Soldering iron

Recall published
2011-08-22
Brand
Product title
Soldering iron
Product description
Mains powered soldering iron. Power supply cable with two cores is approximately half a meter long.
Risk
The product poses a risk of electric shock because: ·         The insulation between the accessible metal parts and active parts of the soldering iron is not sufficient. ·         The dimensions of the flat plug are too small and the pins are not fitted with insulating parts. ·         The cross-section area of the core of the cable is less then required. ·         The inlet of the cable does not have an insulating lining or bushing. ·         The mains supply cable is not protected against pulling and twisting. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
WD-42
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0856/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Hungary

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