Extension power cord

Recall published
2008-01-14
Brand
Product title
Extension power cord
Product description
Power extension cord not dismountable, length 5 m terminated by movable five-sockets strip for appliances in class I. Parameters: 250V~ max., 10A, 2300W. Packing: Transparent plastic bag closed by carton label, dimensions approx. 33x14x5 cm.
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock because: - the requirements to insulation thickness of power cores not met (required min. 0,44 mm, measured 0,28 mm), - insufficient cable resistance against motion (limit 2 mm, measured 31 mm) and rotation, - the product was dismounted the screws of fixing clamp found released, - the requirements to effective resistance of cable were not met. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant standard IEC 60884.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Unknown
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0047/08
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Czech Republic

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