Recall date: December 6, 2012
Recall number: 13-059

Recall Summary

Name of product:
RIDGID Coil Roofing Nailer and RIDGID Clipped Head Framing Nailer
Hazard:
The trigger assembly on the nailers can malfunction and involuntarily discharge a fastener, posing a laceration or injury hazard to consumers.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

One World Technologies at (800) 597-9624 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.ridgid.com and click on Safety Notices for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 8,400 Coil Roofing Nailers and 4,400 Clipped Head Framing Nailers
Description:

The recalled pneumatic nailers are used to secure fasteners into roofs and woodwork. The orange and gray hand held drill-shaped tools have the name "RIDGID" on the side of the nailers in white type on a black panel. The model and serial numbers are located on the side of the nail tray/magazine where the fasteners are loaded. Recalled nailers have the following serial number range:

Coil Roofing Nailer model R175RNE: ER114600001 through ER1217008424
Clipped Head Framing Nailer model R350CHE: ER114600001 through ER1215004424.
Nailers with a blue dot on the product packaging are not included in the recall.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled nailers and contact One World Technologies for a free replacement nailer.

Sold At:

Home Depot stores nationwide and online at homedepot.com between January 2012 and September 2012 for about $230. 

Manufactured In:
Taiwan