John Barry Group Pty Ltd—Portable Battery Operated Lighting Ballast

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Product description

200W Battery Operated Ballast Type EB20DC. Manufactured by Power Gems Ltd, UK. This product is used in the Film and TV Production Industry.

What are the defects?

It is possible that a diode used in the electrical circuit of the ballast could breakdown in such a manner as to contact the metal case of the ballast. In this condition the case may reach a high voltage and pose an electric shock hazard.

What are the hazards?

Electric shock.

What should consumers do?

Return the product to John Barry Group Pty Ltd as soon as possible where the ballast will be checked. For further information contact John Barry Group Pty Ltd on (02) 9439 6955.


John Barry Group Pty Ltd

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Responsible regulator

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

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