Shipping Policy

Force RC ships to all 50 States as well as US Territories, APO/FPO addresses, and Canada.

Orders ship out Monday through Friday, with the exception of holidays.

Shipping charges are displayed at the time of checkout and are based on speed of service or guaranteed delivery windows. Rates are subject to change at the discretion of the shipping carrier and/or Force RC and can change at any time without notice.

Free Shipping on orders over $99 and APO/FPO

Qualifying Orders:

  • Contiguous United States orders only
  • Shipped via Force RC’s Standard Shipping option (orders can take up to 10 days for delivery)
  • Orders must be $99 or more after use of promo codes to qualify
  • No guaranteed delivery date
  • Tracking numbers may not be available
  • Applicable on orders $99 or higher prior to taxes and fees
  • Certain restrictions may apply based on APO/FPO rules

Oversize Packages

Items which are considered "oversize" are noted on ForceRC.com. Oversize packages will not ship 2 Day or Overnight. For shipments to Puerto Rico, please call for a shipping quote.

Shipping Rates

United States and US Territories:

Method USA
Under $99
USA
Over $99
AK/HI US
Territories
Standard $2.99 FREE $10.99 $10.99
Ground $2.99 FREE $17.99 N/A
2 Day* $9.99 $19.99 $33.99 $33.99
Next Day* $19.99 $29.99 $47.99 $47.99

*Expedited services ONLY run Monday through Friday. Any orders placed on Friday will not be received until the next week.

Canadian orders placed over the phone:

Method Cost
Mail $10.99
Ground $17.99
Express* $33.99
Priority** $47.99

* Express orders will arrive at the US/Canada border within 2 business days. Customs may delay final delivery—Force RC is not responsible for late shipments.

** Priority orders will arrive at the US/Canada border within 1 business day. Customs may delay final delivery—Force RC is not responsible for late shipments.

PayPal Shipping

For your convenience we offer PayPal as one of our payment options. As required by PayPal, we can only ship orders to PayPal verified addresses. We cannot ship an order over $99 to a PO Box, even if it is to a PayPal verified address. All orders above $250 will require a signature.

Shipping Times

Any orders shipping anywhere other than the billing address may require additional processing time. In some cases, we may be unable to ship to an address other than your billing address unless we are able to verify that the shipping address is on file with your bank. If we need additional information, we will contact you by email.

Order processing may be delayed by any incorrect or incomplete information provided by you or your payment provider. You will be notified by email if we need additional information to process your order. Delays due to payment processing are not the responsibility of Force RC.

Shipping Addresses

Any orders shipping anywhere other than the billing address may require additional processing time. In some cases, we may be unable to ship to an address other than your billing address unless we are able to verify that the shipping address is on file with your bank. If we need additional information, we will contact you by email.

Expedited Shipping

Two day and Overnight shipping methods via our carrier ship Monday – Friday ONLY. Please note that orders placed after 2:00 P.M. (CST) on Friday will not ship out from our warehouse until the following Monday, and that shipping carriers do not deliver expedited orders on the weekend.

Shipment Arrivals

Please be aware that most carriers are closed for national holidays and are not held responsible for delays due to weather conditions or natural disasters. Your order acknowledgement includes a tracking number for when available. Accurate tracking is not available until one business day before the expected arrival.

Force RC and/or the carrier reserve the right to request a signature for proof of delivery. We cannot demand a shipment carrier to leave a package.

You may also visit the following websites to track your packages or feel free to contact us at 844-841-7115
https://tools.usps.com/go/TrackConfirmAction!input.action
http://www.fedex.com/us/tracking/

Missing or Damaged Shipments

Please be sure to reconcile the number of boxes shipped with the number of boxes received. On occasion carriers may deliver boxes separately. Please note that ground and air shipments are often assigned to separate trucks and may arrive at different times of the day. Additionally, orders shipping from different warehouses may arrive on different days.

Please do not accept boxes with exterior damage. If the box has been delivered without your signature, contact the carrier before opening the package. The carrier will need to inspect the box and verify any damage before refund or replacement can occur.

Ground Only Shipments

Lithium / Li-Po Batteries

Loose lithium batteries will be shipped via Standard or FedEx Ground only and cannot be shipped to any locations in Alaska, Hawaii, US Territories or to P.O. Boxes.

Lithium batteries included in a kit are not restricted and can be shipped any method.

For more information about Lithium battery shipping regulations, visit:
http://www.iata.org/whatwedo/cargo/dgr/Documents/lithium-battery-update.pdf

Hazardous Materials

Hazardous materials (HAZMAT) are only available via ground shipping.

ORM-D - Other Restricted Material

ORMD items can only be shipped via ground delivery. Products of this nature include quarts of fuel, glues, paints, thinners, and aerosol sprays. We cannot ship ORMD items to Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Catalina Island, APO / FPO or international addresses at this time.

Proposition 65

Products delivered to California residents may have a Prop 65 label. For more information on Proposition 65, please visit the websites below.
OEHHA Prop65 Information
Current Prop65 list

Taxes

Items sold by Force RC and shipped to destinations in the following states are subject to tax:

  • Illinois – 7.5% Items and Shipping
  • California – 7.25% Items and Shipping

How Sales Tax is Calculated

Sales tax on items sold by Force RC are assessed in accordance with state tax laws. In Illinois and California, local law requires assessing tax to be assessed on both the items sold, as well as the shipping charges.