Store Frequently Asked Questions

Purchasing and Downloading Papers

SAWE Member Pricing

SAWE Members - 10 Free Product Downloads

Store Polices and Contact Information

 

 

Purchasing and Downloading Papers


How do I purchase and download a paper?

  • Search and select a paper using the SAWE Paper Database
  • Select the "Purchase/download this paper" link
  • Select "Add to cart" from the paper product page
  • Members, Login to your SAWE Account to see member discount price. For information on registering for an SAWE Account, visit our Frequently Asked Questions Page.
  • When you are ready, select "Checkout" from the shopping cart page or the shopping cart block in the upper right column of the page.
  • Select method of payment. For free products (zero $0.00 order total), select "Check, Money Order, or No Payment Required ($0.00)" method of payment.*
  • Select "Review Order" to review order.
  • Select "Submit Order" to complete order. Order is not complete until the "Submit order" button is selected and the confirmation page is displayed.
  • Once the order payment is complete, please check your email inbox for an email confirming your order and a separate email with the file download link.
  • If you do not receive the file download link, please check your spam folder for the email message. If you still do not receive an email, please use our contact form.
  • New users will also have an account automatically created on sawe.org. The account name and login instructions will be sent via email.
  • Users may also access files they have purchased to the purchased files page under your account.
  • Purchased files are available for download for six months after your order is complete.


I am still having problems, who do I contact?

Use the Contact Us page. Please include your full name and a complete description of your problem in the request. 

 

 

SAWE Member Pricing


What is SAWE Member Pricing?

SAWE Members are eligible for discounts on technical papers and SAWE publications. Members get first 10 technical papers and recommended practice downloads for free each membership year.


How do I get the SAWE member price?

You must log into your SAWE Account. If you have forgotten your password, click here.

For information on registering for an SAWE Account, visit our Frequently Asked Questions Page.

*For the first 10 paper or recommend practice products, a coupon will be automatically applied to the members shopping cart at checkout. The coupon is limited to one free download product per order.  


How do I join the SAWE?

Click here for information about joining the SAWE.


I am still having problems, who do I contact?

Use the Contact Us page. Please include your full name and a complete description of your problem in the request.

 

 

SAWE Members - 10 Free Product Downloads

As part of your SAWE membership benefits, each member receives 10 free product downloads each year.  The free product downloads renew each year on May 1st for members in good standing.


What SAWE products are included?

Member 10 free product downloads include the following products:

  • Technical Papers older than 1 year (current conference papers are not included)
  • SAWE Recommended Practices and Standards


What SAWE products are not included?

  • The following products are free to SAWE Members and do not count against the 10 product download limit:
    • Weight Engineering Journal
    • SAWE Membership Handbook
    • Free Recommended Practices
    • Technical Overview documents
    • SAWE Newsletters
  • The following product are not eligible for free downloads:
    • Current year conference papers
    • SAWE textbooks or printed products
    • Conference Proceedings (papers may be downloaded individually)


How is the discount applied?

A discount coupon code is automatically applied to members shopping cart when an applicable product is added to the cart. The coupon is good for 1 free product per order. Multiple papers or recommended practices may be purchased using multiple orders.

The free download limit renews each year on May 1st for members in good standing.


I am not seeing the discount. What do I do?

  • Check your membership status. Your membership must be current to receive the discount.
  • You have exceeded your 10 downloads. Check your purchased files.
  • Current year conference papers are not included in free downloads.
  • Contact us


Can I apply for additional downloads beyond the 10 item limit?

The following exceptions apply to the 10 item limit:

  • SAWE Corporate Partners
    • SAWE Corporate Partner company representatives receive unlimited downloads
    • If you need to find your companies representatives, please contact us using your company's email address.
  • Academic and noncommercial research
    • Research exceptions can be granted by the SAWE Executive Director
    • A technical paper is required to be presented to the SAWE with the results of each research project. 

 

  


Store Polices and Contact Information


Shipping Information

Shipping charges where applicable are noted and included in the product price.


Credit Card Orders

Credit card information is collected and sent directly to our credit card processor, Authorize.Net, through encrypted and secure transactions. No credit card information is stored on SAWE servers.

You credit card will be charged immediately after the checkout process is complete. Please review your Shopping Cart carefully before proceeding to checkout. Credit card orders are subject to a 4% cancelation fee after the order is confirmed.


Check/Money Orders

Make payment payable to the Society of Allied Weight Engineers, Inc. and mail to the contact address shown below. Order is not final until payment is received.


Wire Transfers

The SAWE cannot accept wire transfers for payment for SAWE Store purchases.  Credit Cards, Checks and Money orders are the only accepted form of payment.


Currencies

All charges are in US Dollars. The SAWE is only able to collect online payments in US Dollars.


Order Cancelations

All orders are considered final unless canceled within a reasonable time. Credit card orders are subject to a 4% cancelation fee.

All cancelations are subject to a 4% cancelation fee.

To cancel your order, please use the contact form or contact us at the address below.


Mailing address and phone

Ronald L. Fox
Executive Director
Society of Allied Weight Engineers, Inc.
5734 E Lucia Walk
Long Beach, CA 90803
USA
Phone: 562-596-2873
Fax: 562-596-2874


Email

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