Bass Guitar Amplifiers Recalled Over Electrical Shock Risk

03/29/2013 // WPB, FL // Injury Lawyers News // Nicole Howley // (press release)

New York, NY — The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and tc electronic have voluntarily recalled about 388 Bass Guitar Amplifiers because of an electrical shock hazard the product poses to consumers. The CPSC announced the nationwide product recall on March 21, 2013.

The amplifiers were recalled after discovering that a nut inside the chassis can come loose and fall between the electrical coils, which poses an electrical shock risk to consumers.

“This recall involves tc electronic 250 W bass guitar amplifiers with model BH250 and serial numbers 1204763 through 12404375. The amplifiers are about 8.6 inches wide, 2.5 inches high and 9 inches deep and have a red front panel. The model and ‘tc electronic’ are printed on the front of the amplifier. The serial number is located on a white sticker on the back of the amplifier,” the CPSC reported.

Consumers are advised to contact tc electronic for instructions on free shipping and repair of the recalled product.

For more information concerning the product recall, consumers can contact tc electronic; at (800) 349-4699 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at and click on BASS at the top of the page then on BH250 and select BH250 RECALL for more information. Consumers can also send an email to [email protected]

Legal News Reporter: Nicole Howley-Legal news for product liability lawyers.

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