Industry Recalls and Notices

Colt Manufacturing Safety Announcements
Colt’s Manufacturing Company LLC has determined that the Slide Lock Safety and the Recoil Spring Guide Pad in certain Colt model pistols were not manufactured to Colt specifications and must be replaced….

Ruger Safety Announcements
Ruger has recently received a small number of reports from the field indicating that LCP pistols can discharge when dropped onto a hard surface with a round in the chamber….

Smith and Wesson Product Safety Information
Safe and secure storage of your firearm is one of your most important responsibilities. It is a full-time responsibility. You must always secure your firearm and ammunition separately so that they are not accessible to children or other unauthorized persons….

Smith and Wesson Product 1911 Safety Recall
Smith & Wesson is committed to producing firearms of the highest quality. To accomplish this goal, we are constantly evaluating and monitoring the safety, reliability and performance of our products….

Smith and Wesson Shield Safety Recall
Smith & Wesson has identified a condition where the trigger bar pin could damage the lower trigger in certain M&P Shields in a way that may affect the functionality of the drop safety feature of the firearm, potentially allowing the pistol to discharge if it is dropped….

Smith and Wesson PC Model 329 Safety Recall
This safety recall notice applies to the limited edition model 329 revolver manufactured at the Smith & Wesson performance center. This safety recall notice applies to 270 revolvers manufactured at the performance center bearing serial numbers – ranging from BVA0004 to BVA0210 and DEW0001 to DEW0099….

Smith and Wesson i-Bolt Rifle Safety Recall
Smith & Wesson has identified a condition that may exist with the bolt supplied with some rifles that would allow the striker to become disengaged from its locking tabs during cycling of the bolt, allowing the rifle to fire without the trigger being pulled….

Smith and Wesson PC Model 460 Safety Recall
Smith & Wesson has received four (4) reports of barrel failures involving its Performance Center Model 460 revolvers.  These barrels were manufactured by an outside supplier….

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