Items are shipped from stock, assuring fast delivery to you. We use a variety of delivery services including FedEx, UPS and USPS Postal Service. If an item is temporarily out of stock, you will receive a back order notice via e-mail. The balance of your order will be shipped promptly.
Choose the delivery time that you would like to receive your order. Order by 3pm EST for the fulfillment process to start today. Shipments to US Territories (Puerto Rico, Guam, US Virgin Islands and American Samoa) generally ship USPS Parcel Post. Please allow additional time for delivery.
|For Orders Of||5-7 Days||2-5 Days||2 Days||1 Day|
|Up to $35||$6.95||$8.95||$18.95||$28.95|
|$35.01 to $75||$10.95||$12.95||$22.95||$32.95|
|$75.01 to $150||$13.95||$16.95||$25.95||$35.95|
Standard shipping charges are for USPS Parcel Post. We do use Priority mail when possible, and depending on size and weight. Please allow us up to 2 weeks for delivery.
For all orders shipped in the continental US. Express orders must be received online by 3 PM EST or by phone by 3 PM EST to be shipped on the same day (2-day and overnight). No weekend delivery. Orders to AK and HI are charged the express rate plus an additional $10.00 to be applied when the order is processed. Please note that express shipping begins at the point when Scientifics Direct processes your order and not at the time that it is placed online. Shipping time may vary, as it is subject to product availability and payment processing/credit approval periods.
Orders to post office boxes are sent via USPS.
Please note that prices appearing here are valid for products purchased online only. This pricing does not necessarily reflect that of the print version of SCIENTIFICS DIRECT catalog. As a result, they do not apply when purchasing the same or similar products via phone, fax, or by mail. Prices appearing here are subject to change without notice and are subject to product availability. We reserve the right to correct pricing and specification misprints.
Scientifics brand microscopes, telescopes, binoculars and magnifiers have a five year manufacturer's limited warranty. Manufacturer's warranty information is available by contacting our Customer Service Department at 1-800-728-6999.
Celestron brand microscopes, telescopes, binoculars, and magnifiers come with 2-year limited warranties through the manufacturer. Celestron technical support can be reached at 1-800-421-9649.
For all other products, the Manufaturer's warranty applies. Warranty Information is available by contacting our Customer Service Department at 1-800-728-6999.
If your package arrives damaged, immediately notify the carrier's local office. They will pick it up and return it to Scientifics at no expense to you.
How to Return or Exchange Items:
If an item is defective and you are returning it within 30 days, please send back the entire product, not just the defective part. After the 30-day trial period, consult the warranty instructions enclosed with the item. These returns must be made to the manufacturer. All Scientifics warrantied products are to be returned to:
Returns Department, SCIENTIFICS DIRECT, Inc.
574 Main Street., Tonawanda, NY 14150-6711 USA
Drones and 3D Printers may only be returned within 14 days of the date of receipt. Verified unopened purchases are eligible for refund, less restocking fee. Opened product is eligible only for exchange upon approval, less restocking fee. Original shipping and handling costs will not be refunded and the customer is responsible for all return shipping costs. A 15% restocking fee will be charged for returns. All technical service occurs directly through the vendor. Manufacturer's warranty applies. Warranty Information is available by contacting our Customer Service Department at 1-800-728-6999. Damage due to improper use or impact is not covered. Only unopened 3D printer filament may be returned for refund or exchange.
We stand behind our commitment to provide you with quality products. Our Guarantee entitles you to receive an exchange, replacement or refund for the full merchandise amount (less any appropriate shipping charges) for any reason within 30 days. No returns accepted on the Solar Eclipse products after August 19th, 2017.
Ordering a Gift Certificate: Currently, our gift certificates can only be ordered individually. Available in 8 convenient denominations$10, $25, $30, $50, $75 $100, $150 and $200
Please make sure you order only one gift certificate at a time or you may call in your order to our customer service department at 1-800-818-4955 Mon.-Sat. 8am to 9pm EST.
A gift certificate must be the only item in your cart upon checkout. If you wish to order items (or additional gift certificates) in addition to your gift certificate, they will have to be placed as a separate order from your gift certificate purchase. Promotional discounts cannot be applied to the purchase of any gift certificate.
Redeeming a Gift Certificate: While our gift certificates currently aren't redeemable online, purchasing your items with your gift certificate is just a short phone order away at 1-800-818-4955
We occasionally make our mailing list available to carefully screened companies whose products or services may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive such mailings let us know.
We do not ship outside the U.S.
Customer must be 18 years or older to purchase from Scientifics Direct. By placing an order with Scientifics Direct, you acknowledge and agree that you are 18 years or older and legally capable of entering into contracts.
Painted Lady Caterpillars are not included with the purchase of our Butterfly Cages. Scientifics Direct does not provide fulfillment for live insects. This is handled through a third party supplier. A mail order form is included with the shipment of each butterfly net detailing the ordering process for live caterpillars. For an additional fee of $13.49, you will receive 5 live Painted Lady Caterpillars and rearing supplies. This fee includes shipping and handling (inside the continental United States only). Payment must be made by the customer to the third-party vendor, NOT Scientifics Direct.
After filling out your mailing address, this form can be redeemed in one of 3 ways:
Please allow 2 weeks for delivery. Please do not order live caterpillars if below 40 degrees or above 85 degrees. Live arrival guarantee will be void if ordered during these temperatures.