Mirka Random Orbit Sanders
Models affected: A variety of 3”-, 5”-, and 6”-diameter compact, yellow and black sanders. Visit the recalls section on HealthyCanadians.gc.ca for the complete list.
Sold: Nearly 300 of the affected units were sold in Canada, and a further 2,500 in the United States, between January 2013 and March 2016.
Potential problem: The sanders can short circuit. There have been two reported incidents – one in Canada – where the sanders started sparking and smoking.
Contact: Mirka, 800-843-3904; Mirka.com