A Zeagle está realizando um recall de 2.600 coletes para a substituição de um botão do inflador do power, devido ao risco de quebra repentina.
Os modelos envolvidos são: Sport Base, Sport Resort, Sport Base Plus, Sport Resort Plus, e Sport Focus
O fabricante solicita aos usuários que não utilizem o equipamento até a substituição gratuita do botão em um dos distribuidores.
Aviso original em inglês
Name of product: Zeagle Sport buoyancy control devices (BCDs)
Hazard: Buttons on the Zeagle Sport BCD inflators can break or fracture leading to a rapid loss of air or auto inflation of the BCD, posing a drowning hazard to scuba divers.
Recall date: October 23, 2018
Units: About 2,600 (In addition, about 800 were sold in Canada)
Description: This recall involves Zeagle Sport BCD inflators. BCDs are used to help a diver maintain buoyancy under water during scuba diving. Models include Sport Base, Sport Resort, Sport Base Plus, Sport Resort Plus, and Sport Focus.
Serial numbers are located on the inside of BCD pocket.
Affected serial numbers:
- 620150000 – 620150800
- 2015081625 – 2015080921
- 2016035830 – 2016034676
- 1030062 – 1030001
- 2015114475 – 2015112942
- 1012775 – 1012051
- 2015092740 – 2015091746
- 1011765 – 1010001
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled BCDs and call Zeagle for instructions on how to receive a free replacement.
Incidents / Injuries: The firm has received 23 reports of the button on the BCD breaking. No injuries have been reported.
Sold At: Zeagle dealers and scuba diving equipment stores nationwide from August 2015 through July 2018 for between $320 and $430.
Importer(s): Huish Outdoors LLC, dba Zeagle, of Salt Lake City, Utah
Distributor(s): Huish Outdoors LLC, dba Zeagle, of Salt Lake City, Utah
Manufactured In: Vietnam
Recall number: 19-018