Soft Air USA Recalls Swiss Arms Air Rifle Due To Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Sports Authority

The break-barrel, single-shot air gun can discharge while the safety is engaged.

Recall date: March 12, 2013
Recall number: 13-137
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    Soft Air Swiss Arms break-barrel, single-shot air rifle

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Break-Barrel Air Rifle

Hazard:

The air gun can discharge while the safety is engaged, posing a risk of injury to consumers and those nearby.

Consumer Contact:

Soft Air USA; toll-free at (866) 763-8247 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.softairusa.com, and click on Customer Service for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 2,400

Description

The recalled product is a Swiss Arms break-barrel, single-shot air rifle. The rifle is 34 inches long with a black barrel. It has a wood stock with checkering etched on the grip and forend and a rubber recoil pad on the butt. It has a metal fixed front sight, a fold-down rear sight and a receiver for mounting optics. The rifle comes with a 4x32 millimeter scope. "XT32" and "Cal.4.5/.177" are on the left side of the barrel hinge plate. The rifle is cocked by swinging the barrel down on its hinge to "break" the gun open for loading, then swinging the barrel back up into firing position. Model number "288719" is located on the barrel near the rear sight.

Incidents/Injuries

Soft Air reports no incidents and no injuries.

Remedy

Consumers should return recalled Swiss Arms air rifles to Sports Authority for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Sports Authority in December 2012 for $100.

Importer

Soft Air USA, of Grapevine, Texas

Manufactured in

China

  • Soft Air Swiss Arms break-barrel, single-shot air rifle