Generators, Compressors and Saws Ithaca NY

Valsi says fuel tanks leak on generators; Tap/Cummins says compressor has undersized power cord; Crain Cutter says toe-kick saws have problem with handle.

Local Companies

Cayuga Country Homes Incorporated
607-844-4316
Ithaca, NY
Habitat for Humanity of Tompkins and Cortland Counties
607-753-8510
Ithaca, NY
Oakcrest Builders Inc.
607-592-0082
Ithaca, NY
R. A. Jump Construction
607-273-6777
Ithaca, NY
Carina Construction Services
607-272-9226
Ithaca, NY
Antony Hsu
212-679-5473
Ithaca, NY
Creative Constructions of Ithaca, LLC
607-279-3368
Ithaca, NY
Momentum Builders, LLC
607-342-6757
Ithaca, NY
Perfect Painters Heritage Builders, Inc.
607-277-6260
Ithaca, NY
Balance Studio, LLC
607-277-0242
Ithaca, NY

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Source: TOOLS OF THE TRADE Magazine
Publication date: May 8, 2006

By Section Editor Katy Tomasulo

Valsi Generators Product: Valsi Power Equipment Single Phase Portable Generators, models G38MG0750RV, G42MG0750RV, G55MG0900RV, and G65MG1100RV. Recalled generators are black with blue label with Valsi Generator printed on it. Problem: The fuel tanks can crack and leak fuel, posing fire and burn risk.What to do: Stop using immediately. Company is notifying owners. Contact Valsi at 866-260-4842 to arrange for a free replacement gas tank. Source: Consumer Products Safety Commission, March 22, 2006

Tap/Cummins Air Compressors Product: Tap Enterprises/Cummins Industrial Tools Mini 2-Gallon Pancake Air Compressors. Problem: Undersized power cord can overheat and pose fire hazard; improper assembly of power cord strain relief and improper routing of internal conductors can cause shock hazard. What to do: Stop using immediately. Contact Cummins (www.cumminstools.com) for a refund. Source: Consumer Products Safety Commission, April 11, 2006

Crain Cutter Toe-Kick Saws Product: Crain Cutter Co. Toe-Kick Saw Model 795 (with blue handle and motor housing) Problem: The handle could break, causing the user to lose control, which could cause the saw to kick back and cause injury. What to do: Stop using immediately. Contact Crain at 800-538-7810 for repair or repair kit. Source: Consumer Products Safety Commission, April 13, 2006

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