TenPoint Crossbow Technologies Recalls to Repair Crossbows Due to Injury Hazard

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–May 19, 2015 

  • TenPoint Shadow Ultra-Lite
    TenPoint Shadow Ultra-Lite

Recall Summary

Name of product:  TenPoint and Wicked Ridge crossbows

Hazard:  After the safety has been re-engaged, the crossbows can fire under certain circumstances if a consumer pulls the trigger, posing an injury hazard.

Consumer Contact:  TenPoint Crossbow Technologies at (800) 548-6837 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at [email protected], or online at www.tenpointcrossbows.com/ and www.wickedridgecrossbows.com/ and click on “Recall to Repair – Self Test” for more information.

Recall Details

Units:  About 127,000

Description:This recall involves nine models of two brands of crossbows that can be identified by their serial   numbers, which are located on the left side of the barrel of the crossbow below the trigger box. The TenPoint or Wicked Ridge brand name is printed on both sides of the crossbow barrel on all models except the GT Flex. The model name appears on both sides of the stock on all models. The GT Flex crossbows are black. The other affected models are camouflage patterns. One TenPoint Titan Extreme model crossbow and one Wicked Ridge Warrior HL model crossbow were specially produced in black, rather than the camouflage pattern that is standard for those models.  The crossbows were manufactured from 2011 to 2014.


Serial Number Range

TenPoint Shadow Ultra-Lite:

  • Model numbers C14018-7521 and C14018-7522


TenPoint Turbo XLT II:

  • Model Numbers C12020-4920, C12020-4521, and C12020-4522





TenPoint Titan Extreme:

  • Model Numbers C12047-6520, C12047-6521, C12047-6522, C13047-1912, and C13047-5312





TenPoint  Maverick HP:

  • Model Numbers C11055-3000, C11055-3521, C11055-3522, C11055-6000, C11055-6520, C11055-6521, and C11055-6522



TenPoint GT Flex:

  • Model Numbers C08066-3000, C08066-3420, C08066-3421, C08066-3422, C08066-3430, C08066-3431, C08066-3432, C14066-1000, C14066-1330, C14066-1331, and C14066-1332





TenPoint Phantom CLS-S:

  • Model numbers C10003-4211, C10003-4212, C10003-4221, and C10003-4222



Wicked Ridge Raider CLS:

  • Model numbers WR1221.6230,  WR1221.6326, and WR1221.6336




Wicked Ridge Invader HP:

  • Model numbers WR1205.6336, WR1205.6436, and  WR1205.6446




Wicked Ridge Warrior HL:

  • Model numbers  WR1215.6330, WR1215.6430,  WR1215.6440, and  WR1415.1436




Incidents/Injuries:  TenPoint has received 19 reports that arrows released from the crossbows when the consumer pulled the trigger under certain circumstances after the safety mechanism was re-engaged. There have been no reported injuries.

Remedy:  Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled crossbows. Contact TenPoint for detailed instructions on how to inspect any TenPoint or Wicked Ridge crossbow and instructions on how to receive a free repair, if the crossbow poses an unexpected firing hazard.

Sold at:  Bass Pro Shops, Cabela’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Dunham’s Sports, Gander Mountain, MC Sports, other hunting and sporting goods stores nationwide; direct sales from TenPoint; and online at Amazon.com, Basspro.com, Cabelas,com, dickssportinggoods.com and other internet retailers from January 2011 to May 2015 for between $400 and $1,800.

Manufacturer(s):  Hunter’s Manufacturing Company Inc., dba TenPoint CrossBow Technologies of Mogadore, Ohio

Manufactured in:  United States

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products under the agency’s jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. CPSC’s work to help ensure the safety of consumer products – such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and household chemicals -– contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.

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