NORTHBROOK, Ill., March 17, 2009 — Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers and retailers that the AC adaptors identified below have not been evaluated for safety by UL and bear a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States and Canada. These adaptors are known to be sold with Mist Makers under the brand name Spirit Halloween.
Name of Product: AC Adaptor, Model KA12A240120016U
Number of Units: Unknown quantity
Date of Manufacture: Unknown
Hazard: The plastic enclosure of the adaptor may separate into two halves, posing a risk of electric shock.
On the product: A label on the adaptor has an unauthorized UL Mark and the following:
INPUT: 120V AC 60Hz 340mA
OUTPUT: 24V AC 1200 mA
I. T. E POWER SUPPLY
MADE IN CHINA
Identification: On the packaging: The packaging for the adaptor has wording “Spirit” and “Mist Maker.”
What you should do: UL recommends that consumers stop using the product immediately and return it to the place of purchase.
Sold at: The products are known to have been sold with Spirit Halloween Mist Makers, at www.spirithalloween.com.
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