Consumer electronic repair components. Competitive pricing- In stock deliveries.
Hard to find Electronic repair parts
 
Main Menu

. Home
. Contact US
. Advertising plans
. Downloads
. Encyclopedia
. FAQ, General Info.
. Group Message Forums

. Items Report (Avail.)
. Items Report (Bnyrd)
. Items Report (Wanted)

. Members List
. Recommend Us
. Search Corner
. Site Content
. Stories Archive
. Submit News
. Surveys
. Top 10
. Topics
. Web Links
. Your Central Ops.

 
Master Control
Your IP: 54.80.7.173

Welcome, Visitor
Nickname
Password

· New Login
· Lost Password
Membership:
Latest: ebeeson
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 1138

Online Status:
Visitors: 53
Members: 0

 
Subscription Renewal & New Membership.

Basic Premier

Advanced Corporate

Membership FAQ

Parts-Link: Pioneers in electronic parts resources.: Soldering Tools & supplies

Search on This Topic:   
[ Go to Home | Select a New Topic ]

 
Mfr-Bulletins: AMPROBE Amp Clamp meter recall
Soldering Tools & supplies
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 15, 2007
Release #07-130
Firms Recall Hotline: (800) 350-8661
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

Amprobe Recalls Clamp Meters Due to Shock Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. Name of product: Amprobe Digital Clamp Meters used for electrical testing Units: About 70,000 Manufacturer: Amprobe Test Tools, of Everett, Wash. Hazard: The meters can fail to give an appropriate voltage reading, resulting in the operator believing the electrical power is off, which can pose a risk of shock, electrocution, or thermal burn hazard. Incidents/Injuries: Amprobe is aware of one report of a clamp meter displaying an incorrect voltage reading. No injuries have been reported. Description: Only Amprobe brand digital clamp meter models ACD-10PRO, ACD-10 TRMS-PRO, ACD-14 and ACD-14TRMS, except those model numbers followed by _FX_ or _PLUS_ , are included in the recall. Amprobe logo and the model numbers are printed on the front of the units. These clamp meters measure 0 to 600 volts alternating current (VAC), and 0 to 600 volts direct current (VDC). In addition, they measure 0 to 400 amps alternating current. The tester body is red and grey and measures 7-1/2 inches in length by 2-1/2 inches in width by 1-1/4 inches thick. Sold at: Industrial distributors, electrical wholesalers and hardware stores nationwide from January 2002 through December 2006 for about $100. Manufactured in: Taiwan Remedy: Consumers should stop using these recalled clamp meters immediately and contact Amprobe for a free replacement clamp meter. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Amprobe at (800) 350-8661 between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or visit the firm�s Web site at www.amprobe.com/recall

Picture of Recalled Digital Clamp Meter



Posted by parts-link-research on Friday, March 16 @ 17:01:00 UTC (2560 reads)
(Read More... | Mfr-Bulletins | Score: 0)

 
Mfr-Bulletins: Weller Solder Iron Heating Element Recall
Soldering Tools & supplies Cooper Hand Tools Recall of Weller Heating Element used in Soldering Irons
NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 17, 2005
Release #06-031
Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 476-3030 Ext. 1
CPSC Consumer Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908


CPSC, Cooper Hand Tools Announce Recall of Weller® Heating Element used in Soldering Irons WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Weller® Brand Heating Element Units: About 890 Manufacturer: Cooper Hand Tools, of Apex, N.C. Hazard: The housing of the heating element can unexpectedly leak hot metal, posing a serious risk of a burn injury to the user. Incidents/Injuries: Cooper has received four reports of the housing of the heating element leaking hot metal. No injuries have been reported. Description: The heating elements were sold to be used in soldering irons. Only heating elements with the following model numbers and dates codes from May 2005 through August 2005 are included in this recall: 1140A, 1233S, 1235S, 1236S, 1237S, 1237SBK, 2AC08, 2AC09, 2AC10, 37UG, 37BK, 6A909, 6A910, SL325, SL325BK, SL335, SL345, 360, 361, 362, 363, 4033S, 4033SBK, 4035S, 4035SBK, 4037J, 4037S, 4037SBK, 4039S, 533S, 535S537S, 6A908. These soldering irons are used by stained glass hobbyists. Sold at: Art supply retail stores nationwide from May 2005 through August 2005 for between $10 and $40. Manufactured In: Mexico Remedy: Consumers should stop using these soldering irons immediately and return the heating element to the store where purchased for a free replacement or refund. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Cooper Hand Tools at (800) 476-3030 Ext. 1 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s Web site at www.cooperhandtools.com/recall-->www.cooperhandtools.com/recall




Posted by parts-link-research on Thursday, November 17 @ 21:45:57 UTC (2147 reads)
(Read More... | Mfr-Bulletins | Score: 0)


All logos and trademarks shown on this site are the property of their respective owner. The comments posted to the site are property of their posters, all the rest 2004 by Parts-Link.com
Use of this website by unqualified service entities or non OEM affiliated users is prohibited.

Page Generation: 0.16 Seconds