Stargaze™ Recliner Recall Notice

NEMO Equipment Recalls Stargaze™ Recliner Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

Dover, New Hampshire (August 7, 2018) – NEMO Equipment, Inc., in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), is voluntarily issuing a recall, subject to user inspection, of Stargaze™ Recliner chairs with specific date stamps because of a possibility of defects in the hubs that could create a fall hazard.

Stargaze Series

Name of Product:

Stargaze™ Recliner Chairs

Hazard:

The chair’s plastic joint supports can break, posing a fall hazard.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chairs. Do not discard the chair. Contact NEMO Equipment for a free inspection and, if necessary, replacement of the chair.

Recalled Product:

This recall involves the Stargaze™ Recliner, Stargaze™ Recliner Low, and Stargaze™ Recliner Luxury lifestyle camping chairs. These portable swinging and reclining outdoor chairs have an aluminum frame and black and gray monofilament mesh seat, and weigh between five and seven pounds. They were sold in four colors: birch leaf green, graphite, verdigris (teal) and Sedona (red). They come in a black, padded carrying case, and are used as a portable seat for camping and outdoor activities. The model name is printed on the pocket on the inside right side of the seat. The NEMO name and logo is attached to the back of the seat as a stitched logo. To identify the chair, please see below.

 


Product Identification

 

There is a two-step process to determine if your Stargaze™ is a recalled model.

 

Step 1: check date stamps

There are two black plastic hubs connecting the aluminum tubing on your Stargaze™ frame. Each hub contains a date stamp on one of the sockets that hold the legs. Note: both hubs must be checked to determine if your chair is affected.

Note: both hubs must be inspected

Date stamps are located on the sockets that hold the legs.

Find date stamp and use the chart below to evaluate.

Use the charts below to evaluate both of your chair’s hubs.

Affected date stamps

Your chair is okay. Do not return to NEMO Equipment.


Step 2: check for PUnch Mark

Turn the frame upside down. On the underside of the hubs there is a screw. Look for a small, circular punch mark next to the screw.

No punch mark; return chair to NEMO.

Punch mark; chair is fine


instructions for returning recalled chairs:

If your Stargaze™ chair is an affected model based on the evaluation above, please process a recall using the form below.

 

This recall is being conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.