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

Alert number: A12/0561/19

Product:  Tennis Ball Serving Machine

Name: Playmate Smash

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Machinery

Brand: Metaltek

Type / number of model:  Serial number: 441222

Risk type: Electric shock, Entrapment
Fluid ingress is possible through the hopper and ball entry point. In addition, the rotating feed unit is unguarded.
Inadequate protection leads to a risk of electric shock and entrapment which may cause injuries.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and with the relevant European standards EN 60204 and EN 12100.

Measures taken by economic operators: Warning consumers of the risks (By: Distributor)

Description:  Playmate Smash tennis ball serving machine powered via mains electric.

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom