Frequently Asked Questions
What is the SilentStopWatch?
The SilentStopWatch is an easy-to-use, high quality, cost effective alternative for students seeking a simple way to monitor their testing progress without any audible beeps or other noises. It is a precision modified version of a reliable, high quality Casio™ watch. Simply utilize the watch's countdown timer to see how much test time remains and ensure the most effective use of time remaining.
How is the SilentStopWatch used?
The SilentStopWatch is simply a digital Casio™ wrist watch with the audible noises turned off. The countdown timer can be set with the touch of a few buttons. The original Casio™ instruction manual is included with your watch shipment.
Who makes the SilentStopWatch?
The SilentStopWatch has been precision modified to eliminate all audible sounds, while leaving all other features of this reliable Casio™ watch fully intact. The watch is modified using precision tools and will be shipped with the original instruction manual.
When should I buy the SilentStopWatch?
As soon as possible! If your test is just a few days away, no problem. The SilentStopWatch is easy to use and ready to go as soon as it gets to you. But if you have the time, it is helpful to complete a few practice tests in advance using the SilentStopWatch to help with your pacing. By helping you evaluate your natural testing rhythm and adjust as necessary, the SilentStopWatch will help you learn to complete each section most effectively to maximize your score. Most testing guides and tutors suggest that test pacing is a key element of success. The SilentStopWatch can play an important role in helping you make the most of the time you have available.
Is the SilentStopWatch allowed in the testing centers?
A wide variety of standardized tests allow the use of digital watches, including the SAT and the SAT subject tests, the PSAT, the AP and the ACT. Please be sure to check with your specific testing organization to verify that digital watches are allowed. SilentStopWatch.com cannot guarantee that the watch will be allowed at any particular test-taking venue. Please note that the SSAT, LSAT, GMAT, GRE and MCAT tests specifically disallow all digital watches.
How does the SilentStopWatch compare to other watches?
The SilentStopWatch is a simple digital watch. The countdown timer can be set to any time, making it adjustable for a variety of different tests with different timing requirements. In addition, the SilentStopWatch is uniquely suited for use by students who have been granted accommodations such as extra time to complete each section. The SilentStopWatch does not have preset times, so it is easy to adjust for students alloted time and a half or double time for each section. There is no need to scroll through complicated menus. The SilentStopWatch offers a single screen with a single easy-to-read display of the time remaining to complete the test. In addition, the SilentStopWatch functions as a reliable digital wrist watch when not needed as a countdown timer for testing.
How soon can I get the SilentStopWatch?
The SilentStopWatch price of $29.99 includes first class shipping via the US Postal Service anywhere in the United States. If you need the watch more quickly, please choose our 2-day or overnight shipping options. The flat rate options for 2-day and overnight shipping are for the contiguous United States only. Please contact us for shipping costs to Hawaii and Alaska. Order now!
Do you offer a warranty or satisfaction guarantee?
The Silent StopWatch is under warranty for one year from date of purchase for all defects. This warranty mirrors the original factory warranty, and will be invalidated due to signs of abuse or tampering, including signs of water infiltration. Under the terms of our warranty, the watch will be replaced or repaired at the discretion of SilentStopWatch.com, but the customer is responsible for shipping the watch for repair or replacement. If you are simply unhappy with the Silent StopWatch, please return it within 7 days of receipt. You pay return shipping costs, and a 20% restocking fee will be deducted from the amount returned to you (based on the free USPS shipping price).
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