- |Product Recalls
Rapala® Rechargeable Fillet Knife
Product: Rapala is voluntarily recalling some Rapala rechargeable fillet knives. The batteries in certain older versions of Rapala rechargeable fillet knives may overheat or catch fire if charged with a charger other than the Rapala charger sold with the knives.
Brand: Rapala® Style: RRFN Style Description: Rapala® Rechargeable Fillet Knife
Hazard: The battery can overheat and catch fire if non-Rapala chargers are used to charge the battery.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled rechargeable fillet knife, remove the battery and look for a white ETL label on the battery. If the battery does not have a white ETL label, consumers should contact Rapala for a free replacement battery and for pre-paid return of the old battery to Rapala for proper disposal.
Additional Product Detail: To determine if your rechargeable fillet knife is affected, remove the battery from the knife. If the battery does not have an ETL label as shown below, the battery will be replaced.
Contact: Contact Rapala at 800-874-4451, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or online at rapala.com and click the recall button for more information.
Smith & Wesson Shield EZ Pistols Recall
Product: Smith & Wesson has issued a voluntary recall of some M&P Shield EZ Pistols due to a manufacturing defect of the hammer. This defect could potentially result in multiple discharges without depressing the trigger.
Brand: Smith & Wesson Style: 11663 Style Description: M&P380 SHIELD M2.0 EZ TS 8RD
Brand: Smith & Wesson Style: 180023 Style Description: M&P380 SHIELD 2.0 EZ NTS 8RD
Brand: Smith & Wesson Style: 12436S Style Description: SW M&P SHIELD 9EZ 8RD
Brand: Smith & Wesson Style: 12437S Style Description: M&P SHIELD 9EZ NTS 8RD
Additional Product Detail: ONLY M&P Shield EZ pistols manufactured between March 1 and October 31, 2020 and only certain serial numbers are affected. Visit https://www.mpshieldezrecall.com/ to determine if your firearm is affected.
Hazard: Any unintended discharge of a firearm has the potential to cause injury.
Remedy: If you own an affected firearm, stop use immediately. Smith & Wesson will arrange for the return of your firearm for inspection. After inspection, if the hammer from your firearm is affected, it will be replaced at no cost. All shipping and replacement costs will be covered by Smith & Wesson.
For More Information:
Visit https://www.mpshieldezrecall.com/ or call Smith & Wesson's Recall Hotline at 888-871-7114.
Sinter Fire Ammunition Recall
Product: Only units from Lot #5997-1 and 5997-2 are affected. The lot number is printed on the inside end of the box.
Style Description: SF NXG 9MM 100GR LFB BRSS50RD
Hazard: Use of this ammunition may result in personal injury or firearm damage.
Contact: Visit https://sinterfire.com/support/safety-notice or call/email SinterFire.
Remedy: If you own product from this lot number, stop use immediately and email email@example.com or call (814)245-2187. SinterFire will make all arrangements associated with the return and replacement of the product.
Field and Stream Kayak Cradle
Name of Product: Style: PAD00116, NHTSA Campaign Number-20E073000
Hazard: Kayak could potentially fall from the Kayak Cradle, posing a crash hazard.
Consumer Contact: Owners may contact DICK'S or Field and Steam’s customer service at 1-877-846-9997 for go to www.dickssportinggoods.com/s/recalls or contact Sportsman's Warehouse at 1-800-286-3076.
Remedy: DICK’S Sporting Goods, in conjunction with National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), is voluntarily recalling certain Field & Stream Kayak Cradles. Kayaks may fall from the kayak cradle while the vehicle is in motion. Customers should return the affected Kayak Cradle to DICK’S or Field & Stream for a full refund with a receipt or store credit without a receipt. Purchasers of the Kayak Cradle from Sportsman's Warehouse should return the product to any Sportsman's Warehouse store for a full refund with receipt or store credit without receipt.
Field & Stream Safety Ropes
Name of Product: Field & Stream LifeLine, Linesman and Safety Ropes with black and red labels with the style number HEH01299, HEH01882Z, or HEH01530 in the bottom corner sold between June 2017 and March 2020.
Hazard: The ropes can fail when used in freezing conditions, posing a fall hazard.
