Recall date: February 19, 2015
Recall number: 15-081

Recall Summary

Name of product:
"Xcelite" cable stripping tools
Hazard:
The tool's plastic end cap can fly off the product with force either during use or while in storage, posing an impact hazard.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

Call Pressmaster at (800) 485-9184 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.pressmaster.se and under Latest News "Pressmaster Recalls Cable Stripping Tool" for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
327
Description:

The tools plastic end cap can fly off from the product with force either during use or while in storage, posing an impact hazard.

Description:

This recall involves the Pressmaster Xcelite professional stripping tool for round cables of all insulation types. The tool is black and is approximately six inches long. "Xcelite" "CJS 200" are printed on the face of the tool.

Incidents/Injuries:

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the cable stripping tool and contact Pressmaster to return the product for a free replacement.

Sold At:

Hardware and industrial supply stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com from August 2014 to November 2014 for about $90.

Manufacturer(s):
Pressmaster AB, of Sweden
Manufactured In:
Sweden