Recalls for 8-27

1. Trek Recalls Superfly Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard; Seatpost Can Crack and Break

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Trek-Recalls-Superfly-Bicycles/

 

2. CAMP USA Recalls Blade Runner Crampons Due to Fall Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/CAMP-USA-Recalls-Blade-Runner-Crampons/

 

3. CAMP USA Recalls Tour Nanotech Crampons Due to Fall Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/CAMP-USA-Recalls-Tour-Nanotech-Crampons/

 

4. Robert Bosch Tool Recalls Dremel Rotary Tool Due to Burn Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Robert-Bosch-Tool-Recalls-Dremel-Rotary-Tool/

 

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1. Recall Date: August 26, 2015

    Recall Number: 15-224

 

Trek Recalls Superfly Bicycles Due to Fall Hazard; Seatpost Can Crack and Break

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Trek-Recalls-Superfly-Bicycles/

 

Recall Summary

 

Name of Product: Trek 9.8 Superfly FS SL, X1 and XT bicycles

 

Hazard: The seatpost can crack and break, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

 

Remedy: Replace

 

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and contact an authorized Trek retailer for a free replacement seatpost plus a $20 coupon toward any Bontrager merchandise. The coupon can be used through December 31, 2015.

 

Consumer Contact: Trek at 800-373-4594 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.trekbikes.com and click on Safety & Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

 

Photos available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Trek-Recalls-Superfly-Bicycles/

 

Recall Details

 

Units: About 330

 

Description: This recall involves model year 2015 Trek 9.8 Superfly FS SL, X1 and XT bicycles equipped with Bontrager Approved Carbon seatposts.  Recalled bicycles have a serial number ending in J or K. The serial number is located on the bottom of the bicycle frame. Superfly FS, X1 or XT is printed on the bicycle’s top tube. Trek is printed on the frame downtube. “Bontrager Carbon” is printed on the seatpost. 

 

Incidents/Injuries: Trek has received two incidents report involving the recalled bicycles. No injuries have been reported.

Sold at: Bicycle stores nationwide from September 2014 through July 2015 for about $5,300 for the FS SL and about $3,500 for the X1 and XT bicycles.

 

Importer: Trek Bicycle Corporation, of Waterloo, Wis.

 

Manufactured in: Taiwan

 

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2. Recall Date: August 26, 2015

Recall Number: 15-225

 

CAMP USA Recalls Blade Runner Crampons Due to Fall Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/CAMP-USA-Recalls-Blade-Runner-Crampons/

 

Recall Summary

 

Name of Product: Cassin Blade Runner and Blade Runner Alpine Crampons

 

Hazard: The front part, where the points connect to the crampons, can break, posing a fall hazard. 

 

Remedy: Repair

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled crampons and contact the firm for instructions on receiving free replacement parts.

 

Consumer Contact: CAMP USA toll-free at 877-421-2267 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.camp-usa.com  and click on the Safety Notices link at the bottom of the page then click on Blade Runner Crampon for more information.

 

Photos available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/CAMP-USA-Recalls-Blade-Runner-Crampons/

 

Recall Details

 

Units: About 900 (in addition, 20 were sold in Canada)

 

Description: This recall involves all Cassin Blade Runner and Blade Runner Alpine crampons.  Crampons are used for ice climbing and attach to footwear allowing the front points of the crampon to cut into the snow or ice. The Blade Runner crampons have two ice front points and the Blade Runner Alpine crampons have two snow front points. “Sandvik Nanoflex” is printed on a rubber label attached to the gray nylon ankle strap. “Cassin” and “Blade Runner” are stamped on the orange traction plate on the foot of the crampon. The crampon frames are made of Chromoly and Nanoflex® steel.

 

Incidents/Injuries: CAMP USA has received three reports of these crampons breaking during use. No injuries have been reported. 

 

Sold at: Specialty outdoor retailers nationwide and online at backcountry.comcamp-usa.com and mountaingear.com from June 2013 to June 2015 for about $350.

