5 M 1500W extension lead on reel

Recall published
2007-08-13
Brand
Product title
5 M 1500W extension lead on reel
Product description
5 m, 1500W extension lead, which can be wound up on a reel. It is packed in a transparent plastic bag with a round label carrying the details of the firm LEIVA ELECTRICIDAD, CE marking and reference 11901.
Risk
This product poses a risk of fire and electric shock because: - the reel is not fitted with threaded terminals for external copper conductors, - the reel is not fitted with a flexible cable in accordance with HD 21 0 HD 22 and is lighter than a flexible PVC-coated cable, – the minimum dimensions of the cable are 0.40 mm2, less than 0.75 mm2, – the ends of the conductors are consolidated using soft solder, – the reel has no cable fastening to ensure that the conductors do not suffer tension or twisting, – the reel is not designed to protect the flexible cable, – the reel does not permit for easy connection of the conductors to the terminals, – as the conductors are not fixed, the creepage and clearance distances may be reduced, – the power intake plug does not comply with Standard UNE 20-315, – the maximum permitted heating values are exceeded (by more than 25 K), – it did not pass the ball pressure test. This product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 61242.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Ref 11901
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0844/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Spain

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