Aqua Lung Recalls Powerline Inflators Due to Injury and Drowning Hazards
This recall involves Aqua Lung Powerline inflators installed on Aqua Lung and Apeks Black Ice buoyancy compensators. Buoyancy compensators equipped with Powerline inflators are used by scuba divers to establish buoyancy in the water. The black Powerline inflators measure about 20 inches long and 3.5 inches wide. Recalled Powerline inflators have a date code beginning with “H” printed on the inflator body.
Aqua Lung Powerline inflatorsAbout 53,000
Sports Chalet and authorized Aqua Lung stores nationwide from January 2015 through September 2016. The Powerline inflators were sold separately for about $30 and with Aqua Lung and Apeks buoyancy compensators for between $370 and $700.
Recall Date: Oct 6, 2016
The firm has received 60 reports of the Powerline inflators continuing to inflate. No injuries have been reported.
Aqua Lung America, of Vista, Calif.
Recall ID: 7872
Last Published: Oct 27, 2016
Official Site: Link
RecallMe Number: 17005
RecallMe Status: Announced