Doing Business with Lesman

New Customer Accounts

We want to put you on open account ASAP! We make it easy for you to open an account. We'll be glad to extend $500.00 credit on your first order, no questions asked. If you would like more credit, all we require is three (3) trade references of current suppliers and their phone numbers. Click here to download a credit application. (14K .PDF)

If you need your product shipped immediately, use your VISA, MasterCard, or American Express card. It's that easy! Just give our inside sales people your card number, card holder's name, and the card's expiration date, and you're all set. Please note: Credit card payment is accepted only at time of order placement.

Place your order before 1:00 p.m. (Central Time) and all in-stock material will ship the same day. After 1:00 p.m., it will go out the next day. Being set up on open account will speed processing of all future orders! Use any form of communication that's easiest for you!

Customers in Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Iowa, and Paducah KY

Lesman Instrument Company
135 Bernice Drive, Bensenville IL 60106-3366

Local Phone (630)595-8400
Toll Free (800)953-7626
By Fax (630)595-2386


Customers in Wisconsin and
Upper Peninsula Michigan

Lesman Instrument Company
5160 North 125th Street, Butler WI 53007-1332

Local Phone (262)923-1790
Toll Free (800)837-1700
By Fax (262)923-1797


We're also available to all Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) customers through the DiCentral Network. If you would like to transmit your orders by EDI, contact Mike Heatherly, Lesman controller, at 800-953-7626.

Paperless Invoicing

Lesman is going green, and we'd like you to join us. Please fill out our paperless invoicing permission form, and let us know whether you prefer to get your Lesman invoices by e-mail or by fax.

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Managing Sales Tax Exempt Orders

In order to comply with state tax codes, Lesman is required to keep complete tax information on file for any customers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, and Wisconsin who request Tax Exempt status.

Current state sales tax exeption forms and certificate of resale forms must accompany any individual tax exempt order, or your first order (if all orders with Lesman will be exempt from state sales tax.

If you have further questions, please contact our accounting department at 800-953-7626.

Placing an Order

Our customer service people are trained to assist you in the selection of our products. You are not limited to trying to fit the products shown in the catalog to your needs. Our people will help you get the product you need to solve your problem.

If you are ordering items shown in the catalog, we can process your order faster if you provide us with the following information:
  1. Catalog number
  2. Brief item description
  3. Quantity
  4. Purchase order number
  5. Billing address
  6. Shipping address
  7. Name and telephone number of the requisitioner

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Additional Discounts

Quantity Discounts
We'll be happy to extend additional discounts for quantities over and above the price schedules published in the catalog and for those products that do not have discounts listed. If you help us buy better, we'll be glad to pass the savings on to you.
Estimated Annual Usage Discounts
If you can help us make our business more predictable by giving us estimated annual usage figures or blanket orders with scheduled releases, you may qualify for an additional discount.

Doing Business with Lesman

Terms and Conditions
Our terms are Net 30 days. Accounts that are over 45 days old are past due and put on hold. If there is a problem or some reason why you can't remain current, please call our accounts receivable manager to discuss the reason for the delay.
The prices of goods sold are those in effect at the time of the sale. The prices listed are those in effect at the time of publication and are subject to change without notice. Please contact our sales department for current prices. We will be pleased to furnish quotations upon request either by mail, telephone, or fax.
To help us adjust your account quickly, please obtain return authorization from our customer service department. Give us the reason for return, purchase date, and your purchase order number.
All items are F.O.B. shipping point. Our standard shipping procedure for continental U.S. customers is via UPS unless otherwise requested. Freight charges will be prepaid and added to the invoice.
Design Changes
Design changes are made from time to time. Some items may differ slightly from catalog illustrations or descriptions.
Disclaimer of Warranty and Limitation of Liability

All assistance or data are rendered by Lesman gratis. Information of this nature is based upon technical data which Lesman believes reliable. It is intended for use only by persons having skill and know-how, at their own risk. As a distributor for the products described, Lesman warrants that to the extent that manufacturers have made representations concerning products in this catalog to Lesman, the statements in this catalog reflect accurately those representations.

Goods are warranted only to the extent of the express warranty of the manufacturer represented thereof and to the extent such is enforced by the seller. No warranty either expressed or implied is made by seller as to the fitness, merchantability, condition, capacity, or efficiency of any good sold, and no claims for labor or consequential damages will be allowed.

At Lesman's option, the sole and exclusive remedy of purchasers hereunder shall be replacement of non-conforming products or payment in an amount not to exceed the purchase price of the product(s) for which damages are claimed.

Regulatory Restrictions

(1) Per the conditions of our Representative and Distributor agreements, we may not be able to provide products to certain locations. We will work with our customers, regardless of location, through replacement or referral to another source, to help them find the products that fit their applications.

(2) State regulations regarding mercury prohibit Lesman from shipping these products to the following states: Maine, Vermont, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Washington.

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