The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:
Electrical appliances and equipment
Hot air gun
Hot Air Gun AK047
Type / number of model
The product is supplied with a fuse that does not contain an adequate amount of granular filler.
As a result, a short circuit and an electric arc may cause the plug to explode, causing burns to the user and increasing the risk of fire. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive, the relevant European standards EN 60335-1 and EN 60335-2-45 and the relevant national standard.
Measures taken by economic operators:
Destruction of the product (By: importer)
Hand held mains powered heat gun, red and black plastic body. The product was sold online, in particular via Amazon, under code: X0012ZXNHR.
Red and black cardboard packaging depicting a photo of the product.
Country of origin
People’s Republic of China
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