Part of the Bay Area News Group

KILLER COPTERS or Yet Another Toy Recall

By Jackie Burrell
Friday, June 27th, 2008 at 6:20 am in Toy Recalls.

Recalled toy helicopter The Consumer Product Safety folks just recalled another 104,000 toy helicopters because they overheat and burrrrst into flames. They’ve had seven reports of overheating and/or melting Thunder Wolf helicopter toys, including two reports of minor property damage (wait, property damage? what kind of property damage?) and one case where the helicopter — say it with us now — burrrrst into flames. That brings the 2008 recalled flaming copter total to 286,000. Perhaps it’s time to find something else to play with…something that doesn’t ignite …

[You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.]

Leave a Reply