Terms and Conditions – Desert Tech

The Desert Tech “Rules of Engagement” Consider yourself warned…

  1. Exercise common sense and be considerate toward your fellow users. Diversity of opinion and intelligent civil discourse is encouraged; by the same token, Personal attacks, rudeness, flaming, baiting, insults to others, or excessive arguing will not be tolerated. Challenge other points of view and opinions, but do so respectfully and thoughtfully. Any member who threatens anyone on the forum, via PM, instant messengers, or Email, will be banned immediately without notice.
  2. Do not post off-topic. Please keep your comments consistent with the subject and purpose of the conversation thread. Deliberate disruption — such as consistent off-topic commentary — will not be tolerated.
  3. Inappropriate content will be removed without notice. Do not post any messages that are obscene, vulgar, sexually-orientated, racist, hateful, threatening, or otherwise in violation of United States law. Please use good judgement when choosing user names, avatars, or images to post.
  4. Register using only one user name. Creating multiple user accounts or flooding the board will be considered a denial-of-service attack on the forums and will result in your being banned.
  5. Do not post the same topic in more than one forum. Pick the most relevant forum for your post. Desert Tech reserves the right to move topics to another forum as deemed necessary or appropriate.
  6. The posting of political or religious material will be deemed disruptive and maybe result in disciplinary action without notice or warning.
  7. No commercial postings or links advertising off site sales of any kind will be allowed without expressed permission from the board or one of its moderators.
  8. Enforcement of the Rules may happen without warning. If your post is edited, deleted or modified by a Moderator you may inquire to the admin if the reason is not completely clear. Do this by Private Messaging “New Shooter Dan”.
  9. Desert Tech and its moderators reserve the right to delete posts and/or whole conversations we determine are of an irrelevant, abusive or disruptive nature. Disciplinary actions are up to the sole discretion of Desert Tech and its moderators, each offense will be taken as a separate incident or maybe compounded with incidents of the past resulting in harsher penalties including prolonged banishment from the site. Anyone attempting to circumvent the disciplinary actions of the moderators maybe permanently removed from the board without warning or notice.
  10. You will be responsible for your own Communications and the consequences of posting or otherwise transmitting those Communications. Desert Tech does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any material posted or otherwise transmitted. Furthermore, Desert Tech does not screen, monitor or approve Communications from our Web site users in advance. If we receive notification about a user regarding Communications which allegedly do not conform to this Agreement, Desert Tech and it’s administrators have the right, but not the obligation, to investigate the allegations and determine in good faith and at its sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of the Communication. We have no liability or responsibility to users for performance or nonperformance of such activities. Desert Tech reserves the right to expel users and prevent their further access to the Desert Tech Web site for violating this Agreement or violating the law. We have the right, but not the obligation, to remove Communications that are abusive, illegal, disrespectful, disruptive, or otherwise problematic.

Registration Email Use

From time to time Desert Tech sends out emails to the members of this forum for the purpose of notifying members of upcoming events, new additions to the site, changes in the privacy statement, or for the purpose of collecting optional information for the improvement of this site and its services. By Default the email option is set to “Yes which signs each member up to receive these communications from this site. Each member can “opt-out” at any time by changing this setting to “No” during the registration process. This “Opt-Out” feature is also available in your Profile once registered. This is a strictly volunteer service, you may opt out at any time from within the email itself, during registration, or from your Profile. By agreeing these rules you are opting in to receive emails from Desert Tech unless you opt out during registration. You can opt out at anytime afterwards at no penalty to you.