Danger ! Rothenberger Mapp Gas Recall !

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thought a few brewers here might have these for soldering and brazing etc

see the attached i saw it in todays news paper !!!
Please be safe if you have these


Rothenberger Australia Pty Ltd"Rothenberger" and "Super Ego" Brand MAP/Pro Gas Cylinder RECALL

http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index ... Id/1009167

Rothenberger Australia Pty Ltd"Rothenberger" and "Super Ego" Brand MAP/Pro Gas Cylinder
PRA number: 2011/12974
Date created: 22nd December 2011
Rothenberger Branded CylinderSuper Ego Branded Cylinder
Product information
Product description
Disposable steel gas cylinder (approx. 270mm x 70mm) containing 399.7 grams of compressed propylene gas for use with suitable brazing torches.
Identifying features
Part Numbers:
Rothenberger - 35663 (cylinder only); 35490U (Hotbox set)
Super Ego - 35663C (cylinder only); 35490SE (Hotbox set)

Batch numbers other than those commencing W10L or higher (batch number appears on baseplate of cylinder)
What are the hazards?
The defect will result in leakage of gas from the cylinder, creating a risk of fire or explosion.
What are the defects?
Complete shut-off of the cylinder valve may be delayed for some minutes following removal of hand/brazing torch from the cylinder.
Where the product was sold Nationally

Traders who sold this product
Plumbing and refrigeration merchants and other industrial outlets throughout Australia.
Rothenberger Australia Pty Ltd
Supplier's web site
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the cylinder and any torch to which the cylinder is attached. Any partially used cylinders should immediately be vented/purged outdoors in a well ventilated remote area in accordance with standard industry safety procedures. Emptied and new/unused cylinders should be returned to the place of purchase for replacement or full refund of the purchase price.

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