Safety Alert Number 1001307


Sagittarius Sporting Goods Recalls Gas Grills Sold at
Lowes Stores Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
Release # 10-099
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 444-6742
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 products. Consumers should stop using recalled products
immediately unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Master Forge Five-Burner Gas Grills
Units: About 10,000
Manufacturer: Sagittarius Sporting Goods, of China
Importer: L G Sourcing Inc. , of North Wilkesboro, N.C. Hazard: The flexible rubber hose on the LP gas tank can come into contact with burner box, causing the hose to melt and
rupture when the grill is lit. This poses a fire and burn hazard to consumers. Incidents/Injuries: The firm is aware of two complaints of the hose melting and rupturing. No injuries or property
damage have been reported. Description: This recall involves Master Forge five-burner, stainless steel gas grills. The name "Master Forge" is on the
grill hood. The model number L3218 is located on a label inside the left front door of the grill. Sold exclusively at: Lowe's stores nationwide from September 2009 through November 2009 for about $500. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled grills and contact Sagittarius to obtain a free repair kit. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Sagittarius at (800) 444-6742 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET
Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Friday. To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including a picture of the recalled product, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10099.html