Consumer Contact: For more information: 1-877-846-9997 8:00 am to 9:30 ET Mon - Fri
Remedy: Stop using the safety rope immediately and contact DICK’S for a refund with receipt or store credit without receipt
AEGIS ELITE CUSTOM OI 45ACP
Name of Product: Kimber has issued a voluntary recall of some Aegis (Factory Installed Optics & Optics Ready) Handguns due to a quality issue that could allow the optics assembly to become separated from the handgun when it is fired, presenting a risk of serious personal injury to the user.
Hazard: The optics assembly could become separated from the handgun when it is fired, presenting a risk of serious personal injury to the user
Consumer Contact: Contact Kimber at 888-243-4522 (Monday-Friday 9AM - 6PM EST) and indicate you are calling about the “Aegis Recall;” or email at AegisKHXRecall@kimberamerica.com
Description: Brand: Kimber, Style: 3000352Z, Description: AEGIS ELITE CUSTOM OI 45ACP
Additional Product Detail: Only certain serial numbers are affected, see the Kimber website for further information
Remedy: Stop using the firearm immediately and contact Kimber for repair
Pelican Recall Notice
Name of Product: STYLE: HYDRYVE, Description: THE CATCH HYDRYVE 13, The affected products’ serial number (HIN) consists of 12 numbers and starts with the letters ZEP and ends with either K819, L819, A919, B919, C919, or D919.
Hazard: Pelican, in conjunction with the US Coast Guard, has issued a voluntary recall of some kayaks due to potential hull leaks which affect the kayak’s buoyancy. This kayak may have a potential weakness in the rudder assembly. Some rivets used in the assembly of the rudder may fail and lead to hull leaks which may affect the kayak’s buoyancy.
Consumer Contact: Contact Pelican via toll-free at 1-888-669-6960, extension 24 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Remedy: Cease use of kayak immediately and follow the instructions set out at www.pelicansport.com/recall to obtain additional information and a free repair kit.
Field & Stream Timberline Hang On Tree Stands
Name of Product: DICK’S, in conjunction with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, has issued a voluntary recall of some tree stands as the weld on the seats can break.
Hazard: The weld on the seats can break and cause the seat to fall from the tree, posing a fall hazard.
Consumer Contact: Contact DICK’S Sporting Goods toll-free at 877-846-9997 from 8 a.m. to midnight ET Monday through Friday or online at www.dickssportinggoods.com and click on “Recalls” on the bottom of the page for more information.
Description: Brand: Field & Stream, Style: HEH01566, Description: F&S Timberline Hang On
Additional Product Detail: The tree stands are brown metal with a black canvas seat. The letters “HEH01566” followed by “FS080117” or “FS090117” are printed on the arm of the tree stand between the seat and the safety platform. “Field & Stream” is printed on the bottom of the canvas seat.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled tree stands and return them to the nearest DICK’s Sporting Goods or Field & Stream store for a full refund or store credit. Consumers with a receipt will receive a full refund and consumers without a receipt will receive a store credit.
Sentinel 64 Gun Safe with Electronic Lock
Name of Product: Alpha Guardian issues a voluntary recall of Stack-On Sentinel Gun Safe due to potential lock failure.
Hazard: A bolt malfunction can cause the safe to open without the use of a key or combination, allowing access to any firearms stored inside, posing an injury hazard.
Consumer Contact: Contact Alpha Guardian toll-free at 833-255-9827 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or email at DCSG@AlphaGuardian.com and online at http://www.alphaguardian.com
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the safe and contact Alpha Guardian for instructions on receiving a free replacement safe or a full refund.
WINCHESTER AMMUNITION, 38 Special 130 Grain Full Metal Jacket centerfire ammunition
Name of Product: Winchester has issued a voluntary recall of 38 Special 130 Grain Full Metal Jacket centerfire ammunition due to potentially containing the incorrect powder charges.
Hazard: Ammunition with excessive powder charges may cause firearm damage, rendering it inoperable, and subjecting the shooter and bystanders to a risk of serious personal injury or death.
Consumer Contact: Contact Winchester’s hotline at 1‐844‐653‐8358 or through their product support link winchester.com/support/customers/USA38SPVP-Recall
Remedy: Immediately discontinue use and contact Winchester toll-free at 844-653-8358 for free UPS pick-up of the recalled ammunition
Kel-Tec has issued a voluntary recall for a limited number of SUB‐2000 rifles due to the possibility of the barrel rupturing
Name of Product: Kel-Tec SUB-2000 Rifles with specific serial numbers Style Description: KELTECSUB2K9GLK17BBLK Style:4734-0051
Hazard: Barrel potentially rupturing when fired
Consumer Contact: Visit https://recalls.keltecweapons.com to verify if your firearm is affected.
Remedy: If your firearm's serial number is indicated to be within the scope of this recall STOP USING THE FIREARM IMMEDIATELY and contact Kel-Tec for repair.
Smith & Wesson has issued a voluntary recall of the S&W M&P380 Shield EZ (DSG Style: 11663).
Name of Product: Smith & Wesson M&P 380 Shield EZ (DSG Style: 11663)
Hazard: Safety potentially engaging while firing
Consumer Contact: Call Smith & Wesson at 1-800-331-0852 or email us at MP380EZAdvisory@Smith-Wesson.com. A FedEx return label and shipping instructions to facilitate the return of your M&P 380 Shield EZ pistol will be mailed to you promptly.
Remedy: The function of the M&P 380 Shield EZ Manual Thumb Safety pistol can be influenced by the type and quality of ammunition used with the pistol. In the case of the M&P 380 Shield EZ Manual Thumb Safety, in very rare circumstances, ammunition that produces a high level of felt recoil can cause the manual safety to move from the fire to the "safety on" position during firing. Should this occur, you will not be able to fire the next round unless and until the manual safety is reset to the fire position.
Ravin has issued a voluntary recall of WHITE arrow nocks. If the nock is not fully engaged with the bowstring, the crossbow can fail to discharge when the trigger is pulled and can result in the bow discharging while re-nocking of the arrow.
Name of Product: Ravin White Arrow Nocks
Hazard: Accidental discharge poses an injury hazard to users
Consumer Contact: Contact Ravin Crossbows toll-free at 888-298-6335 from 9am to 5pm CT, email at email@example.com or online at www.ravincrossbows.com and click on Safety and Instructions for more information.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled arrow nocks and contact Ravin® Crossbows for free replacement nocks.
Kidde Recalls Fire Extinguishers with Plastic Handles Due to Failure to Discharge and Nozzle Detachment
Name of Product: Kidde Fire Extinguisher
Hazard: The fire extinguishers can become clogged or require excessive force to discharge and can fail to activate during a fire emergency. In addition, the nozzle can detach with enough fource to pose an impact hazard.
Consumer Contact: Contact Kidd toll-free at 855-271-0773 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET Saturday and Sunday, or online at www.kidde.com and click on "Product Safety Recall" for more information.
Description: KIDDE MARINER 5BC WGAUGE, Style 466635Z
Remedy: Consumbers should immediately contact Kidde to request a free replacement fire extinguisher and for instructions on returning the recalled unit, as it may not work properly in a fire emergency.
SIG 516 Carbon 5.56 16IN Romeo
Name of Product: SIG 516 CARBON 5.56 16IN ROMEO
Hazard: Potential trigger malfunction
Consumer Contact: Call SIG SAUER Customer Service at (603) 610-3000
Description: SIG SAUER, Inc. has determined that a limited number of rifles in the SIG516® Carbon Fiber model are subject to a Safety Warning and Recall Notice. Some models were built with a two-stage SIG SAUER trigger that may have an improperly heat-treated hammer. Over time, this could result in a trigger malfunction creating a significant safety hazard. SIG SAUER is issuing a mandatory recall to replace the hammer and trigger assembly in these specific rifles.
Remedy: SIG SAUER will correct any of the affected firearms at no cost to the customer.
Clif Bar & Company Recalls CLIF BUILDER'S Bar Cocolate Mint Flavor
Name of Product: CLIF® BUILDER'S® Bar Chocolate Mint flavor
Hazard: People with an allergy to peanuts and specific tree nuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction.
