Makita Australia Pty Ltd — 185mm Dustless Circular Saw model 5057KB

PRA number

2016/15653

Published date

Product description

Makita 185mm Dustless Circular Saw
Makita Model 5057KB 185mm Dustless Circular Saw

What are the defects?

When cutting at a 45 degrees angle, the blade cover does not open fully. If it is forced open by the operator the blade cover may become stuck and expose the spinning blade.

What are the hazards?

An exposed blade during use poses a serious injury risk.

What should consumers do?

Check the model and serial number of your saw. If the model and serial number of your saw is within the affected range stop using the saw immediately.
 
Contact Makita Australia Pty Ltd on 1300 361 690 between 8.00 am - 5.00 pm weekdays to arrange repair by the nearest Makita Service Agent at no charge.

Supplier

Makita (Australia) PTY LTD

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement

Responsible regulator

Electrical Safety Office (QLD) is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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