TriggerTech Crossbow Trigger Recall [US & Canada]

Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: TriggerTech brand Crossbow Trigger Recall [US & Canada]TriggerTech recalls an estimated 4,000 TriggerTech brand Crossbow Triggers due to roller cracking and consequential premature and unexpected weapon discharge as well as risk of injury, all serious health and safety hazards. CPSC:; HCSC:

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Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves TriggerTech Carbide Triggers, including the Rem 700 Carbide Triggers, the AR15 Carbide Triggers, and the Excalibur, Mission, Killer Instinct, and Parker Crossbow Triggers.

The various Carbide Triggers used in crossbows can be identified by the model number and corresponding serial number or date code. The serial number/date code can be found on the side of the Rem 700 and AR15 Triggers, and on the bottom of the Killer Instinct, Excalibur, Mission, and Parker Triggers. The recalled products all have carbide rollers, as follows:

  • Rem 700 Trigger Guards; serial number ranges: 2088-2090, 6501-7500, 9226-9999, 10000, 12001-12003; date range codes: BAR001-BAR189, BBR001-BBR005
  • AR15 Trigger Guards; serial number ranges: not listed; date range codes: ALC001-ALC020, ALS001-ALS017, BAFC001-BAFC007, BALC001-BALC004, BAC001-BAC092, BAS001-BAS034, BBLC001-BBLC019, BBLS001-BBLS003, BBC001-BBC107, BBS001-BBS013, BCS001-BCS002, BCLC001-BCLC001, BCC001-BCC008
  • Killer Instinct Trigger Guards; serial number ranges: 2121-2160, 2202-2241, 2261-2321, 2326-2358, 2449-2499, 5224-5265, 5269-5270, 5290, 5301, 5307-5365, 5367-5561, 9131-9225; date range codes: BCK001-BCK032, BEK001-BEK108
  • Excalibur Trigger Guards; serial number ranges: 2448, 2500, 4113-4332, 4345-4448, 5077, 5088-5180; date range codes: BAE001-BAE095, BCE001-BCE061, BDE001-BDE029, BFE001-BFE020, BGE001-BGE039
  • Mission Trigger Guards; serial number ranges: 2086-2087, 2091-2120, 2161-2201, 2242-2260, 2322-2325, 2425-2447, 5181-5222 ; date range codes: not listed
  • Parker Trigger Guards; serial number ranges: 2359-2424; date range codes: not listed

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

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

According to the CPSC, rollers on the triggers can crack causing the weapon to discharge without trigger activation, posing an injury hazard to the operator or those nearby. TriggerTech has received 16 reports of broken carbide rollers, one incident involving weapon discharge without trigger activation. No reports of injuries.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled TriggerTech brand Crossbow Triggers, please do not use it. Instead, kindly contact the firm for a free replacement Trigger with stainless steel rollers. TriggerTech will offer a full refund instead of the replacement Trigger if the recalled item has been discontinued.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact TriggerTech toll-free at 1-888-795-1485, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at and click on the “Recalls” for more information link

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-185
HCSC ID number: RA-63914
Recalls Direct RIN: 8956-2017
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