|Maximus® Regulator Recall Subject: MAXIMUS® REGULATOR BULLETIN #SRB56-01|
of Part #29-5602-12 Second Stage Orifice Used on SRB5600, SRB5600D2 and
SRB5600CE Maximus® Regulators
Sherwood has received reports of cracked, bent and broken
second stage orifices of SRB5600, SRB5600D2 and SRB5600CE Maximus®
Regulators with the following serial numbers:
A broken second stage orifice can cause a loss of manual adjustment of the second stage regulator, a "free flow" and possible loss of breathing air requiring immediate ascent.
Your authorized Sherwood dealer will replace the second stage orifice at no charge to you. Do NOT use your regulator until an authorized technician has replaced the second stage orifice.
This bulletin only applies to the SRB5600, SRB5600D2 and SRB5600CE series Maximus® Regulators with the serial numbers listed above. The Serial Number is located on the top of the second stage case, next to the mouthpiece.
This program has been reported to the U.S. Consumer Product
Safety Commission who will monitor its effectiveness.