Warranty

Warranty Conditions:

Rockboat Marine does not accept returns unless covered by the terms below. Retailer Receipt or Proof of Purchase must be presented for any warranty transaction. Please keep your receipt and any tags removed from your products. Warranty takes effect from date of initial retail purchase. The original purchase date must be clearly displayed on the purchase receipt.

Unless listed below all products have a 1 year workmanship warranty from date of purchase.

Rockboat Inflatable Boats are warranted from manufacturing defects for a period of one (1) year.

This warranty does not cover damage to the Inflatable Boat because of puncture, tearing, ripping, abrasion, ordinary wear and tear, abuse, over inflation, negligence or modification.

This warranty does not cover damage to boat covers, Bimini’s or boat in any form from use of products including but not limited to the following acts: misuse, abuse, incorrect fitting, neglect, improper boat protection, accidents or acts of nature. If there is a warranty defect Rockboat Marine will repair or replace, at its discretion the product free of charge.

The following damage to covers and Bimini tops are not covered by warranty: Tears, rips, holes or rubbing caused by not padding sharp or obtrusive object (fasteners, aerials, rocket launchers etc). Tear, rips, holes or rubbing caused by improper securing of boat cover to boat. Damage to your cover during trailering would not be covered under warranty (This is a trailer at your own risk option. WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER TRAILERING).

Failure to use a support system to repel water from your boat cover can and will damage your boat cover or boat if left in weather conditions. Water or snow will gather and cause damage to your cover or boat from the weight.

Allowing water, snow & ice to pool on the cover, discolouring or fabric desecration from foreign objects and chemicals (including tree saps, petroleum products, bird and animal droppings etc.) Mold and/or mildew caused by storage of wet product and Acts of Nature are all not covered by warranty.

Biminis should always be placed in radar/laid down position and in boot when trailering or not in use). Bimini tops should never be left up when not in use. If left up, winds can damage your Bimini top and warranty does not cover wind damage. Tears or rips caused by improper use such as but not limited to transporting with the top up and driving the boat with the top up.

Bimini's are also warranted to meet our stated product specification in effect at the time of purchase. Failure which can be attributed to improper installation of the canopy, or distortion of the framework upon which the Bimini is mounted, is not covered by this warranty. No rebate or replacement will be made for any Bimini subsequent to the one year period covered by this warranty, or at any time for damage resulting from negligence, weather conditions, vandalism, or chemically induced degradation. Frame damage from modifying it's original design/structure is not covered.

The foregoing constitutes Rockboat Marine, sole warranty, and all other representation, warranties, guarantees or conditions, be they expressed, implied, and tacit, are hereby excluded. The liability of Rockboat Marine here under is limited to replacement and/or rebate as aforesaid and in no event shall Rockboat Marine be liable for consequential or special damages of any type whatsoever.

If minor repairs can return the product to functional use it will be reworked at no charge under warranty conditions.

If for some reason there is a problem, the factory will make every effort to correct the problem.

Purchasing goods for business purposes, the Consumer Guarantees Act does not apply.

Purchasing goods for your own use, the Consumer Guarantees Act does apply.

Ownership of goods pass to the customer on delivery. Our insurance policy covers loss or damage in transit within New Zealand and our risk ceases upon delivery.

Rockboat Marine will not accept returns without proper authorization from our company prior to return goods being sent.


The Cover Shop Ltd trading as Rockboat Marine