AT44 & AT44-10 serie PCP Air Rifle
AT44: A single shot, pre-charged, manual loading, pneumatic air rifle. It is available in cal.177 (4.5mm), cal.22 (5.5mm) and cal.25 (6.35mm).
AT44-10: A 10-shot, pre-charged, manual loading, pneumatic air rifle.
Rifles sold before 1 January 2016 are concerned by this notification unless the cylinder has been replaced.
The air rifle has an inappropriate construction that can result in unintentional shooting without pulling the trigger if:
- the cylinder is/becomes empty and the air rifle is still loaded with pellets;
- the user releases the safety button of the air rifle;
- the user shoots the rifle when the air cylinder is empty;
- and, in this condition, if the user fills the cylinder with compressed air from a diver's bottle.
One accident reported.
Measures ordered by public authorities: Temporary ban on the supply, offer to supply and display of the product, Warning consumers of the risks