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Shooting Industry November 2010 - Page 13
B enchmade Knife Co. has acquired Wilsonville, Ore.-based Lone Wolf Knives Inc. “Those familiar with Lone Wolf Knives appreciate the extremely strong connection the brand and product has with the outdoors. We are very excited about the opportunities that will emerge as a result of our acquisition,” said Les de Asis, founder and CEO of Benchmade. Benchmade officials say new Lone Wolf products will be launched at the 2011 SHOT Show in Las Vegas. For more information, visit www. benchmade.com. Benchmade Acquires Lone Wolf Knives H HSS Issues Recall 4.625 in. unter Safety System (HSS) has announced a voluntary recall of the carabineers included with the HSS 300 Ultra Lite Harness. HSS says its testing revealed the carabineer gate retention pins can inadvertently detach, permitting the carabineer gate to open. “Although we have not had any reports of this happening outside our factory, we are issuing this voluntary recall to maintain the highest possible product-quality standards for all of our customers. We are replacing all carabineers that were included with the HSS 300 Ultra Lite Harnesses free of charge, including shipping,” said John Wydner, HSS co-owner and president. The UPC Code for this item is: 8-5954000083-0. The company is asking owners and users of the HSS 300 Ultra Lite Harness to immediately discontinue use of the carabineers and the included lineman’s climbing strap, and to call 1-877-2963528 for a carabineer exchange. For additional information, visit www. hssvest.com. PRODUCT SAFETY NOTICE — WARNING DO NOT USE REMINGTON 17 HMR AMMUNITION IN SEMI-AUTOMATIC FIREARMS. DO NOT USE THE REMINGTON MODEL 597 17 HMR SEMI-AUTOMATIC RIFLE. Remington has been notiﬁed by its supplier of 17 HMR ammunition that 17 HMR ammunition is not suitable for use in semi-automatic ﬁrearms. The use of this ammunition in a semi-automatic ﬁrearm could result in property damage or serious personal injury. If you have a semi-automatic ﬁrearm chambered for 17 HMR ammunition, immediately discontinue use of Remington 17 HMR ammunition. If you have any Remington 17 HMR ammunition that you wish to return to Remington, contact Remington Consumer Service at the number below. Do not return the ammunition to the dealer. Remington will provide you with a $10.00 mail-in coupon for each complete box of 50 rounds of Remington-branded 17 HMR ammunition you return to Remington. This coupon will be good for the purchase of any Remington ammunition at your local dealer. In light of the ammunition manufacturer’s notice, it is very important that you immediately stop using your Remington Model 597 17 HMR semi-automatic riﬂe. If you own a Remington Model 597 17 HMR semi-automatic riﬂe and wish to return it to Remington, please contact the below Remington Consumer Service number. In return for your Remington Model 597 17 HMR synthetic stock semi-automatic riﬂe, Remington will provide you with a mail-in coupon valued at $200.00 good for the purchase of a replacement, new Remington ﬁrearm. If you have a laminate stock Remington Model 597 17 HMR semi-automatic riﬂe, Remington will provide you with a mail-in coupon valued at $250.00 good for the purchase of a new Remington ﬁrearm. Remington will also provide free shipping labels for the return of your Model 597 17 HMR semi-automatic riﬂe to Remington. Please allow up to 6 weeks after Remington receives your Model 597 17 HMR semi-automatic riﬂe or your Remington-branded 17 HMR ammunition for the appropriate coupons to arrive. Instructions for redemption of the coupons will be contained on the coupon. For any consumer questions or instructions on how to return your Model 597 17 HMR semi-automatic riﬂe or your Remington-branded 17 HMR ammunition, please contact the Remington Consumer Service Department at 1-800-243-9700, prompt #3. Read SI Digital www.shootingindustry.com www.shootingindustry.com We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Safety First. Always observe the ten commandments of safe gun handling and wear approved eye and ear protection anytime you are shooting. NOVEMBER 2010 13