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RECALLS #1: Mirka Recalls Compact Electric Random Orbital Sanders Due to Fire Hazard

I don’t have to worry about this recall . . . I can’t afford a Mirka! Recall Date: June 4, 2014 Recall Number: 14-199 Mirka Recalls Compact Electric Random Orbital Sanders Due to Fire Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumers should stop using...

RECALLS #5: Mirka Extends Recall of Compact Electric Random Orbital Sanders Due to Fire Hazard

Recall Date: January 27, 2015 Recall Number: 15-064 Mirka Extends Recall of Compact Electric Random Orbital Sanders Due to Fire Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Random orbital sanders Hazard: The sander can short circuit, posing a...

RECALLS #12: Direct Distributors Recalls Angle Grinders Due to Risk of Laceration

Recall Date: June 14, 2016 Recall Number: 16-196 Direct Distributors Recalls Angle Grinders Due to Risk of Laceration http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Direct-Distributors-Recalls-Angle-Grinders/ Recall Summary Name of Product: 4-inch...

RECALLS #18: Harbor Freight Recalls Rechargeable Flashlights

Harbor Freight Tools Recalls 12V Rechargeable Flashlights Due to Overheating and Burn Hazards Recall Date: February 27, 2019 Recall Number: 19-073 Recall Summary Name of product: 80 Lumen 12V Rechargeable Flashlights Hazard: The...

RECALLS #15: Penn State Industries Recalls Woodworking Jaw Chuck Systems

Penn State Industries Recalls Woodworking Jaw Chuck Systems Due to Laceration Hazard: Recall Date: December 11, 2018 Recall Number: 19-045 Recall Summary Name of Product: Quick change jaw chuck systems Hazard: The jaws can loosen from...

RECALLS #14: Black & Decker Recalls Hammer Drills Due to Injury Hazard

Black & Decker Recalls Hammer Drills Due to Injury Hazard: Recall Date: November 1, 2018 Recall Number: 19-027 Recall Summary Name of Product: Black & Decker, Bostitch and Porter-Cable Hammer Drills and Drill Drivers Hazard: The...

RECALLS #13: RIDGID Wet/Dry Vacuums recalled due to Shock Hazard

I haven’t seen a woodworking recall for some time, but some of you might have this shop vac. Emerson Tool Company Recalls RIDGID Wet/Dry Vacuums Due to Shock Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot Recall Date: September 11, 2018 Recall...

RECALLS #2: Cabinet door/drawer bubble glass knobs recalled

Anyone who has used glass knobs on cabinets and furniture might be interested in this recall. Recall Date: June 11, 2014 Recall Number: 14-204 Bubble Knobs Recalled by Cost Plus Due to Laceration Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Cost Plus World...

RECALLS #6: Dremel Rotary Tool recalled Due to Burn Hazard

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®...

RECALLS #17: Harbor Freight Propane Torch recall

Harbor Freight Tools Recalls Propane Torches Due to Burn Hazard Recall Date: February 27, 2019 Recall Number: 19-074 Recall Summary Name of Product: Greenwood propane torches Hazard: The trigger on the torches that engages the flame can...