Consumer Contact: Clif Bar & Company at 866-526-1970 or visit: http://www.clifbar.com/text/june-2017-recall
Description: Clif Bar & Company is initiating a voluntary recall of CLIF® BUILDER'S® Bar Chocolate Mint flavor due to the possible presence of undeclared peanuts and some tree nuts.
Remedy: Consumers who have a nut allergy should discard this product or return to the place of purchase.
Ruger Mark IV Pistols
Name of Product: Styles 40118S- RUGER MARK IV HUNTER, 40101S- RUGER MARK IV TARGET BLUED & 40103S- RUGER MARK IV TARGET SS
Hazard: Potential to discharge unintentionally if the safety is not utilized correctly.
Consumer Contact: Recall Call Center at 1-800-784-3701
Description: Ruger recently discovered that all Mark IV™ pistols (including 22/45™ models) manufactured prior to June 1, 2017 have the potential to discharge unintentionally if the safety is not utilized correctly.
Remedy: Ruger will retrofit all potentially affected pistols with an updated safety mechanism.
Name of Product: Daniel Defense firearms containing a single-stage Fire Control Group, manufactured between April 1, 2016 and March 3, 2017
Hazard: Potential for double fire with a single pull of the trigger.
Consumer Contact: Daniel Defense at (866) 554-GUNS
Description: Daniel Defense firearms containing a single-stage Fire Control Group, manufactured between April 1, 2016 and March 3, 2017, MAY fall within scope. Confirm if your firearm is affected at https://www.danieldefense.com/safety by entering the serial number.
Remedy: If your firearm’s serial number is indicated to be within the scope of this safety notification STOP USING THE FIREARM IMMEDIATELY and follow the Corrective Action Process found at https://www.danieldefense.com/safety.
Barnes 300 Weatherby Ammunition
Name of Product: Style 22013Y, 300 Weatherby 180 grain TTSX VOR-TX ammunition
Hazard: Firing a rifle with the incorrect caliber of ammunition may result in damage to the firearm, serious personal injury, or death.
Consumer Contact: Barnes Consumer Service Department at 435-856-1115
Description: Barnes Bullets, LLC determined that certain lots of its Barnes Bullets, LLC 300 Weatherby 180 grain TTSX VOR-TX ammunition may contain cartridges of a different caliber.
Remedy: Immediately discontinue use and contact Barnes to arrange the return of the recalled ammunition.
Walther Arms CCP Pistols
Name of Product: Style 5080301 (CCP 9MM 3.54 STAINLESS 8RD), Style 5080300 (CCP 9MM 3.54 BLACK 8RD)
Hazard: Pistol could potentially discharge if dropped
Consumer Contact: Contact 1-866-503-3389 (M-F/ 8AM – 5PM CST) or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Description: Walther Arms has identified a potential condition in Walther CCP pistols that could potentially cause it to discharge if dropped whether the manual safety is engaged (on) or disengaged (off).
Remedy: Do not load or fire your pistol and contact Walther Arms immediately to arrange to have your pistol upgraded
capCAP product by humangear, inc.
Name of Product: Style: HG0505DSG, UPC: 091037722461
Hazard: Material may fail when used with hot liquids.
Consumer Contact: Email email@example.com
Description: humangear, inc. has issued a voluntary recall of its capCAP product due to a potential safety hazard. There is a risk the material will fail when used with hot liquids.
Remedy: Customers should stop using the caps and contact humangear. firstname.lastname@example.org
SIG SAUER - MCX Mandatory Carriage Assembly Replacement Program
Name of Product: All MCX's
Hazard: not reported in the field and extremely difficult to replicate, a condition may exist causing an unintended discharge.
Consumer Contact: For Customer Service - 603-610-3000: Option 1
Description: SIG SAUER is conducting a mandatory replacement of the carriage assembly in SIG MCX rifles. SIG has found through extensive factory testing that in extremely rare instances, not reported in the field and extremely difficult to replicate, a condition may exist causing an unintended discharge. Failure to follow the loading procedures and basic rules of safe firearms handling outlined in the user's manual has the potential to cause serious bodily harm or death. Although this has only been witnessed in 300 blackout, SIG has decided to upgrade all MCX models since the MCX is a modular platform and we want to ensure the quality and reliability of all products we manufacture.
