Recall date: July 10, 2012
Recall number: 12-218

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Miter Saw
Hazard:
The lower guard can break and contact the blade during use, posing a laceration hazard to users.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

Contact: For additional information, contact the firm toll-free at (888) 727-6109 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.skiltools.com

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
Approximately 22,149
Description:

The lower guard on the 10-inch compound miter saw, model number 3316, can break and contact the blade during use.

Description:

The recalled product is the SkilSaw® 10-inch compound miter saw, with model number 3316 and date codes 111, 112, 201, 202, 203 or 204. The model number and date code are on the lower right side of the name plate located on the motor housing. The SkilSaw logo appears at the top of the upper blade guard and on the dust collection bag.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received no reports of incidents or injuries.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the miter saw and contact Robert Bosch Tool Corporation for a free lower guard replacement kit.

Sold At:

Lowe's Home Centers nationwide and OC Tanner from January 2012 to April 2012.

Manufactured In:
China