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08-02-2013, 09:00 PM #1
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Canadian Recall: MSR Hubba Tents
MSR Hubba Tents
July 31, 2013
July 31, 2013
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Source of recall:
Product Safety, Flammability Hazard
Hubba™ Solo backpacking tent, Hubba Hubba™ 2-person backpacking tent, Mutha Hubba™ 3-person backpacking tent
The recall involves the following MSR tents:
Tents affected by this recall:
Name SKU/Model Number Color
Hubba™ Solo 05143 Moss Green/Grey
Hubba Hubba™ 05144 Moss Green/Grey
Mutha Hubba™ 05145 Moss Green/Grey
Health Canada's testing process revealed that the materials used in these tents do not meet the requirements for tent flammability under Canadian law. The tents could easily catch fire if exposed to a continuous flame or other ignition source and cause severe burns to consumers.
Neither Cascade Designs Inc. nor Health Canada has received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these tents.
Approximately 13,903 tents were sold by retailers across Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled tents were sold from June 20, 2011 to July 8, 2013.
Place of origin
Manufactured in Taiwan.
Tai Chung Canvas
TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA
Cascade Designs Inc.
What you should do: Consumers should stop using the tent immediately.
For more information please call Cascade Designs Inc. at 1-800-531-9531 or by email.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
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