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

Alert number: A12/0359/19

Product:  Circular saw blade

Name: TCT Saw Blade

Batch number / Barcode:  Saw blades sold online between Jan 18 and October 1st 2018

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Machinery

Brand: Inter Kert

Type / number of model:  125 mm x 22.23 mm x 24 Teeth

Risk type: Cuts
The circular saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and could therefore, against its intended use, be used as a hand-held circular saw.
As a consequence, this could cause kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in serious injury.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standards EN 60745 and EN 62841.

Measures taken by economic operators: This product listing was removed from Amazon's marketplace, Warning consumers of the risks (By: Distributor)

Description:  Tungsten carbide tips (TCT) circular saw blade. The product was sold online (in particular via Amazon).

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom