Warranty Terms

Slip Joint Warranty

ADSCO Packed Expansion Joints are sold subject to the mutual agreement that they are warranted by ADSCO Manufacturing LLC to be free from defects in material and workmanship, but ADSCO’s liability and buyers exclusive remedy shall be limited to replacement or repair without charge, at ADSCO’s factory, of any material defects which become apparent within five years of the date of shipment, and which shall be determined to be defective by ADSCO upon their return to the factory, and that ADSCO shall have no liability for damages of any kind, direct or indirect, arising from an installation and/or use of an material, and by accepting the material, the buyer will assume all liability for any damages direct or consequential, which may result from its use or misuse.

Five Year Service Guarantee

In addition, ADSCO guarantees the satisfactory performance of ADSCO Packed Expansion Joints for a period of five years from the date of shipment, provided, only, that the Expansion Joints are installed, operated, and serviced in accordance with ADSCO’s prescribed standards. ADSCO will either replace or repair, without charge, at ADSCO’s factory, and Packed Expansion Joint which fails to give five year’s service under the above conditions.

Bellows Warranty

Adsco Manufacturing LLC warrants that products furnished will, at the time of delivery, be free from defects in material and workmanship. Adsco will repair or replace any defects which occur within one year from the date of installation or eighteen months from the date of shipment, whichever occurs first. Examination and repair or replacement of the product will be on location or in Adsco’s facilities, at Adsco’s option. Products to be examined, and replaced or repaired at Adsco’s facilities must be returned to Adsco by Purchaser within the warranty period, the transportation charged prepaid. If the examined equipment is found not to be defective or is not for some other reason within the warranty coverage, Adsco service time expended on and off location will be charged to Purchaser. Purchaser shall be responsible for proper installation of the units and operating within the design limits of each unit. Correction of defects by repair or replacement shall constitute Adsco’s sole and exclusive responsiblity to Purchaser under this Warranty and Adsco shall in no event be liable for injuries to persons or property or direct, incidental, liquidated or consequential damages caused by use of the product.


  1. Not installed in accordance with published instructions.
  2. Subjected to conditions beyond those on nameplate.
  3. Any modifications made to joint after leaving factory.
  4. Weld spatter or denting damage to bellows
  5. Foreign objects are lodged between corrugations (especially where equalizing rings are employed).
  6. Subjected to stress corrosion or other types of corrosion.