Halogen heater

Recall published
2007-09-10
Brand
Product title
Halogen heater
Product description
The heater has white plastic cover, on the front the heating elements are covered with metal grids. Main parts of the luminaire: mains cable (YA TAI WIRE INDUSTRY Co., LTD., H05VV-F 3G0.75mm2, VDE); mains plug (Y003, 250V, 16A, +marks of approval); speed switch (JINHE Electrics, 25T125, PA66, 250VAC, 15A, + marks of approval); safety switch (KW3-0Z, 16A, 250VAC, CQC VDE, CE). Technical parameters: 230V; 50 Hz; 800W; Class I.
Risk
This product poses a risk of electric shock because the earth protection on the front part is not appropriate (the screws connecting metal parts are not secured against loosening, the resistance is higher than required by the standard) and the basic insulated wires contact metal parts that are not supplied with earthing. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
QHT-408
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0949/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Hungary

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