 

Importer/Distributor: CAMP USA Inc., of Broomfield, Colo.

 

Manufactured in: Italy

 

Note: Health Canada’s press release is available at http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/54802r-eng.php

 

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3. Recall Date: August 26, 2015

     Recall Number: 15-226

 

CAMP USA Recalls Tour Nanotech Crampons Due to Fall Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/CAMP-USA-Recalls-Tour-Nanotech-Crampons/

 

Recall Summary

 

Name of Product: Tour Nanotech Automatic and Semi-Automatic Crampons

 

Hazard: The heel bail which connects the ankle strap to the crampon can detach from the crampon, posing a fall hazard.

 

Remedy: Replace

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact the firm for a free pair of replacement crampons.

 

Consumer Contact: CAMP USA toll-free at 877-421-2267 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at www.camp-usa.com  and click on the Safety Notices link at the bottom of the page then click on Camp Tour Nanotech Crampons for more information.

 

Photos available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/CAMP-USA-Recalls-Tour-Nanotech-Crampons/

 

Recall Details

 

Units: About 500 (in addition, 19 units sold in Canada)

 

Description: This recall affects all Tour Nanotech Automatic and Semi-Automatic crampons. Both crampons are made of steel plates that attach to boots for ice climbing. The Tour Nanotech Automatic has a red heel bail with a gray strap that fastens around the ankle. The Tour Nanotech Semi-Automatic has a red toe strap at the front of the crampon and a red heel bail at the back. A gray strap is connected to both heel bails and fastens around the boot. 

 

Incidents/Injuries: CAMP USA has received one report of the heel bail detaching during use. No injuries have been reported.

 

Sold at: Specialty outdoor retailers and online at backcountry.comcamp-usa.com and mountaingear.com from June 2013 to June 2015 for about $220.

 

Importer/Distributor: CAMP USA Inc., of Broomfield, Colo.

 

Manufactured in: Italy

 

Note: Health Canada’s press release is available at http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/54800r-eng.php

 

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4. Recall Date: August 26, 2015

    Recall Number: 15-227

 

Robert Bosch Tool Recalls Dremel Rotary Tool Due to Burn Hazard

http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Robert-Bosch-Tool-Recalls-Dremel-Rotary-Tool/

 

Recall Summary

 

Name of Product: Dremel® MICRO™ Model 8050 Rotary Tool

 

Hazard:  The tool’s circuit board can overheat and melt the tool’s enclosure.  If the tool is being held while overheating, it could present a risk of burn.  Additionally, some tools may lose their speed control changing to high speed in use, turn on by themselves, or may not turn off, posing a personal injury hazard.

 

Remedy:  Repair

 

Consumers should immediately contact Robert Bosch Tool for information on a free repair.

 

Consumer Contact: Robert Bosch Tool Corp. toll-free at 855-866-1291 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.dremel.com  and click on “Customer Service & Safety Information” for more information.

 

Photos available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Robert-Bosch-Tool-Recalls-Dremel-Rotary-Tool/

 

Recall Details

 

Units: About 93,000 (an additional 2750 sold in Canada)

 

Description: This recall involves the Dremel® MICRO™ Model 8050 Rotary Tool with date codes 407 through 505.  The model number and date codes are located on the name plate of the product, which is on the side opposite the Dremel logo.  Products are dark gray with a silver label and blue control buttons and have 8V lithium ion batteries.

 

Incidents/Injuries: Bosch Tool has received six reports from consumers of tools overheating. There are no reports of injuries. 

 

Sold at: Ace Hardware, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Menards and other home improvement, hardware and major retailers nationwide and online including www.acehardware.comwww.amazon.comwww.homedepot.comwww.lowes.com andwww.menards.com from July 2014 through May 2015 for about $90.

 

Importer/Distributor: Robert Bosch Tool Corp., of Mount Prospect, Ill.

 

Manufactured in: Mexico

 

Note: Health Canada’s press release is available at http://http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/54734r-eng.php.

 

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