OpticsPlanet is one of the largest Authorized US Internet Dealers based in Northbrook, Illinois about 20 miles north of Chicago. We have tens of thousands of brand name products in stock, ready to be shipped to our customers. Our intent is to develop a devoted clientele that appreciates professional-quality equipment at bargain prices. We recommend all prospective customers read the policies clearly spelled out in this information section. Our liberal return period and product warranties demonstrate our confidence in our products. We are an Authorized US Dealer or Distributor for all products we sell. Among our high quality selection are superior brand names such as 5.11, AimShot, ATN, Barska, Bausch&Lomb, BlackHawk, Bogen, Bolle, Browning, Brunton, BSA, Burris, Bushnell, D&G, Carson, Celestron, EOTech, Leica, Leupold, Meade, Nikon, Pelican, Pentax, Ray Ban, Serengeti, Simmons, Sports Radar, Steiner, Streamlight, Swarovski, Tasco, TeleVue, Trijicon, Wiley X, Yukon, Carl Zeiss and over 200 other top-of-the-line brands. Our eBay store offers of thousands of Dry Boxes, Binoculars, Bore Sights, Carrying Bags, Digital Binoculars, GPS, Eyewear Accessories, Flashlights, Gifts and Other, Goggles, Hearing Protection, Heatseekers, Laser Rangefinders, Laser Sights, Loupes & Magnifiers, Metal Detectors, Microscopes, Monopods, Night Vision, Radar Guns, Red Dot Sights, Riflescopes, Riflescope Mounts, Rings, etc, Sporting Goods, Spotting Scopes,Sunglasses, Tactical and Motorcycle Gloves, Telescopes,Trail Cameras, Tripods, Weather Instruments, Holsters, Pouches, Batteries, Cleaning Kits, Slings and Swivels, Targets, Tactical Belts, Hydration Systems, Gun Cases, Military Apparel, Compasses, Shooting Glasses, Tactical Vests, and Other Items.
100% satisfaction guaranteed - We are a large dealer, but as a small boutique shop at heart; at OpticsPlanet we value our close relationships with customers. Not only do we make sure our customers get the best possible discount prices on all the products we offer, but we also make sure that our Customer Service and Support is impeccable and that all of our customers have an ideal experience shopping in our online stores and our OpticsPlanet Ebay Outlet. We go above and beyond to give our customers the best possible service, and will gladly work with a customer until he or she is satisfied-- no question or reasonable request goes unanswered! Call (8 a.m. to 9 p.m. M-F and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. S-S) or e-mail us any time! We are proud to have thousands of satisfied Ebay customers that keep coming back to our store for all of their optics and outdoor sporting needs.
OpticsPlanet is the world's leading online retailer and we have many great reasons to buy from us. We have grown into the company that we are today by always putting the customer first. A customer-centered shopping experience has always been our goal and we pride ourselves in our comprehensive policies that have put us in a realm above and beyond our competitors. Shop with us today and see the OpticsPlanet difference.
- Satisfaction Guaranteed - We back up all purchases with a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Our generous return policy combined with our award winning customer service ensures that you will be completely satisfied.
- Best Deal Guarantee - There is much more to getting the best deal than just the lowest price. OpticsPlanet is proud to have the industry's best Customer Service along with competitive pricing and inexpensive shipping. If you find a better deal from an authorized reseller, let us know and we'll do everything to match or beat it. Our Best Deal Guarantee ensures that we always provide you with the best value for your money.
- Wide Product Selection - We offer a huge inventory with a selection of the industry's finest products, available at the best prices. We carry tens of thousands of products and are adding more of the world's leading brands every day. Our easy-to-use site navigation and powerful product search enable you to quickly find what you need. If you have trouble finding what you want, just let us know and we'll help you locate it in our store.
- Secure Shopping - The OpticsPlanet online store is a completely safe purchasing environment. OpticsPlanet cares about your privacy and will protect it. We will not share your information with unknown third parties.
- Personalized Service - Our Buying Guides and Gift Guides are great resources geared towards the individual to help them make the most out of their buying experience. All Product Specialists at OpticsPlanet are fully-trained experts with years of knowledge in their individual product specialties. No other online retailer can come close to matching the accumulated knowledge of our Product Specialists at OpticsPlanet!
- Great Customer Service - We go the extra mile to ensure your complete satisfaction. Our knowledgeable Product Experts and Customer Service Specialists are available via e-mail, chat, fax, and telephone to ensure the ultimate quality in customer relations based on unparalleled professionalism. We're the company that military and law enforcement professionals rely on for their needs. That same professionalism is a huge benefit to the hobbyist consumer.
- Liberal Return Policy - Not happy with the order you received? No problem! We have an easy online process for facilitating exchanges and returns, and we do not charge restocking fees if you return your purchase in the same condition we sent it to you.
- Member of the BBB - OpticsPlanet.com is a member in good standing of the Better Business Bureau. We consistently meet and exceed quality standards set by the BBB for Online Retailers.
- We are easy to reach - Help and advice is only a quick e-mail or phone call away. When you contact OpticsPlanet, we have a fully-staffed Customer Service Department to assist you. We keep you updated after you place an order with us. We'll keep you in the loop on all our latest sales and offers via our newsletters and special e-mails. You can also use our Easy Contact Form to get questions answered fast, and you can easily track your order every step of the way with our e-mail alerts and tracking form located on our website.
- Authorized Dealer - OpticsPlanet is a trusted distribution partner for all the brands that we sell. We only sell genuine brand name products with 100% Authentic Manufacturer's Warranties. We never sell gray market products, and we stand behind all of the products we offer.
- Top 500 Internet Retailer - OpticsPlanet has grown in leaps and bounds every quarter we have been in business, and with hundreds of thousands of satisfied customers, we are one of the leading specialized retailers on the Web. For the second year in a row OpticsPlanet was featured in the Top 500 Internet Retailer Guide. This inclusion means that OpticsPlanet was ranked highly amongst industry equals such as Apple, Amazon and Dell.
- Special Manufacturer Deals - We are the largest online Authorized Dealer or Distributor for most of the brands we offer. Our relationship with the major brands enable us to pass special deals onto you, such as Factory Demos, Rebates, Refurbished Products, and Deep Discounts.
- Buyer's Guides - Our helpful buying guides are the ultimate source for the consumer looking to learn about what products are right for them. Not sure what to buy Dad for Christmas? We also have many informative Gift Guides that will help you find the best gifts for that certain someone based on holiday, price, category, and brand.
- Product Reviews - The unbiased user reviews on OpticsPlanet serve as a guide for the consumer to see how well products work for their intended end-user. See real user reviews from real customers. Our Discussion Forums are the ultimate gathering place for enthusiasts and professionals seeking advice on which products will be best for them.
- Government Ordering - OpticsPlanet is an authorized Dun & Bradstreet and CAGE-listed supplier to the Department of Defense as well as other governmental agencies. We can facilitate government and volume orders large and small to help fulfill the specific needs of governmental organizations. OpticsPlanet also Supports Our Troops! We know a soldier's job is tough-- that's why we make it easy for troops to order the gear they need and ship it to them as quickly as possible. We can ship to Military APO/FPO addresses -- just contact us for details (please refer to our APO/FPO Shipping and Export Restrictions for more information on export to APO/FPO addresses).
- International Shipping - OpticsPlanet will happily ship most items worldwide from our main store; we're sorry, but at this time we are unable to accept international orders via the eBay checkout process.
- Customized Orders - Need a Custom Rifle Scope, Prescription Goggles, Glasses or Sunglasses? Our Product Specialists will be happy to work with you to ensure your order is exactly as you need it.
- No Sales Tax outside of Illinois - Most orders outside the state of Illinois ship with no sales tax charged. For more details check out our sales tax policy page.
