Safety Alert Number 0904244

Best Buy Announces the Recall of Certain Rocketfish
Universal Portable Power Sources Due to Fire Hazard
Release #09-182
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 233-0462
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today
announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately
unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Rocketfish Model RF-INV80 Universal AC/DC/USB Portable Power Source
Units: About 1,400
Importer: Best Buy Co. Inc. , of Richfield, Minn. Hazard: While charging the battery, the power source can unexpectedly ignite, posing a fire hazard to consumers. Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received three reports of fires resulting in minor property damage. No injuries reported. Description: This recall involves Rocketfish Universal AC/DC/USB portal power sources with model number RF-INV80. The
model number is printed on the back of the power source and "Rocketfish" is printed on the cover. Sold exclusively at: Best Buy stores nationwide and at from July 2008 through February 2009 for about $100. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled power sources and contact Best Buy to receive a gift card for the
value of the product. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Best Buy at (800) 233-0462 between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT daily, or visit
the firm's Web site at
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