ASC Scientific has been serving the Earth Science and outdoor communities since 1983. We specialize in sales of equipment for field research, GPS mapping and development and sales of instruments for geomagnetic research.

Our sales office is located on the Southern California coast in the seaside town of Carlsbad. Our Research & Development facility for geomagnetics instruments is located on the New England coast in historic Jamestown, Rhode Island.

ASC Scientific
2075 Corte del Nogal, Suite T
Carlsbad, CA 92011 USA

Tel. (800) 272-4327 (760) 431-2655
Fax. (760) 431-0904


METHODS OF PAYMENT Payment through this shopping site can be made using VISA or MasterCard charge cards.

Written Purchase Orders are accepted from commercial firms with established credit and all academic and government organizations. Payment terms are Net 30 days from date of invoice.

International Orders may require Prepayment with Order by credit card or T/T bank wire transfer.

All payments must be in US dollars.

SHIPPING/FREIGHT POLICY Shipments of less than 150 lb will be made by FedEx.

Shipments of greater than 150 lb will be made to US locations by motor freight or international locations by airfreight.

Freight is Prepaid and added to customer's invoice on all orders, unless special arrangement is made to ship on customer's freight account.

BACK ORDERED ITEMS Back ordered items will be expedited at the earliest possible date. Buyers will be notified of back ordered items and estimated shipping dates.

RETURN POLICY Delivered goods require authorization from ASC Scientific for return. Merchandise shipped from stock can be returned, for full refund of merchandise price, if received back in new, resalable condition. This includes most field geology equipment.

For Special Order equipment and instruments that are fabricated by ASC Scientific for a specific customer, a re-stocking charge of 15 - 25% may apply, depending on the return policy of the manufacturer. This may also apply to purchase orders for special-order equipment that are cancelled after equipment has been drop shipped or shipped to ASC Scientific from the manufacturer. ASC Scientific will do everything possible to work with the customer and/or manufacturer to avoid any such return charges.

Please contact ASC Scientific if you have any questions regarding the return policy for a specific product.

CLAIMS All merchandise shipped is insured for loss or damage for the full purchase price. If merchandise is received damaged, please document the damage with couriet and contact ASC Scientific immediately.

WARRANTY All merchandise is guaranteed in accordance with manufacturers specifications and carries the manufacturer's warranty

Instruments built by ASC Scientific are warrantied against defects in material and workmanship for a period of 12 months from receipt of goods.