Power Bolt Pitchbacks Recalled

Date:
November 27, 2007
Category:
Sporting Goods
Company/Brand:
Dick's Sporting Goods
The Danger:
The top of the frame can collapse after the locking pins are removed, potentially cutting and injuring kids' fingers and hands.
Description:
This recall involves about 57,000 Power Bolt Y-Frame Pitchback and Y-Frame Ultimate Pitchback. The products' Y-shape metal frames have attached netting which will return a thrown ball to the user. The top of the frame is adjustable to allow a variety of rebound angles.
Sold At:
Dick's Sporting Goods retail stores nationwide and on its Web site. The Power Bolt Y-Frame Pitchback was sold from November 2002 to July 2007 for about $70. The Power Bolt Y-Frame Ultimate Pitchback was sold from February 2005 to July 2007 for about $100.
What To Do:
Stop using the product immediately and contact Dick's Sporting Goods to receive a free repair kit. For additional information, contact Dick's Sporting Goods toll-free at (866) 677-4771 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, e-mail Customer.Service@dcsg.com, or visit their Web site at www.dickssportinggoods.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08102.html

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