Crain Cutter Co. Inc.—Crain Carpet Seaming Irons, Model Nos. 890VAU 900VAU, 905VAU, 920VAU

PRA number

2011/12543

Published date

Product description

Carpet seaming irons used to melt thermoplastic adhesives on carpet installation tapes.
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Identifying features
Model Nos. 890VAU, 900VAU, 905VAU & 920VAU

Other identifying numbers

Model Nos. 890VAU, 900VAU, 905VAU & 920VAU

What are the defects?

The cord of these irons could wear prematurely, causing a short circuit within the cord.

What are the hazards?

There could be a short circuit within the cord during use, causing electrocution and/or a burn hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the irons and return them to the Crain distributor where they were purchased for a full refund.

Traders who sold this product

Crain floorcovering installation accessories distributors

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.