PLATINUM Neon Sign Power Supply Transformers Made by HEICO lighting Recalled Due To Fire Hazard

The transformers, which are designed to power commercial signs, do not meet the UL standard for this product.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: January 08, 2013
Recall number: 13-088
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  • HEICO Lighting power supply transformer, model PLATINUM-10000-30

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    HEICO Lighting power supply transformer, model PLATINUM-10000-30

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    HEICO Lighting power supply transformer, model TFT-06PL-9000-30

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Power Supply Transformers

Hazard:

The transformers do not meet the UL standard for this product and pose a fire risk.

Consumer Contact:

HEICO lighting™; toll-free at (800) 665-1166, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.heicolighting.com and click on Products for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 3,900

Description

This recall involves neon power supply transformers designed to power commercial signs. They are in black plastic boxes about 4.5 inches long by 3.5 inches wide with rows of vents on all sides. "HEICO LIGHTING™" and the model information are printed on a plate on the transformer. The recalled models include PLATINUM-9000-30, PLATINUM-10000-30, PLATINUM-12000-30, TFT-04PL-6000-30, and TFT-06PL-9000-30.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumer should stop using these recalled power supply transformers and unplug them immediately until a free replacement transformer has been professionally installed. Contact HEICO lighting to schedule the free installation of a replacement transformer.

Sold at

HEICO lighting directly to ten distributors nationwide from December 2011 through May 2012 for between $60 and $150.

Distributors

Denco Sales; Graphic Solution; Hart Supply; Interstate Electric; Montroy Supply Co; N.Glantz & Son; Pioneer Supply; Reece Supply Co; Sun Supply; Tubelite Co.

Manufacturer

HEICO lighting, a division of EMD Technologies, of Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Manufactured in

Canada

  • HEICO Lighting power supply transformer, model PLATINUM-10000-30

  • HEICO Lighting power supply transformer, model TFT-06PL-9000-30