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

Alert number: 0766/09

Product:  Toy gun - Super Cap Gun 357 Magnum


Batch number / Barcode: 

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Toys

Brand: Die-cast metal

Type / number of model:  Art. No. Y085-003, No. 2082B (on the package).

Risk type: Damage to hearing

The product poses a risk of damage to hearing because it produces sound with a C-weighted peak emission sound pressure level of 134 (± 5) dB, which exceeds the permitted level of 125 dB.

The product does not comply with the Toys Directive and the relevant European standard EN 71.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Import rejected by the customs authorities.

Description:  Black metallic toy gun with brown plastic handle. The packaging is marked as follows: “Die-cast metal”, “Super Cap Gun .357 Magnum”, “8 Shot Round Caps” and “Realistic Sound!”

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Finland