KnifeCenter Shipping Charges:

For The 48 contiguous U.S. states:
$5.00 for the first lb. ( up to 3 small knives ),
$2.00 for the next lb. ($7.00 total)
$1.00 per lb. thereafter

Alaska or Hawaii : We ship "Priority mail" at $5 for under 3 lbs.
Small swords cost approximately $12.00 per sword Eastern US, $14.00 Western
Large swords cost approximately $16.00 per sword Eastern US, $18.00 Western
Very Large Swords (Claymore and Brave Heart among others) cost more. No swords will be shipped COD.

PLEASE NOTE -THE COD CHARGE IS $5.00-in addition to other charges and is available on orders over $50. within the U.S. Only. Swords are NOT AVAILABLE FOR COD delivery.

Third day, second day and overnight shipping is available for an extra charge. One pound ($5.00) packages can be shipped 3rd day for $7.00 total and second day for $9 total. This is an especially good value for those ordering from areas west of the great plains states.
5% sales tax for Maryland purchases only.

Please specify when ordering if you don't want us to backorder a hard to get item. Usually a backorder takes an extra week or two.

All domestic orders shipped via ground UPS unless otherwise requested. Destinations outside the continental US will incur additional shipping charges.

**MINIMUM $50 total cost of merchandise for all International Orders **

We ship internationally via "Express Mail"

We use "express mail" for all international packages 3 lb. and under. The cost is only slightly more than "Air Parcel Post" and the service is much faster and more secure. All packages are automatically insured and traceable.

Canadian orders are shipped through "Air Parcel Post" (since it is so much less than Express Mail)- Small packages cost approximately $12.00.

Small packages (under 1 lb. or 1/2 kilo) to Northern Europe cost approx.$18.00 to $22.00 shipping via express mail. 2 lbs cost about $24 to $28. These vary somewhat from country to country.

We try to save you money on customs duties when we can!

Shipping Swords to Canada (ground UPS) costs $25.00 to $35.00 US .
Funds Transferred internationally directly through the banks are charged an additional $15.00 (this is charged to us by our bank). If you use a check drawn on a non-American bank, please add $2.50 to cover our bank's charges.

**Please Note- International Credit Card orders will be charged an additional 2%. This charge is being imposed on us by the banks.**

If you are not happy with your purchase, return it within 30 days of receiving it, in its original packaging and condition for a full refund or credit of the purchase price.