Why does EDELRID publish PEGUET's call to review of the MAILLON RAPIDE 8mm??
EDELRID sells the MAILLON RAPIDE 8 MM by PEGUET as a stand-alone product and also uses the Maillon in other EDELRID products.
Was there an accident with a defective screw link?
No, the defective screw link was dicovered during the incoming goods inspection by EDELRID. There was no accident.
What is the role of PEGUET and EDELRID?
PEGUET is the manufacturer of the product. EDELRID acts as a dealer in this context and has only limited possibilities for action here. The responsibility for the PPE product lies with the manufacturer PEGUET. EDELRID also incorporates the MAILLON RAPIDE 8 MM as a semi-finished product in EDELRID-systems and -products and therefore calls for inspection of these products.
What does PEGUET say about the incident?
PEGUET has published the following warning on its website on 02.04.2021
A PDF can be downloaded here: Link PDF
What is the technical background for this safety call?
The technical background is currently being checked by PEGUET. The clarification here is PEGUET's responsibility.
Are other products affected?
EDELRID installs the PEGUET screw link into some of its own products. The following products contain the MAILLON RAPIDE 8 MM and should be checked accordingly: