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Instant Recall


Air pistols recalled: Safety doesn't always work

The following recall has been announced:

DETAILS: Browning 800 Mag Air Pistols imported by Umarex USA Inc. of Fort Smith, Ark.; sold at sporting goods stores and gun shops nationwide from July 2006 through February 2008. The air pistols were manufactured in Turkey.

WHY: Under a variety of circumstances, the safety will not prevent the gun from firing, posing a risk of serious injury to the user or bystanders.

INCIDENTS: The firm has received one report of the pistol discharging while the safety was engaged. No injuries have been reported.

HOW MANY: About 9,500.

FOR MORE: Contact Umarex USA 866-503-3389 or visit the firm's website at