OpticsPlanet accepts Visa™, MasterCard™, Discover™, and The American Express Card™, PayPal to email@example.com (verified PayPal users only), certified checks and money orders. PayPal is the preferred payment method for eBay purchases. Please contact our Customer Service team prior to paying via an alternate method such as Credit Cards. Credit card payments are submitted immediately after shipment of the order, and only those items shipped will be charged.
PAYPAL PAYMENTS to firstname.lastname@example.org MUST BE MADE FROM A VERIFIED PAYPAL ACCOUNT and WILL BE SHIPPED to a CONFIRMED SHIP TO PAYPAL ADDRESS supplied in the payment notification. (back to top)
We do NOT charge Sales tax unless your order is sent within the state of Illinois. Illinois State laws require that we charge a sales tax on the subtotal of an order if the items is shipped within the state of Illinois. Because we are located in Cook County, all shipments to Illinois addresses are charged at that rate - 8.75%.(back to top)
General Policy – OpticsPlanet protects the privacy of its customers. We share only that data necessary for validation of credit transactions, verification of identity, shipping and billing addresses and obtainment of payment.
Database – OpticsPlanet maintains a private customer database for its own use. If you do not wish to be on our email list, you may request deletion of your address. We will not offer your data to any other entity.
Implied Consent – Customers doing business with OpticsPlanet give implied consent to implementation of these policies, as set forth below.
Refusal of Consent – By denying reasonable access to personal information necessary to complete and verify a transaction, a (prospective customer surrenders the right to transact with OpticsPlanet.
Personal data – OpticsPlanet does not share individually identifiable personal data obtained through the order process, other than credit experience, with any other entity.
Credit Data – OpticsPlanet reserves the right to exchange individual credit data and credit experience as virtually any other organization may do in the course of business. This policy protects the order process on the Internet and promotes individual responsibility. (back to top)
Pricing and Availability Policy
Pricing and availability are subject to change without notice. OpticsPlanet, Inc. has no liability in the case of orders arising from typographical errors and reserves the right to cancel any orders without assigning any reasons. Every effort has been made to ensure accuracy of information listed and OpticsPlanet, Inc. is not responsible for any errors contained therein. Customers outside of the United States, please see our International policy for more details on payment and pricing info.
Our success is the result of our deep knowledge, our complete service, and our dedication to our customers, and they have rewarded us with their business and keep coming back. Certainly the best service is important, but we understand, also that price is part of the package. Our prices are generally 10-25% lower than other optics retailers, for the exact same products and quality, however we cannot guarantee that we will match or beat any price out there - we want to stay in business for years to come and maintain our high level of customer service. We are committed to your satisfaction, and we will try our best to give you the best price and exceptional service. (back to top)
Order Verification and Advisories
You will receive email verifications at each stage of the order process i.e.
- Receipt of Order;
- Order Shipment;
- Advice of delay and estimated delivery time for special or out-of-stock items (most of our products are in stock and ship next business day!);
- Feedback request after you have "lived" with your purchase.
Your receipt of an electronic or other form of order confirmation does not signify our acceptance of your order, nor does it constitute confirmation of our offer to sell. OpticsPlanet, Inc. reserves the right at any time after receipt of your order to accept or decline your order for any reason. All orders placed by credit card are subject to address verification by our credit and fraud avoidance department, and this may delay the processing of your order. We may notify you that we are unable to ship to your P.O. Box and/or must ship to your credit card billing address. This is all done to protect you. We cannot be held responsible if your order is delayed for any of these or other reasons. If you have any questions about your order, we are glad to answer any questions you might have - feel free to email us at ebay@OpticsPlanet.com or call us at (800) 504-6041.
