About Crosman Semi-automatic Style Air Pistols, model numbers C21, C31 and 9-C31BRM with serial numbers beginning with 12J, 12K, 12L, 12M, 13A, 13B or 13C

Recall Date: 9/6/2013

This recall involves Crosman semi-automatic style air pistols with model numbers C21, C31 and 9-C31BRM with serial numbers beginning with 12J, 12K, 12L, 12M, 13A, 13B or 13C. The model and serial numbers are located on side of the air pistol. The air pistols use a CO2 cartridge to propel plastic BBs and are used for recreational shooting. The air pistols are black, measure 8 ½ inches long and weigh 1 ½ lbs. Crosman’s name and partial address are printed in the “Warning” information on the left side of each pistol.

Consumer Contact

Crosman Corp. toll-free at (866) 583-7340 anytime, or online at www.crosman.com and click on Important Safety Notice at the top of the web page.

Retailers

  • Sporting goods stores, mass merchandisers and other stores nationwide from November 2012 through June 2013 for between $45 and $60.

Manufacturers

  • Crosman
  • WinGun Technology

Made In

  • Taiwan

Importers

  • Crosman Corp., of Bloomfield, N.Y.

Category ID: 1814

Number of Units Sold: About 16,000

Hazards

  • The air pistols can explode at high temperatures, propelling the pistol’s broken plastic pieces into the air, and posing a risk of serious eye and other injuries to users.

Injuries

  • None reported

Resolution, Remedy, Fix

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled air pistols, remove the CO2 cartridge and contact Crosman for instructions to return the air pistols to Crosman for a free replacement air gun or a full refund.

Resolution Options

  • Replace
  • Refund

Report an incident with Crosman Semi-automatic Style Air Pistols, model numbers C21, C31 and 9-C31BRM with serial numbers beginning with 12J, 12K, 12L, 12M, 13A, 13B or 13C

Images of Crosman Semi-automatic Style Air Pistols, model numbers C21, C31 and 9-C31BRM with serial numbers beginning with 12J, 12K, 12L, 12M, 13A, 13B or 13C

image of Crosman Semi-automatic Style Air Pistols, model numbers C21, C31 and 9-C31BRM with serial numbers beginning with 12J, 12K, 12L, 12M, 13A, 13B or 13C

image of Crosman Semi-automatic Style Air Pistols, model numbers C21, C31 and 9-C31BRM with serial numbers beginning with 12J, 12K, 12L, 12M, 13A, 13B or 13C

Sources: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2013/Crosman-Recalls-Air-Pistols