GrillBlazer Recalls Propane Torch Guns Due to Fire Hazard
Name of product: Su-VGun and GrillGun propane torch guns
Hazard: Propane gas can leak from the GrillBlazer torch, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
Recall date: December 9, 2020
Units: About 10,000
Consumer Contact: GrillBlazer toll-free at 888-267-9022 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, by email at email@example.com or online at www.grillblazer.com/support or www.grillblazer.com and click on "Recall Notice" for more information.
Description: This recall involves the Su-VGun and GrillGun propane torch guns manufactured for and sold by GrillBlazer. The Su-VGun is a high-powered propane torch gun designed to sear meat. It is black with "Su-VGun" printed in yellow on the barrel and measures 14.5 inches by 8 inches by 2 inches. The GrillGun is a high-powered propane torch gun designed to light charcoal, wood grills and smokers and for other uses requiring a high-powered, clean burning propane torch gun. It is black with "GrillGun" printed in yellow on the barrel and measures 21 inches by 8 inches by 2 inches.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Su-VGun and GrillGun propane torch guns and contact GrillBlazer for instructions, and how to receive a free repair, if required.
Incidents/Injuries: GrillBlazer has received 260 reports of propane leaking from the recalled torch guns, including three incidents that resulted in fires. No injuries have been reported.
Sold At: Online at www.grillblazer.com, Kickstarter.com and Indiegogo.com from December 2019 through July 2020 for about $150.
Importer: GrillBlazer LLC, of Chouteau, Okla.
Manufactured In: China