45 cal. ammo recall

Discussion in '1911 Forum' started by washabra, Feb 11, 2011.

  1. washabra

    washabra New Member

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    .45 ammo recall


    As a safety issue, you should check and see if you have any of this.

    FEDERAL and AMERICAN EAGLE

    45 AUTO PRODUCT SAFETY WARNING

    Immediate Action Required

    FEDERAL CARTRIDGE COMPANY • 900 BOB EHLEN DRIVE • ANOKA, MN 55303 • PHONE 763.323.2300 • Toll Free: 1-800-322-2342

    Certain lots of recently manufactured 45 Auto ammunition may contain an incorrect propellant
    charge. Use of product from these lots may result in firearm damage and possible
    serious injury.

    DO NOT USE PRODUCT FROM THE FOLLOWING LOTS:

    38X628 through 38X765
    38T401 through 38T414

    If you have in your possession any 45 Auto with the following brand names and part numbers,
    check to see if your ammunition package contains the above lots: American Eagle® (AE45A,
    AE45N1, or AE45A250), Champion™ (WM5233), GoldMedal® (GM45B), Hi-Shok® (45C, 45D)
    and Federal® Personal Defense® (C45C, C45D).

    THIS WARNING APPLIES ONLY TO THE LOTS LISTED ABOVE.

    If you possess ammunition from any of these lots, or have questions concerning this warning, please contact us
    at 1-800-831-0850 or 1-800-322-2342 and ask for Product Service.

    Federal will provide replacement product
    and will cover the cost of returning the affected product.

    We apologize for any inconvenience this my cause.

    http://www.federalpremium.com/pdf/45_Auto_warning.pdf
     
  2. spittinfire

    spittinfire New Member Supporter

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    Thanks for the warning but it's been posted several times already.