Angle grinder

Recall published
2007-10-15
Brand
Product title
Angle grinder
Product description
The product has orange plastic cover, the gear house has silver metal cover with back insert at the grip. Main parts of the device: mains plug (FY-007; 16A; 250V; VDE); mains cable (H07RN-F; 2x1mm2; 450/750V; VDE); switch unit (FA5-12/2DB; 12(12)A; 250V~; 5E4; S; CE); suppression condenser (AD; MEX GPF; 0,47 ?F; K; X2; 250V~; + marks of approval); motor without inscriptions. Technical specification: 230 V; 50 Hz; 2500 W; Class II; 6000 RPM; 230 mm.
Risk
The product poses a risk of: - electric shock because the mechanical strength of the ventilation holes are not sufficient, therefore the live parts become accessible, - fire since due to the unfixed internal wiring short circuit may occur, the connections are made by twisting the cores of the wires, screws can protrude into the plastic cover, - injuries because the size of the protection shield is not appropriate. The product does not comply with Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 50144.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
ST/AG22001
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock Fire Injuries
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
1093/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Hungary

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