[Ansteorra] Recall on Air Pumps

Rixende de Rouen rixende at gmail.com
Thu Jan 11 14:23:56 PST 2007

Greetings All!

I am on the recall notice list from the Government, and wanted to forward on
this recall for an air pump. Seeing as many of us use these for inflating
our mattresses at events, please make sure that yours is not part of this

In Service,


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From: listserv at cpsc.gov <listserv at cpsc.gov>
Date: Jan 11, 2007 3:10 PM
Subject: News from CPSC - Recall
To: rixende at gmail.com

January 11, 2007
Release #07-078

Firm's Recall Hotline: (888) 814-8833
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

Sportsstuff Inc. Recalls Air Pumps for Laceration Hazard

Name of product: Inflator Air Pumps

Importer: Sportsstuff Inc., of Omaha, Neb.

Hazard: These air pumps can overheat and explode during use, posing a
risk of lacerations to the user and nearby consumers.

Description: The recalled products are 2.5 PSI pumps with model numbers
57-1504-A and 57-1504 that are used to inflate low pressure inflatable
items such as rafts and toys. The Model No. 57-1504-A pump was sold
separately with an assortment of interlocking nozzles to adapt to a
number of needs. The Model 57-1504 pump was sold with the Sportsstuff
Launch Pod, an inflatable water trampoline sold under Sportsstuff number
58-1002. The model number and the date code "0104" are located on the
Underwriters' Laboratories label on the top of each pump. "2.5 PSI" was
not written on the air pump, but was written on the packaging.

Sold through: Marine distributors, mail order catalogs, and sporting
good and various other stores nationwide from January 2004 through
January 2005 for about $50. The Launch Pod water trampolines that
included recalled pumps were sold at Sam's Club from January 2004
through August 2004 for about $375.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the pumps and contact
Sportsstuff for a free replacement.

Consumer Contact: Call Sportsstuff toll-free at (888) 814-8833 between 8
a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site
at www.sportsstuff.com

To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including a picture of the
recalled product, please go to:


Honorable Lady Rixende de Rouen, CIM, CSM
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