When an order needs to be shipped to an address different from the billing address or when an international credit card is used, we need to obtain your authorization. If you want us to ship your order to an address different from your billing address, you can either call your credit card issuing bank or PayPal and add the ship to address as an authorized alternate shipping address or complete our credit card authorization form (back to top)
We are only able to ship items paid by PayPal to USA because of the current Seller Protection policies of PayPal Payment Services. (back to top)
Shipping Options and Cost
Most in-stock items ship within 1-2 business days from our Northbrook, Illinois based warehouse via UPS Ground. UPS expedited shipping options can be selected upon checkout. Shipments to PO Box, Alaska and Hawaii are sent via USPS priority mail (not all items are available for shipment via USPS, so we may ask for a physical address or alternate shipping method).
Our policy is to ship to PayPal confirmed address only; however, we can make exceptions in certain situations. If you’d like your item shipped to an alternate address, please specify the alternate address in the notes section of your Paypal payment or email us prior to placing your order.
We will email you the UPS or USPS tracking number once your item ships out. All orders may be tracked on our tracking page or directly on the UPS/USPS site. Please note that it might take up to 24 hours for the tracking number to become active. Feel free to contact us if you need help tracking your order.
All orders over $200 will be required to have a signature confirmation upon delivery. If you know that no one will be available to sign for the package at your confirmed Paypal address, please contact us at eBay@OpticsPlanet.com as soon as possible to set up alternative delivery options.
All items we ship are fully insured. Inspect your order when it arrives. It is unlikely that anything might be damaged as we pack our orders well, but we do not want you to risk it. Do NOT sign for a damaged parcel without a full inspection of the contents. If you receive a damaged item, notify your local UPS terminal within 24 hrs. or contact us at eBay@OpticsPlanet.com or (800) 504-6041 for instructions. (back to top)
Your satisfaction is always our top priority and we pride ourselves in our hassle free Return and Exchange Policy. We work with our vendor partners to guarantee the quality of the products that we offer and we want you to be completely satisfied with your purchase. If for any reason you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, we will be happy to facilitate an exchange or a return to ensure your complete satisfaction. Please note that all returns require a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) Number, which can be easily obtained online.
You can return purchased items within 30 days for an exchange or full refund (less shipping charges) subject to our Return Conditions. Items that are not defective must be returned in NEW (unopened, unused, untested, and resalable) condition, in the original manufacturer packaging, with all the original contents included. There are usually no restocking fees for the return of items meeting the above mentioned conditions providing they are returned within 30 days of receipt, and they do not fall under our Return Policy Exceptions and our Return and Exchange Instructions are correctly followed.Please be advised that we do reserve the right to charge a restocking fee under certain circumstances.
For your protection, items must be returned shipping prepaid, insured for the full value and safely wrapped to prevent shipping damage. All charges related to the return of items to OpticsPlanet, Inc. are the responsibility of the customer unless the item was defective or damaged in transit (for more information on damaged items, please see our Shipping Policy), you received the wrong item, or where the fee is prohibited by law.
If your order was lost or damaged in transit, we will be glad to offer you a replacement or a refund in the form of the original payment method after the lost or damaged items have gone through our loss and damage investigation procedure. For more information on our shipping damage policy, please see our Shipping Policy.
Items with manufacturing defects must be sent directly to the specific manufacturer in accordance with their warranty terms after our 30 day return window.
Our Return and Exchange Process is very simple, for more information please read our Return and Exchange Instructions.
Please see our detailed Return Policy for more information.(back to top)
Intellectual Property Protection
Because of our reputation for great products and great people, we are very protective of our name and Intellectual Property rights. If you use our name, text, HTML, images, logos, or other material directly from one of our online stores, eBay listings, or policy pages, we consider that an infringement. If your auction listing gives an implication that you represent OpticsPlanet, Inc, you are in violation of our registered trademarks. We enforce our intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. (back to top)
We are here to help you! Please feel free to contact us anytime!
3150 Commercial Ave
Northbrook, IL 60062
Toll-Free Phone: (800) 504-6041
Intl. Calls. (847) 513-6201
Fax: (847) 919-3003