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Coffee maker recalled after reports of injury

Coffee maker being recalled. Coffee maker being recalled.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Black and Decker is voluntarily recalling their Space Maker coffee makers. The handles of these under-the-cabinet coffee makers can break off, causing injuries. 

The coffee makers were sold at major national retailers from July 2008 through May 2012, and cost between $50 and $80.

According to the recall, Applica Consumer Products, Inc., the distributor of the coffee maker, received reports of more than 1200 handles breaking and nearly 70 reports of cuts or burns.

Model numbers for the recalled coffee makers are:

  • SDC740
  • SDC740B
  • SDC740BR
  • SDC740C
  • SDC740DIS
  • SDC740RS
  • SDC750
  • SDC750C
  • SDC750DIS.

The model number is printed on the underside of the coffee maker, directly below the water reservoir.

Consumers should immediately stop using the coffee makers and contact Applica to exchange their coffee pot for a free replacement.

For more information, contact Applica Consumer Products toll-free at (866) 708-7846 between 8:30 a.m. through 5 p.m. ET, or visit the firm's website at www.acprecall.com.

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