Name of product:
MTech USA Karambit Neck Knife and Sheath
Hazard:
The sheath does not hold the knife securely, allowing the knife to fall out of the sheath unexpectedly. This poses a risk of laceration to the consumer.
Remedy:
Replace
Recall date:
July 10, 2014
Recall number:
14-227
Consumer Contact:

Master Cutlery Inc., toll-free at (888) 271-7229 from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. Consumers can also visit the firm's website at www.mastercutlery.com and click on "Recall Information" at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves the Karambit neck knife and sheath. The half-moon shaped knife measures 7 inches in length and was sold in an urban camo print. "MTech USA" is laser printed on the blade. Model number MT-664UC-SO is marked on the back of the knife. The knife fits into an unmarked molded black sheath that is about 4.5 inches in length. The sheath has a snap clip on the back and also comes with a beaded lanyard chain. Replacement sheaths have "MTech USA" laser printed on the back.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled knife and sheath, store the knife and sheath in a safe area and contact Master Cutlery for instructions on obtaining a free replacement sheath.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported.

Sold Exclusively At:

Big 5 Sporting Goods stores from March 2014 through May 2014 for about $20.

Importer:

Master Cutlery Inc., of Secaucus, New Jersey

Manufactured In:
China
Units:
About 4,000