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

Alert number: A12/0829/19

Product:  Plasma welder/ cutter

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Machinery

Brand: Tosense

Type / number of model:  CUT50 and ZXZ-200

Risk type: Burns, Damage to sight, Electric shock, Fire
The power lead is inadequate and can easily become damaged through overheating or sparks, giving access to live parts. A user might suffer an electric shock.
The welding gun is operated by an inadequate single action lever which might lead to accidental activation of the product. Accidental operation when not wearing protective equipment leads to exposure to UV and hot metal sparks that may cause eye injuries, burns and/or and present a cutting hazard.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery and the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European Standards EN ISO 12100 and EN 60974.

Measures taken by economic operators: This product listing was removed by Amazon and eBay. (By: Other)
Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Distributor): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Metal box containing circuitry, motors and transformer. Supplied with power lead and welding gun fitted to a lead. Packaged in a cardboard box. The product was sold online, in particular via eBay and Amazon.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom