Spelean Pty Ltd — Petzl PIRANA Descender

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Product description

Petzl PIRANA Descender
A descender used primarily for canyoning

Serial numbers: 19 F 0000000 000 to 22 A 9999999 999
The serial number is located on the product's frame.

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Reasons the product is recalled

The rope may get stuck in the product's blocking slot and the user may not be able to remove the rope from its position.  

The hazards to consumers

There is an increased risk of drowning if the user becomes stuck under a waterfall or in water.

What consumers should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and visit https://www.petzl.com.au/australian-retail-purchase-refund-request-pira… to register to return the product for a refund. Petzl will pay the return postage and provide a refund of the purchase price.  

For more information, contact Spelean Pty Ltd on 1800 634 853 or support@spelean.com.au

Traders who sold this product

Adventure Base Pty Ltd
Alpsport Pty Ltd
Bogong Equipment
Climbing Anchors - Sydney
Climbing Anchors - Victoria
Equipped Outdoors - Sydney
Mont Adventure Equipment
Mountain Equipment - Chatswood
Mountain Equipment - Sydney
Paddy Pallin - Katoomba
Pulse Climbing - Gosford

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Responsible regulator

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

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