Aims and objectives of the FEGA forum

To foster international friendship and communication with fellow FEGA members, hand engravers, scrimshaw artists, students, collectors and anyone else that is interested in the art of hand engraving.

Forum Rules

The rules of the FEGA forum are very simple.

1. All conversations and posts must be polite. It is perfectly alright to disagree with others but it must be done in a respectful way.

2. Abusive behaviour will not be tolerated under any circumstances.

3. The private message system on the forum is not to be abused and used for harassing people or generating sales of any kind.

4. When posting photos, either uploaded to our server or hosted by another server, please be advised that you are giving FEGA permission to copy and add those photos to our Photo Gallery, and they will remain there indefinitely.

5. The FEGA forum is a family rated forum. No offensive material or language is to be posted.

6. No discussions about gun control, second amendment, religion and politics are allowed. They all end badly so please don’t start them.

7. User names cannot be changed. Whatever you do please don't create another account in order to circumvent this rule.

8. Accounts will not be removed. If you wish to leave, we cannot and will not delete your posts and/or photos, so please don't ask.

9. Multiple registrations are prohibited and are grounds for immediate account deletion.

10. Messages posted at this site are the sole opinion and responsibility of the author.

11. Please note that with each post your IP address is recorded.

12. The administrator reserves the right to add, modify, or remove any of these rules at any time.

13. The FEGA BOD, forum administrators and moderators has the final say in any rule dispute.

14. You remain solely responsible for the content of your posted messages. They do not reflect the opinions of FEGA or its members.

15. Furthermore, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owners of this forum, any related websites to this forum, its staff, and its subsidiaries. The owners of this forum also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or any other related information collected on this service) in the event of a formal complaint or legal action arising from any situation caused by your use of this forum.

16. FEGA, the FEGA BOD, forum administrators and moderators are not responsible for any injury or damage caused by application of any techniques or methods described in this forum.

17. FEGA reserves the right to accept or reject any registered user or ban anyone that it deems necessary.

18. FEGA reserves the right to change the forum rules any time the need arises. By using this forum you are agreeing to the rules.