Remedy: Stop use of firearm immediately and visit the SIG SAUER website listed as soon as possible to register your firearm. https://www.sigsauer.com/press-releases/mcx-mandatory-carriage-assembly-replacement-program/
Lenny & Larry's, Inc. issued a recall of the Chocolate Chip Complete Cookie.
Name of Product: 4 oz. Complete Cookie, Chocolate Chip
Hazard: Possible presence of undeclared milk in the dark chocolate chips
Consumer Contact: Contact Lenny & Larry's at 888-943-4212, Monday thru Friday, 9AM-5PM EST.
Description: Best by Dates: 7/1/17 to 11/30/17, UPC Code: 787692-834617
Remedy: Consumers who have a dairy allergy should consider discarding these products or return to the place of purchase
Barnett issued a voluntary recall for multiple crossbows due to overly sensitive nock sensors.
Name of Product: Archery Crossbows by Barnett/Browning
Hazard: The sensor that senses whether an arrow is properly loaded can malfunction, which can cause the crossbow to fire unexpectedly.
Consumer Contact: Call Barnett Outdoors at 800-237-4507 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET
Description: Barnett Ghost 415 Monochrome (Model 78044), Barnett Ghost 415 Mossy Oak (Model 78059), Browning 162 (Model 80004), Browning 161 (Model 80005), Razr Ice (Model 78212Z), Razr (Model 78210)
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled crossbows and contact the firm for a free replacement trigger.
Thompson/Center is recalling its Compass rifles
Name of Product: T/C Compass Rifles
Hazard: There may be some instances where a chambered round may fire if the firearm is dropped with the safety in the fire position
Consumer Contact: Thompson/Center at (855) 512-5935
Description: This recall applies to all Compass rifles manufactured by Thompson/ Center prior to September 16, 2016, Style Numbers: 10058Y, 10075Y, 10077Y, 10074Z
Remedy: STOP USING YOUR RIFLE. Contact Thompson/Center to facilitate the inspection and repair (if necessary) of your rifle
BYA Sports Recalls Hammocks Due to Fall Hazard
Name of Product: Bring Your Adventure (BYA) Sports hammocks
Hazard: A weld on the ring of the hammocks can fail, allowing the hammock to pull free and fall while in use, posing a fall hazard to the user.
Consumer Contact: BYA Sports collect at 303-443-0163 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday or online at http://www.byasports.com/hammock-safety-recall.html for more information.
Description: This recall involves BYA Sports Double Hammocks sold in blue or orange. The nylon hammocks measure about 12 feet by 6.5 feet with an attached nylon stuff sack and metal ring on the ends. The BYA logo is printed on the front of the stuff sack. Hammocks with the following UPC bar codes printed on the back of the merchandising card attached to the hammock are included in the recall: 7456112010186 (orange) and 7456112010193 (blue). The BYA logo and "DOUBLE HAMMOCK" is printed on the front of the merchandising card
Manufactured in: China
Manufacturer: BYA Sports, of Louisville, Colo.
Units: About 760
Sold At:Gander Mountain stores nationwide and online at amazon.com, dicksportinggoods.com, promotive.com and target.com from January 2015 through March 2016 for between $60 and $75.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received two reports of ring failure, including one report of bruising from a fall.
For More Information: http://www.BYAsports.com
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled hammocks and contact BYA Sports for a free replacement hammock.
Name of Product: COMBOS Pizzeria Pretzel, Cheddar Cheese Pretzel, Buffalo Blue Cheese, and Cheddar Cheese Cracker
Hazard: Possibility of peanut residue.
Consumer Contact: Contact: 1-800-556-7881
Description: Mars Chocolate North America is initiating a voluntary recall of certain varieties of COMBOS due to the possibility of peanut residue.
Incidents/Injuries: None Reported
For More Information: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm506828.htm
Remedy: Consumers with severe peanut allergies should avoid the recalled products because of peanut residue in the flour used to make the products
F&S Trading Cajun Hot Mix 8 oz. Recall Notice
Name of Product: F&S Trading Cajun Hot Mix 8 oz. Best by date range of 7/13/2016 through 5/16/2017, Style: 2268X
Hazard: Possibility of product contamination with Listeria
Consumer Contact: 618-945-2411, or 800-663-1857, or email - email@example.com
Description: Rucker's Wholesale is initiating a voluntary recall of Cajun Hot Mix because it may be contaminated with Listeria.
Incidents/Injuries: None Reported
For More Information: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm505848.htm
Remedy: DO NOT CONSUME this product, consumers whom wish to receive a refund for unused portions may contact Rucker's
CLIF BAR Sierra Trail Mix Recall Notice
Name of Product: CLIF BAR Sierra Trail Mix energy bar (All pack configurations with coded date ranges starting 05JUN16 through 24MAR17, Style: CCC56105)
Hazard: Possibility of product contamination with Listeria
Consumer Contact: Clif Bar Consumer Services 1-888-851-8456
Description: Clif Bar & Company is initiating a voluntary recall of CLIF BAR Sierra Trail Mix energy bars after an ingredient supplier was found to have distributed sunflower kernels that may be contaminated with Listeria.
Incidents/Injuries: None Reported
For More Information: http://notice.clifbar.com
Remedy: Consumers who have purchased the above product are urged to dispose of it.
Black Diamond Carabiner/Quickdraw Safety Recall Notice
Name of Product: carabiners/quickdraws with manufacturing codes between 4350 and 6018.
Hazard: Black Diamond Equipment, Ltd., in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), voluntarily issued a recall, subject to user inspection, of carabiners/quickdraws because of the possibility of defects in the gate that could cause the carabiner to fail or function incorrectly.
Consumer Contact: The company has established a dedicated website (http://warranty.bdel.com/CarabinerRecall/Landing) and hotline (800-775-5552). firstname.lastname@example.org
This recall concerns carabiners/quickdraws with manufacturing codes between 4350 and 6018. The complete list of carabiners, quickdraws and harness, belay and rock protection packages concerned by the recall is below.
In some carabiners, the gate rivets (in solid gate carabiners) and wire ends (in wiregate carabiners) attaching the gate to the carabiner body may not be properly manufactured, potentially resulting in the gate becoming detached.
Additionally, in some screwgate carabiners, the locking sleeve may not have been correctly assembled, resulting in a locking carabiner that does not lock properly.
No accidents have been reported; however, in the interest of customer safety, Black Diamond has decided to voluntarily issue a recall, subject to user inspection.
If you own carabiners/quickdraws that fall within the scope of this recall:
- Stop use immediately
- Contact Black Diamond (see contact information below)
- We can inspect your carabiners for you
- You may also inspect them yourself by following the procedures below. If they fail inspection, contact Black Diamond and we will replace your carabiners free of charge.
To learn more about this recall, visit warranty.bdel.com/CarabinerRecall/Landing
Incidents/Injuries: No accidents have been reported; however, in the interest of customer safety, Black Diamond has decided to voluntarily issue a recall, subject to user inspection.
For More Information: http://warranty.bdel.com/CarabinerRecall/Landing
Remedy: If you own carabiners/quickdraws that fall within the scope of this recall: Stop use immediately, Contact Black Diamond (see contact information below). We can inspect your carabiners for you. You may also inspect them yourself by following the procedures below. If they fail inspection, contact Black Diamond and we will replace your carabiners free of charge.
Savage Arms Issues Recall Notice on B.MAG Rifle Bolts (17 WSM)
Name of Product: B.MAG Rifle Bolts (17 WSM)
Hazard: Savage Arms, has issued a recall notice on B.MAG rifle bolts (17 WSM) after discovering that the bolt on some B.MAG rifles may inadvertently catch the safety button and slide it forward into the "fire" position. Savage has received no reports of accidents due to this condition and has identified a simple bolt handle and cap retrofit, which is available free of charge.
Consumer Contact: The company has established a dedicated website (http://www.savagearms.com/recall/bmagbolt/) and hotline (844-784-3301, Monday through Friday 8 am to 10 pm EDT) for consumers to identify the affected firearm using an online look-up tool, file a claim and receive a free retrofit kit. The kit includes simple, step-by-step instructions to replace the bolt handle and cap.
Description: Only B.MAG rifles purchased before September 2015 are included in this recall. No other Savage firearms are affected by this condition.No other Savage firearms are affected by this condition.
Savage Arms is the leader in accuracy, quality and value, and the company stands behind its products. Please follow the 10 rules of firearm safety at all times:
- Always keep the muzzle pointed in a safe direction
- Firearms should be unloaded when not actually in use
- Don't rely on your gun's "Safety"
- Be sure of your target and what's beyond it
- Use correct ammunition
- If your gun fails to fire when the trigger is pulled, handle with care!
- Always wear eye and ear protection when shooting
- Be sure the barrel is clear of obstructions before shooting
- Don't alter or modify your gun, and have guns serviced regularly
- Learn the mechanical and handling characteristics of the firearm you are using
To learn more about Savage Arms, visit www.savagearms.com.Incidents/Injuries:
Savage has received no reports of accidents due to this condition and has identified a simple bolt handle and cap retrofit, which is available free of charge.
For More Information: http://www.savagearms.com/recall/bmagbolt/
Remedy: To avoid possible unintentional discharge or injury, Savage Arms has asked that consumers not use their B.MAG rifle until the bolt has been retrofitted.
Barnett Outdoors Recalls Slingshots
Name of Product: Sports and hunting slingshots
Hazard: The slingshot's wrist strap can slip off the wrist brace when the slingshot's pouch is pulled back which can result in the body of the slingshot snapping back and striking the user.
Consumer Contact: Barnett Outdoors at (800) 237-4507, extension 2, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.barnettslingshots.com and click on BLACK WIDOW RECALL for more information.
Description: This recall involves Barnett Outdoors Black Widow slingshots. The recalled slingshot is about 6 inches tall. It has a black plastic handgrip with red linear rubber studs on the palm side, a silver metal fork and silver metal folding wrist brace. The folding wrist brace has a black, soft plastic wrist strap. The wrist strap on recalled slingshots does not have an X where the ends of the wrist strap slide onto the wrist brace. The slingshot was sold with translucent beige tubular rubber bands with a gray suede pouch attached.
Importer: Barnett Outdoors LLC, of Tarpon Springs, Fla.
Manufactured in: Hong Kong
Distributor: Barnett Outdoors LLC, of Tarpon Springs, Fla.
Units: About 88,000 (in addition, 16,000 were sold in Canada)
Incidents/Injuries: None Reported
For More Information: http://www.barnettslingshots.com
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled slingshots and contact Barnett to receive a free replacement wrist strap.
TenPoint Crossbow Technologies Recalls to Repair Crossbows Due to Injury Hazard
Name of Product: TenPoint and Wicked Ridge crossbows
Hazard: After the safety has been re-engaged, the crossbows can fire under certain circumstances if a consumer pulls the trigger, posing an injury hazard.
Consumer Contact: TenPoint Crossbow Technologies at (800) 548-6837 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at email@example.com, or online at www.tenpointcrossbows.com/ and www.wickedridgecrossbows.com and click on "Recall to Repair - Self Test" for more information.
Description: This recall involves nine models of two brands of crossbows that can be identified by their serial numbers, which are located on the left side of the barrel of the crossbow below the trigger box. The TenPoint or Wicked Ridge brand name is printed on both sides of the crossbow barrel on all models except the GT Flex. The model name appears on both sides of the stock on all models. The GT Flex crossbows are black. The other affected models are camouflage patterns. One TenPoint Titan Extreme model crossbow and one Wicked Ridge Warrior HL model crossbow were specially produced in black, rather than the camouflage pattern that is standard for those models. The crossbows were manufactured from 2011 to 2014.
TenPoint Shadow Ultra-Lite:
Model numbers C14018-7521 and C14018-7522
TenPoint Turbo XLT II:
Model Numbers C12020-4920, C12020-4521, and C12020-4522
TenPoint Titan Extreme:
Model Numbers C12047-6520, C12047-6521, C12047-6522, C13047-1912, and C13047-5312
TenPoint Maverick HP:
Model Numbers C11055-3000, C11055-3521, C11055-3522, C11055-6000, C11055-6520, C11055-6521, and C11055-6522
TenPoint GT Flex:
Model Numbers C08066-3000, C08066-3420, C08066-3421, C08066-3422, C08066-3430, C08066-3431, C08066-3432, C14066-1000, C14066-1330, C14066-1331, and C14066-1332
TenPoint Phantom CLS-S:
Model numbers C10003-4211, C10003-4212, C10003-4221, and C10003-4222
Wicked Ridge Raider CLS:
Model numbers WR1221.6230, WR1221.6326, and WR1221.6336
Wicked Ridge Invader HP:
Model numbers WR1205.6336, WR1205.6436, and WR1205.6446
Wicked Ridge Warrior HL:
Model numbers WR1215.6330, WR1215.6430, WR1215.6440, and WR1415.1436
Sold at: Bass Pro Shops, Cabela's, Dick's Sporting Goods, Dunham's Sports, Gander Mountain, MC Sports, other hunting and sporting goods stores nationwide; direct sales from TenPoint; and online at Amazon.com, Basspro.com, Cabelas,com, dickssportinggoods.com and other internet retailers from January 2011 to May 2015 for between $400 and $1,800.
Manufactured in: United States
Manufacturer: Hunter's Manufacturing Company Inc., dba TenPoint CrossBow Technologies of Mogadore, Ohio
Units: About 127,000
Incidents/Injuries: TenPoint has received 19 reports that arrows released from the crossbows when the consumer pulled the trigger under certain circumstances after the safety mechanism was re-engaged. There have been no reported injuries.
For More Information: http://www.wickedridgecrossbows.com/
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled crossbows. Contact TenPoint for detailed instructions on how to inspect any TenPoint or Wicked Ridge crossbow and instructions on how to receive a free repair, if the crossbow poses an unexpected firing hazard.
WEATHERBY© 28 GA. SA-08 SEMI-AUTOMATIC SHOTGUN
Name of Product: WEATHERBY® 28 GA. SA-08 SEMI-AUTOMATIC SHOTGUN
Hazard: accidental discharge
Consumer Contact: 1-800-227-2018, extension 6, or 1-805-227-2600 or www.weatherby.com/28
Description: The affected shotguns bear serial numbers on the receiver within the following series AN00001-AN02802 (inclusive). The safety recall is based on reported incidents of accidental discharge upon bolt closure and chambering of a live shot shell. A corrective safety upgrade has been identified, which will be fully implemented upon completion of testing to achieve assurance that the safety upgrade prevents occurrences of accidental discharge as reported.
Incidents/Injuries: None Reported
For More Information: http://www.weatherby.com/28
Remedy: A corrective safety upgrade has been identified, which will be fully implemented upon completion of testing to achieve assurance that the safety upgrade prevents occurrences of accidental discharge as reported.
Ameristep Hyde Cliff Hanger and Sky Walker Tree Stands
Name of Product: Ameristep Hyde Cliff Hanger and Sky Walker Tree Stands
Hazard: The cast aluminum platform can break, causing the user to fall to the ground and suffer serious injuries.
Consumer Contact: Primal Vantage toll-free at (866) 972-6168 between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or at www.primalvantage.com and click on "For Hyde Recall Click Here" on the homepage or go to the Customer Service tab for more information.
Description: This recall involves two 2014 models of hang-on tree stands used by hunters. They include the Ameristep Hyde Cliff Hanger with model number 2RX1H008C and date code JH-2014-3-6 and the Ameristep Hyde Sky Walker with model number 2RX1H009C and date code JH-2014-3-6. The date code is stamped on the back of the tree stand's aluminum seat frame. The model number is printed on the packaging and in the instruction manual. "Hyde" is printed in red on the vertical aluminum bar between the seat and the foot platform.
Manufactured in: China
Manufacturer: Primal Vantage Co., of Bernardsville, N.J
Distributor: Bass Pro Shops and other sporting goods stores nationwide from July 2014 through November 2014 for between $220 and $250.
Incidents/Injuries: Primal Vantage has received six reports of the tree stand's aluminum platform breaking. No injuries have been reported.
For More Information: http://www.primalvantage.com
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Primal Vantage for a full refund.