Lighting chains

Recall published
2016-12-05
Brand
Product title
Lighting chains
1) 144 LED VILÁGIT; 2) 184 LED VILÁGIT
Product description
Lighting chain with 140 (35 blue, 35 green, 35 yellow, 35 red) / 180 white serial-parallel connected non-replaceable LED lamps. The product includes a socket outlet that allows the connection of another lighting chain. Packaging: transparent plastic box.
Risk
The cross-sectional area of the external and internal wires is too small and the wires could overheat. The wire ends soldered to the terminals of the control unit and the LEDs are not adequately protected against pulling and twisting. The socket of the extension lead enables single-pole insertion of a plug with the free remaining live pin accessible. The accessible wires can come into contact with sharp edges of the control unit and could be damaged. The product is not protected against moisture yet is recommended for outdoor use. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60598.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Importer)<br />Measures ordered by public authorities: Withdrawal of the product from the market
Barcode
Unknown
Model number
1) 144L LED fény
2) 184L LED fény
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Electric shock
Fire
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1611/16
Category
Electrical Supplies
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Hungary