Buddy Bike, LLC manufactures
and distributes The Buddy Bike® an alternative tandem bicycle that provides
safe family fun and therapeutic activity for cyclists with special needs.
Bike for autism, down syndrome, sight impairment and other disabilities.
Shipping and handling, sales tax or import duty taxes
and bike assembly are additional.
It is our policy to ship our bikes to bike shops so
a professional can complete the assembly of your Buddy Bike.
Buddy Bikes that are not assembled by a professional
at a bike shop will not be covered by the one-year limited
warranty. Please provide the name, address and phone
number of your local bike shop when placing your order. In
stock orders will be shipped within 3 business days.
Please allow up to 10 days for delivery. Bikes ship from
Chino, CA by freight/truck.
Returns Policy: Full refunds are provided if
orders are cancelled prior to shipping. Once a Buddy Bike
has shipped, all sales are final. No refunds. No returns. Accessories can be returned or replaced within 30 days for a 100% refund on product cost, no refund of shipping cost. Buddy Bike has a one-year limited warranty on parts
and will repair or replace parts damaged in shipping. See
Bike Limited Warranty.
Tracking Your Order:
Tracking information will be
provided with your payment receipt.
$300 Canada (most
Estimated duty tax
including broker fees $350 US
should check with their customs office. You may
be eligible to import the Buddy Bike duty free
if receiving for a "disabled child".
CLICK HERE for a
US Military, APO/FPO
Bike is too large to ship to APO/FPO
up to $125
(payable to your bike shop)
Sales Tax (CA, FL)
Bike packaged dimensions:
70L x 9W x 30H
Bike packaged shipping weight:
53 lbs. (56 lbs. for Sport Deluxe)
Natl Motor Freight Classification:
Domestic shipping class:
150, 0.3 cbm or 10.6 cubic ft.
5-ply carton w/one bigger box enclosing original box
85-90% assembled, additional tuning required
Shipping: It is the policy of Buddy Bike, LLC to ship Buddy Bikes
directly to a bike shop. When shipping internationally we
may make an exception and will ship to a local airport. The
customer will need to claim the Buddy Bike at customs and
SELF CLEAR. This may provide a savings in brokerage and duty
tax fees. We require that customers take their Buddy Bikes
to a professional bike shop for assembly. Buddy Bikes
that are not assembled by a professional at a bike shop will
not be covered by the limited warranty. All funds are in USD.
These prices are subject to change.
Customs and Duty Taxes:
Check with your customs office to verify your duty
tax rate. Buddy Bikes are manufactured and partially
assembled in China. Some countries have very high import tax
rates if the point of origin is China.
Tax Exemptions: Check with your customs office
to verify if there are tax exemptions or reductions when
importing products for a child with a disability.
US Military Overseas:
The Buddy Bike is an oversize item and can't be
shipped to most APO/FPO addresses. We have shipped a Buddy
Bike to US Air Force base in Germany and using AE Form
550-175A the family received the Buddy Bike duty tax free.
http://www.hqusareur.army.mil/opm/custom1.htm.) Check with your military customs office to see if there are
duty free programs and forms for your base. Please share any
information with me at
may be able to receive your Buddy Bike duty and VAT tax
CLICK HERE for a
step-by-step guide. This information is provided by a
customer. The customer nor Buddy Bike can guarantee that you
will qualify for receiving the tax exemption. This
information is provided for reference only.
Broker for Canadian Dealers: For our Canadian dealers, we suggest this broker A.D.
Rutherford & Co., Ltd.,
www.adrutherford.com. You can contact Bryan Bisson at
204.633.7207 to set up an account. They can handle brokerage
to all parts of Canada.
Policy: All bike sales are
final. Accessories can be returned within 30 days for a
100% refund on product cost,
no refund of shipping
cost. All amounts are in USD. Prices and
specifications are subject to change without notice.
Buddy Bike, LLC
2775 Sunny Isles Boulevard, Suite 118
North Miami Beach, FL 33160
(Warehouse in Chino, CA)
Patent Number 5,503,419
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Director of Marketing & Business Development
Robert Gardner, Inventor
Barry A. Nelson, President
WE DO NOT BUILD THE
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