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

Alert number: A12/1575/18

Product:  Chain disc


Batch number / Barcode:  Unknown

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Electrical appliances and equipment

Brand: Falon Tech

Type / number of model:  FT12514

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 100 mm and a bore diameter of 22.2 mm. The product has been sold online (e.g. via Amazon).

Country of origin: Poland

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland