Air Venturi Diana Stormrider Gen 2 Air Rifle Recall [US]


Air Venturi Diana Stormrider Gen 2 Air Rifle Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Air Venturi, a Cleveland, Ohio establishment, recalls an estimated 1,400 Diana Stormrider Gen 2 Air Rifles due to suspected safety mechanism failure and consequential risk of sudden, unintentional weapons discharge with risk of laceration, fracture, projectile injuries and death, all serious health hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/z3en30pwz9h

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Air-Rifles-Recalled-by-DIANA-Can-Unexpectedly-Discharge-Risk-of-Serious-Injury-and-Death

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Diana Stormrider Gen 2 Air Rifles with 2-stage adjustable trigger, as follows:

  • The recalled Air Rifles are .177 and .22 caliber, pre-charged pneumatic Air Rifles that are powered by a compressed air cylinder. The model, “Diana Stormrider” as well as the caliber and serial number are printed on each affected Air Rifle. The Air Rifles with the item numbers 1900001 or 1900101 and serial numbers are as follows included in the recall
    • From 2318220145032949E to 2318229955034368E, and
    • From 2318229955075924I to 2318229955076323I

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Air Rifles can be found on the Web site/sites listed above.

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

According to the CPSC, the recalled Air Rifles can unexpectedly discharge even if the safety is engaged. This can result in a serious injury or death.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Air Plane, please do not use them. Instead, contact Air Venturi to receive a free Trigger Upgrade Repair Kit and installation instructions. The repair is made by removing the trigger guard, replacing the current trigger with a new trigger and re-installing the trigger guard using the Allen Keys provided in the Upgrade repair kit. DIANA and its importer, Air Venturi, are contacting all known purchasers directly.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat gunshot wounds.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Air Venturi toll-free at 1-888-256-3253 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at http://www.airventuri.com and click on the “Recall Notice” link for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Air Rifles, please search for “rifles” or more generically, “weapons” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Gunshot hazards, please search for “gunshot” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Air Venturi, please search for “Venturi” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-203
Recalls Direct RIN: 12040-2019
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