High-Pressure Scuba Diving Air Hoses Recalled Due to Drowning Hazard
A-Plus Marine Supply is recalling certain high-pressure scuba diving air hoses. The diving hose that connects the regulator to the tank's pressure gauge can separate reducing the available air supply to the diver, posing a drowning hazard.
The recalled air hoses are high-pressure scuba air hoses with a black, smooth rubber outer covering. These hoses connect the regulator to the tank pressure gauge.
The phrase 'Scuba Diving High Pressure hose I.D. 3/16' (4.76 mm) W.P. 5000 PSI Exceeds SAE 100RT braid with Kevlar fiber from Dupont' is printed in white lettering on the hose's outer covering.
The recalled scuba hoses have metal fittings on each end. 'CE EN 250 230' is stamped on the female side of the fitting and '12Q1' on the male side. The hoses were sold at scuba diving retailers nationwide from April 2012 through June 2012.
For more information, contact A-Plus Marine Supply toll-free at 800-352-2360.