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Category: Electrical appliances and equipment
Product: Battery charger
Name: Digi Charger D4
Type/number of model: Digi Charger D4
Batch number/Barcode: Unknown
OECD Portal Category: 78000000 - Electrical Supplies
Description: Battery charger. Input: 100-240V AC. Output:4.2V DC/3.7V DC/0.375A. Supplied in yellow, black and white packaging.
Country of origin: China
The transformer has no creepage or clearance distance between the windings, causing wires to touch.
The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.
Compulsory measures: Import rejected at borderVCompulsory measures: Import rejected at border
Electrical Safety First have highlighted a spelling mistake on the recalled product, which may indicate that it is fact counterfit
They provide this advice:
"Please note - this may be a counterfeit product. If in any doubt, please contact the retailer to determine the authenticity."
This is good advice, since a vendor of genuine Nitecore products should have documentation that the product meets the requiremnts of the LVD directive.
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