URGENT RECALL: Aqua Lung Apeks Regulators
WE EXCLUSIVELY USE APEKS REGULATORS AND HAVE HAD OUR UNITS SERVICED AFTER THE RECALL. THIS DOESN’T EFFECT US BUT IT MIGHT EFFECT YOU.
(this is what happens when a hand made regulator company in england gets bought out by a large corporation)
Aqua Lung USA, of Vista, California, has announced a recall of about 25,000 Apeks 2nd Stage Scuba Regulators due to a defect that poses a drowning hazard.
The defective regulators could be missing the diaphragm cover which can cause the diaphragm to become displaced during a dive, allowing water to enter the scuba regulator.
There have been no reports of injuries or deaths due to the defective regulators.
The recall affects the following regulators:
Owners of the regulators affected by the recall should stop using the equipment IMMEDIATELY and return the defective units to their local dealers.
From the CPSC: