Standard Communications Pty Ltd—Batteries supplied with TX6100 radio

PRA number

2008/10069

Published date

Product description

Lithium ion batteries supplied with TX6100 radio sold between April 2008 and June 2008. The model number of the battery is TBP-1167LBA. It is rated at 7.4 volts 1700 maH. The battery was only supplied with the TX6100 5 watt UHF radio and is clearly labelled with the brand GME Electrophone.
Note: This recall has been modified. It was earlier entered as a recall of the radio(sold into both the commercial and recreational UHF radio market) because it was thought that there were insufficient stocks of replacement batteries.
Identifying features
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Other identifying numbers

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What are the defects?

Possible fire risk involving the battery pack when recharging.

What are the hazards?

Fire

What should consumers do?

Return the suspect battery and a replacement battery will be provided.

Supplier

Standard Communications Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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