3DR Solo Smart Drone Quadcopter Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: 7947-3drsolosmartdronequadcopterKogan HK Limited recalls certain batch/lots of 3DR Solo Smart Drone Quadcopters due to suspected failure to test and/or gain necessary approval for electric components by the Australian electrical certification authority, a serious safety hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/oGb3306QLyX

Direct link: http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/kogan-hk-limited-3dr-solo-smart-drone-quadcopter

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Drone Toys are subject to this recall:

  • 3DR Solo Smart Drone Quadcopters, toy/hobbyist flying drones, powered by rechargeable batteries sold with codes: KH3DRSOLODRONE & KH3DRSOLOBATT (associated components).

==> No barcodes, UPCs, EANs, or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Drone Toys are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, certain components of the recalled Drone Toy have not been tested or approved by Australian electrical certification, specifically: 3DR Solo Smart Battery, Controller Battery, Overseas Plug Controller Charger or the DR Solo Drone Charger Cord-set CH-07.

Affected customers are being contacted by both e-mail and phone to advise them that they should cease using the non-compliant components, and that fully compliant replacement components will be provided to them at no cost.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Drone Toys, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact the manufacturer for the applicable replacement and compliant parts.

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Additional information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2016/15715
Recalls Direct RIN: 7947-2016
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