The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: 0696/11

Product:  Blank cartridges "8 mm Blank"


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Type of alert: Serious

Category: Other

Brand: Codex

Type / number of model:  Code: 7702; series: 4977022010

Risk type: Injuries
The product poses a risk of injuries because the pressure is too high when the cartridges are fired.
The product does not comply with limits set by the Permanent International Commission for Firearms Testing (C.I.P).

Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary withdrawal from the market. (By: Other)

Description:  Cartridges for 8mm blank pistols. Cartridges are loaded in a plastic container, 50 pieces in each, and are packaged in a paper box.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Czech Republic