CPSC, Firms Announce Recall of Wooden Shape Sorter Toys and Pistol Grip Soldering Guns

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Kim Dulic
May 5, 1999 (301) 504-7058

Release # 99-107

 

 

CPSC, Firms Announce Recall of Wooden Shape Sorter Toys and Pistol Grip Soldering Guns

 

This press release consists of two recalls. Please choose the appropriate recall below.

- Miffy Wooden Shape Sorter - Zany Brainy Inc., of Wynnewood, Pa., is recalling about 220 Miffy Wooden Shape Sorters. Wooden pegs from the shape sorters can break off, presenting a small parts choking hazard to children.

- Pistol Grip Soldering Guns - Homier Distributing Co., of Huntington, Ind., is recalling about 2,500 Pistol Grip Soldering Guns, model #PGSI30. The wiring on these sodering guns is undersized and the power cord could separate from the soldering gun.