(1) The statutory warranty law of the German Civil Code (§§ 437 ff. BGB) shall apply to the delivery of our goods.

(2) The warranty period is limited to 12 months for customers who are merchants. Excluded from the above provision are claims for damages, claims due to defects which we have fraudulently concealed and claims arising from a guarantee which we have assumed for the quality of the item. The statutory limitation periods shall apply to these excluded claims.