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Recall: Arc’teryx Procline Boot

Arcteryx Procline BootArc'teryx has issued a voluntary recall of its Procline Carbon Support Ski Mountaineering Boots due to fall hazard.

Below is content from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission and snews. OSI is not responsible for this information.*










The following information is from USCPSC:

Name of product:

Arc’teryx Procline boots

Hazard:

The axis pin located at the rear of the boot can dislodge, resulting in damage to the boot and posing a fall hazard.

Remedy:

Repair

Recall date:

August 24, 2017

Recall number:

17-210

Consumer Contact:

Arc’teryx Equipment toll-free at 866-458-2473 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, email productrecall@arcteryx.com or online at Arcteryx.com and click on the recall banner located at the top of the page for more information.

Recall Details

In Conjunction With: Health Canada

Description:

This recall involves Arc’teryx Procline ski mountaineering boots sold in the following models:

Procline carbon support boot, Procline carbon lite boot. The boots were sold in one color, cayenne (orange)/black and in men’s sizes 7½ to 14 and women’s sizes 6 to 10½ (MONDO sizes 23-30.5). “Arc’teryx” is located on the front of the boot.

Men’s Procline support boot, and Men’s Procline lite boot. The boots were sold in one color, grey/black and in sizes 7½ to 14 (MONDO sizes 25-30.5). “Arc’teryx” is located on the front of the boot.

Women’s Procline lite boot, and Women’s Procline support boot. The boots were sold in one color, euphoria (yellow)/black and in sizes 6 to 10½ (MONDO sizes 23 – 27.5). “Arc’teryx” is located on the front of the boot.

Only the foregoing models of boots that do not have a colored dot on the inside of the spoiler (the upper portion of the rear of the boot) are included in the recall.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled boots and return them to an authorized Arc’teryx dealer for a free repair.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 18 reports of the axis pin dislodging. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Ski and outdoor specialty stores such as Moosejaw and REI nationwide and online at Arcteryx.com and retailer websites such as Moosejaw.com and REI.com from April 2016 through March 2017 for between $750 and $1,000.

Importer(s):

Arc’teryx Equipment, a division of Amer Sports Canada Inc., of Vancouver BC, Canada

Distributor(s):

Arc’teryx Equipment, a division of Amer Sports Canada Inc., of Vancouver BC, Canada

Manufactured In:

Romania

Units:

About 3,900 (in addition, about 500 were sold in Canada)

 


The following information is from snews:

Arc'teryx recalls Procline boot

Arc'teryx has issued a voluntary recall of its Procline backcountry ski boots.

Arcteryx Procline Boots

Arc'teryx Procline boots manufactured between Nov. 1, 2015 and March 31, 2017 may be affected.

Arc'teryx announced Thursday that it is recalling first generation Procline backcountry ski boots.

In some boots, it has been reported that the axis pin near the heel has dislodged, which can cause a skier to fall or lose control. No injuries have been reported.


Check for a colored dot on the inside of the spoiler:

Arcteryx Procline Spoiler Dot



Last year, Backpacker Magazine gave the boot an Editor's Choice Award for exceptional mobility and range of motion.




"On behalf of Arc’teryx, thank you for your patience as we bring this new technology to market," Arc'teryx President Jon Horeauf said in a statement. "Innovation and quality are foundational building blocks of our brand design culture. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience this issue has caused and wish you to know that over our 25 year history of making climbing equipment, we have been and remain committed to creating products that enable consumers to move safely in the mountains."

If you have a pair of Procline boots, check the inside of the spoiler for a colored dot. If it does not have a colored dot, you should contact Arc'teryx to have your boots repaired at no cost.

 


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on 9/5/17
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