Austech Industries Pty Ltd — Austech Industries Pty Ltd—Scorpion Camping Generator—DY1000L

PRA number

2003/6694

Published date

Product description

Scorpion camping generator with a red fuel tank. 240 volt generator with maximum output of 950 watts. Sold throughout Australia since March 2003.

What are the defects?

An incorrect 12 volt battery charging socket fitted to the generator may allow the associated 12 volt plug to be connected to the 240 volt outlet, posing the risk of electrocution.

What are the hazards?

Electric Shock.

What should consumers do?

Cease using immediately, and return generator to the place of purchase or contact Austech Industries on (07) 3723 1500 or email david@austechindustries.com.au for details of free modification. Austech will pay for all costs including any transport that may be incurred.

Supplier

Austech Industries Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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