Home Depot Recalls CE Tech Riser Cable Due to Fire Hazard

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Recall date: April 09, 2013
Recall number: 13-163

CE Tech 1,000 ft. Riser Cable

Hazard:The riser cable does not meet fire resistance standards for riser cable, posing a fire hazard.

Home Depot at (800) 394-7519 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at Spring Black Friday Deals 2013 - Home Improvement Made Easy and click on Product Recalls for more information.

Recall Details

Units:About 11,300

Description:This recall involves 1,000 ft. CE Tech riser cable sold in boxes of 1,000 ft. lengths. It is intended to run between floors of a building as data cable. This type of cable must self-extinguish in a fire. The cable is gray and marked (UL) E316395. The cable’s box is blue and black and is marked CE Tech 1,000 ft. riser cable, Cat 6 23-4.

Incidents/Injuries:None reported

Remedy: Consumers should remove the recalled cable and return it to Home Depot for a full refund.
Sold exclusively at

Home Depot stores nationwide from January 2013 through February 2013 for about $100.

Home Depot U.S.A. Inc., of Atlanta, Ga.
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