Safety Alert Number 1001312


Rockler Companies Recalls LED Light Kits
Due to Burn and Fire Hazards
Release # 10-108
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 260-9663
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: LED light kits
Units: About 2,200
Distributor: Rockler Companies Inc. , of Medina, Minn. Hazard: Defective wiring in the light kits can cause the battery pack to overheat and explode, posing a risk of burn and
fire hazards to consumers. Incidents/Injuries: None reported. Description: This recall involves Rockler LED lights with either an interchangeable spotlight head or a magnifying head. Models included in the recall have stock numbers 26429 (spotlight or 27017 (magnifying). Stock numbers are printed on
the light's packaging. Sold at: Rockler Woodworking and Hardware and other specialty stores nationwide from March 2009 through October
2009 for about $60. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled LED light kits and call Rockler Companies to receive a
free repair kit and installation instructions. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Rockler Companies at (800) 260-9663 anytime. Consumers can
also write to Rockler Woodworking and Hardware at 4365 Willow Drive, Medina, Minn 55340
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10108.html