Remote-controlled sockets

Recall published
2007-11-26
Brand
  • KangtalElectric Co.
Product title
Remote-controlled sockets.
Product description
Remote-controlled socket set, comprising three sockets and a remote-control unit; input voltage, power rating: 230 V, AC, 50/60Hz, 5 A, max. 1000 W.
Risk
The product poses a risk of fire because: - even before the stress test, the distance between the protective contacts was too small in four of the six test samples; - during the test, the socket plate caught fire and the temperature of the contacts rose by more than 70 degrees. The product does not comply with the Radio and Telecommunications Terminal Equipment Directive and the Low Voltage Directive.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Flector HHM-461762, EAN 2046176200002.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
1283/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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