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Safety Alert

Sportsmans Guide Recalls Guide Gear Ground Pop-up Hunting Blinds Due to Fire Hazard

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. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Pop-up Hunting Blinds

Hazard: Blinds are not made of flame-resistant materials, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Replace

Consumer Contact: Sportsmans Guide at 800-888-5222 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.sportsmansguide.com and click on Safety Recalls for more information.

Units: About 17,000

Description: The recalled blinds have a spring-loaded steel frame and a camouflage-colored heavy-duty 150-denier nylon shell with a full-side zipper door, three large full-zip windows and four porthole-style windows with shoot-through mesh. The Guide Gear Ground Pop-up Blinds measure 60" x 60" x 66" fully assembled. They fold down to 24" x 2" and fits into a black backpack carry bag. The blinds weigh 14 lbs. The Magnum Spring-loaded Steel Hunting Ground Blinds measure 84" x 72" x 78" fully assembled. They fold down to 24" x 4" and fit into a black backpack carry bag. The blinds weigh 20 lbs.

Incidents/Injuries: No injuries have been reported.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the blinds and contact Sportsman Guide for a free replacement. Sportsman Guide is contacting consumers directly.

Sold exclusively at: The Sportsmans Guide outlet stores and online at www.sportsmansguide.com from January 2013 through July 2015 for between $50 and $100.

Importer: The Sportsmans Guide, of South St. Paul. Minn.

Manufactured in: China