Power Adapters Sold with LectroFan Sound Machines Recalled by ASTI Due to Shock Hazard
ASTI has received three reports of power adapters breaking or pulling apart, exposing the metal prongs
Adaptive Sound Technologies (ASTI) has initiated a recall of approximately 35,000 Power Adapters which were sold with their LectroFan Sound Machines. The casing on the power adapter can break when plugged into an electrical outlet, exposing its metal prongs, posing an electrical shock hazard.
The affected power adapter has ASTI AC Adapter and model number XHY050050UCC printed on the side. The LectroFans were black or white with a matching black or white power adapter. The LectroFan machines have a serial number between 3 551615 528640 and 3 551615 618639 or between 3 551636 000010 and 3 551636 285179. The serial number is printed on a label on the bottom of the machine and LectroFan is printed on the front. The LectroFan Sound Machine has 10 fan sounds and 10 white noise sounds.
To date, ASTI has received three reports of power adapters breaking or pulling apart, exposing the metal prongs. No injuries have been reported to date in connection with this issue.
Consumers should immediately stop using the LectroFan, disconnect the power adapter and contact the firm to receive a free replacement power adapter. Consumers can continue to use the sound machine with the USB cable supplied with the LectroFan by plugging it into a computer's USB port or into another power adapter. ASTI is contacting all purchasers of the recalled product directly.
The affected power adapters were sold exclusively online from November 2016 through February 2017 for about $50.
Consumers with any additional questions or concerns regarding this recall can contact ASTI at (866) 220-7607.