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Horizon Hobby, Inc., the Consumer Product Safety Commission, and Health Canada have announced the recall of about 16,600 Blade mCP X model helicopters and replacement parts in the U.S. and an additional 1,300 in Canada due to impact and laceration hazards. The main blade grips and main rotor blades can release from the main rotor head of the product, posing a hazard to users.
Horizon Hobby, based in Champaign, Ill., has received 312 reports of the main rotor blade releasing, with 34 reports of impact. Twelve reports resulted in laceration injuries.
The recall includes the following Blade mCP X model helicopters and replacement blades: (The model numbers are printed on the underside of the products’ boxes, with the bar code)