Q. What are the different availability statuses?

In Stock - For the most part, the item is available to be shipped immediately.
Available - We normally stock this item. If we happen to be out at the moment, we will have it in 3-5 days.
On Back Order - This item is on back order from the factory or US distributor, and the estimated arrival date is posted if known.
Sold - This item has been sold and another will NOT be available.
Hold - This item has been sold, but it may become available again after the posted date.
Special Order - This item is available from the factory or US distributor, but we have chosen not to stock it. We can obtain the item for the customer on a one time only basis.