UL Warns of AC/DC Adapters with Unauthorized UL Marks

Jun 17, 2010, 14:00 ET from Underwriters Laboratories

NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers that the AC/DC Adapters, identified below, bear unauthorized UL Listing Marks for the United States and Canada. These products have not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate standards for safety for the United States and Canada, and are not authorized to bear the UL Mark. It is unknown if these products comply with United States or Canadian safety requirements.

Name of Product: AC/DC Adapter Models: GM601-120200; GM601-120300; GM601-240250; GM-240270.

Number of Units: Unknown

Manufacturer: Unknown

Date of Manufacture: Unknown

Identification: On the unauthorized product's marking label:

AC/DC ADAPTER

MODEL:GM601-120200

INPUT:100-240V ~ 50/60Hz 2.0A

OUTPUT: 12V — 2.0A 24VA LPS


AC/DC ADAPTER

MODEL:GM601-120300

INPUT:100-240V ~ 50/60Hz 2.0A

OUTPUT: 12V 3.0A




 UL LISTED

   E321192

     37GD


 UL LISTED

   E321192

     37GD



AC/DC ADAPTER

MODEL:GM601-240250

INPUT:100-240V ~ 50/60Hz 2.0A

OUTPUT: 12V — 3.0A


AC/DC ADAPTER

MODEL:GM-240270

INPUT:AC100-240V 50/60Hz 1.0A

OUTPUT: DC24V 4.0A




 UL LISTED

   E321192

     37GD


 UL LISTED

 CAUTION: INDOOR USE ONLY.

                  MADE IN CHINA



Sold at: Unknown

Photos of the adapters with unauthorized UL marks: Photos of the product and label are available at: http://www.ul.com/global/eng/pages/corporate/newsroom/publicnotices/.

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