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

Alert number: A12/1574/18

Product:  Chain disc

Name: Unknown

Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Unknown

Type / number of model:  ITEM 61638

Risk type: Injuries
The chain disc may be mounted on an angle grinder and may 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.

The product does not comply with the relevant European standards EN 62841 and EN 60745.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Other): Ban on the marketing of the product and any accompanying measures

Description:  Chain disc with a diameter of 125 mm and a bore diameter of 22.2 mm which may be fitted to angle grinders. The product has been sold online (e.g. via Amazon).

Country of origin: Unknown

Alert submitted by: Germany