We vouch for the integrity of our instruments to the original owner for one year from the date of the purchase . This warranty covers defects due to faulty materials or poor craftsmanship. We shall not be responsible for damage caused by improper use or storage, inadequate protection during transport or damage caused by accidents. Should the instrument suffer damage as a result of a genuine accident, we will of course be of service and you should feel free to contact us. We try to provide repair services and replacement parts to the owners of our instruments at the lowest rate possible. Shipping costs however are the responsibility of the customer.