May 28, 2001
and PETZL companies jointly inform you that, following a
comprehensive test programme, the manufacturer HILTI wishes to
state a possible risk associated with the use of the soft plastic glue
capsules sold for use with the PETZL BAT'INOX and COLLINOX
glue-in anchors, reference HVU M12*110 / P41 and HVU M10*90 / P56.
climbs, in natural rock, is traditionally done by hand, thus requiring a
different technique to that normally employed for threaded rods.
concern is that during hand mixing, the interior tube of hardener in the
flexible capsule may fold to the base of the exterior envelope and that
the mixture does not occur correctly. In this very unlikely (but
possible) case, proper curing of the glue may not occur.
HILTI and PETZL
are recalling all unused glue capsules
currently on the market.
them to the dealer where they were purchased.