Recall: DEWALT D51825 and D51850 Framing Nailers
On 2009-06-25, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding DEWALT D51825 and D51850 Framing Nailers due to a potential laceration hazard. This product sold new beginning in January 2008 for about $280.
About 9,000 units are involved in this DeWalt framing nailer recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Nailers category in 2009.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (877) 437-7181
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What is the problem?
This item was recalled due to a laceration hazard. More information may be available on the recall announcement.
How can I tell if I own this product?
DEWALT framing nailers with model numbers and date codes listed below: Model Number Description Date Code Range D51825 Clipped Head Framing Nailer 20080249-20082749 D51850 Full Round Head Framing Nailer 20080249-20082749
These items were sold new+ at Wholesale distributors and retailers nationwide from January 2008 through September 2008 for about $280.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the framing nailers and contact DEWALT for instructions on receiving a free replacement bump action trigger.
For additional information, contact DEWALT toll-free at (877) 437-7181 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm's Web site at www.DEWALT.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
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