Importers Salvage Centre—40 and 60 Watt Soldering Irons
What are the defects?
The Soldering Irons do not have electrical safety approval and are fitted with European plugs having 2 round pins which are not allowed to be sold in Australia. The Soldering Irons and supply flexible cords also do not have adequate insulation thickness for safe operation at 240 Vac and could result in the user receiving an electric shock.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Customers should immediately stop using these two soldering irons and return them to place of purchase for a full refund. Further information is available from Midas Trading (Aust) Pty Ltd t/as Importers Salvage Centre telephone number 03 9363 7733 between 10am and 5pm EST Monday to Friday.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.