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Recall: High-Pressure Scuba Diving Air Hoses

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On 2013-04-18, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding High-Pressure Scuba Diving Air Hoses due to a potential drowning hazard. This product sold new beginning in November 2011 for about $35.

About 200 units are involved in this Trident Diving Equipment diving hose recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.

This was the 3rd recall of products in the Scuba Diving/Water Activity Equipment category in 2013. Since 2005, there have been approximately 60 similar recalls, involving about 500,000 product units.

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High-Pressure Scuba Diving Air Hoses
Image of Recalled High-pressure scuba air hose with a black, smooth rubber outer covering 770944
Image of Recalled Location of date code on the male fitting 117911
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Company Contact Information:

Website: www.TridentDive.com
Phone: (800) 234-3483

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What is the problem?

The diving hose that connects the regulator to the tank's pressure gauge can leak, posing a drowning hazard to the user.

How can I tell if I own this product?

The recalled air hoses are high-pressure scuba air hoses with a black, smooth rubber outer covering. They are about five millimeters in diameter and 32 or 36 inches long. These hoses connect the regulator to the tank pressure gauge. The phrase "Scuba Diving High Pressure hose I.D. 3/16 (4.76 mm) W.P. 5000 PSI Exceeds SAE 100RT braid with Kevlar fiber from Dupont" is printed in white lettering on the hose's outer covering. The hoses have metal fittings on each end, one female fitting and one male fitting. "CE EN 250 230" is stamped on the female fitting and one of the following production date codes is on the male hex head fitting: T1011, T1111 or T0312.

These items were sold new+ at Scuba diving retailers nationwide from November 2011 through June 2012 for about $35.

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 hoses and contact Trident Diving Equipment for a free replacement hose.

Trident Diving Equipment at (800)234-3483, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or e-mail TridentDive@aol.com or online at www.TridentDive.com, then click on "Smooth High Pressure Hose Safety Recall" for more information.

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Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date

Trident has received one report of a hose leaking. No injuries have been reported.

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+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.

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Sources may include: Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Health Canada and companies involved with this or a related recall.

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