SALEWA recalls SALEWA Hot G2 Bent Carabine

SALEWA recalls SALEWA Hot G2 Bent Carabine

Date Issued:8/1/2011

During testing, the Hot G2 Bent carabine deviated in its lateral axis breaking load from the norm values.

SALEWA recalls SALEWA Hot G2 Bent Carabine

Recall for Replacement: SALEWA Hot G2 Bent Carabine/ item number 1557

only the serial number 02 11 / 03 11

Background:
SALEWA regularly conducts tests on its safety products to ensure the highest standards of quality and safety. As part of these quality control procedures
carabines are tested for their loading capacity. During testing, the Hot G2 Bent carabine deviated in its lateral
axis breaking load from the norm values.
Important note: The test was conducted under extreme conditions, which are highly unlikely to occur in practice.
As a precautionary measure, SALEWA has decided to recall all Hot G2 Bent carabines from the market to prevent any risks for the user.
Owners of these carabines are asked to contact a SALEWA dealer or SALEWA Sportgeräte GmbH.
The carabines specified above will be immediately replaced with new carabines.

Note: Only Hot G2 Bent carabines with the above mentioned product serial numbers will be exchanged. No other
carabines are affected by the recall.

Please feel free to contact us at any time if you have any other queries about this recall.
SALEWA Sportgeräte GmbH – Email: recall@salewa.de – Tel.: +49 (0)89 90993 120

Please see www.salewa.com for more detailed information.

Submitted by:CAC Climbing Committee
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