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Were these BC's only sold to people in Alabama??

Why not?????



At 10:55 PM 5/3/01, you wrote:
>                  Company Recalls About 10,000 Scuba
>                               Jackets
>                        The Associated Press
>                       Published: May 3, 2001
>WASHINGTON (AP) - A California company is recalling about 10,000 scuba
>jackets designed to prevent divers from floating to the surface because the
>            jackets could put them in danger of drowning.
>An overpressure valve on the buoyancy compensator devices, or BCDs,
>could stick open, presenting the danger, the Consumer Product Safety
>Commission said Thursday.
>Sheico PKS Inc. of Carlsbad, Calif., has received one report of a valve
>sticking open, but is not aware of any injuries.
>Divers should not use the jackets, which were sold by dive stores and mail-
>order catalogs from September 2000 through March 2001.
>The jackets were sold under these brand and model names:
>-Sherwood, models Silhouette, Magnum, Avid, Luna, Outback and Freedom,
>serial numbers 21280001 through 22010740.
>-Genesis, models Cayman, Cobra, Athena and Phantom, serial numbers
>21280001 through 22010740. Models Talon and ReCon, serial numbers
>20520001 through 22010740.
>-All units of the Aeris brand Atmos jacket.
>The model name is inside the jacket and the brand name on the right outside
>pocket. The serial number is on the air cell.
>People wanting more information can go to
>http://www.sherwoodscuba.com/opv, http://www.genesisscuba.com/opv or
>http://www.diveaeris.com.
>
>~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>Mike
>Huntsville Alabama
>~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Daniel
www.diverdan.net