Brown & Watson International Pty Ltd — output connector clamps sold with Projecta battery chargers

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Product description

Output connector clamps sold with Projecta battery chargers.
Affected battery charger models are:
• AC008
• AC015
• AC040
• AC080
• SMC150
• SMC400
• SMC800
Model numbers can be found on the front and back of each battery charger.

Output connector clamps that are engraved with ‘Vo’ or have a yellow paint dot are not part of this recall.

For more information on how to identify recalled output connector clamps visit…

Photograph of output connector clamps supplied with Projecta battery chargers
Photograph of AC model charger designs with affected output connector clamps
Photograph of SMC model charger designs with affected output connector clamps

Reasons the product is recalled

The plastic covers on the output connector clamps are not adequately resistant to fire. They may overheat and catch fire.

The hazards to consumers

Risk of fire or burns causing serious injury.

What consumers should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the output connector clamps.

Consumers should register their details and a photograph of their output connector clamps at… to receive replacement output connector clamps.

Consumers can contact Brown and Watson International by email at or by phone on 1800 154 444 (Toll free).

Traders who sold this product

Various hardware and automotive part retailers.
See attached trader list.  

List of traders who sold this product

Where the product was sold


Dates available for sale


Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Energy Safe (VIC) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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