Pictures show normally a sample picture of the item to sell. Items can appear different because of technical reasons.
The manufactures often changed colors by new editions.  Not all color variations can be showed.

Identification of toy
These items are collectibles and no toy. They may contain small parts are not suitable for children under 14 years.