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The cord bushing inside the work light's base could fail, allowing the cord wiring to pull off of the base, exposing bare wire.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled clamp lights and return them to the local Ace Hardware store for a full refund.
Ace Hardware retail stores and other hardware stores nationwide and online at www.acehardware.com from September 2013 to December 2013 for between $10 and $22.
Ace Hardware Corp. of Oak Brook, Ill.
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