RECALLS #22: Hart Consumer Products Recalls Nailers Due to Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Walmart


This is part 22 in a 22 part series: RECALLS

 This recall is from November 2021.
  • Hart 18-Gauge 2” Brad Nailer
  • Hart 18-Gauge 2” Brad Nailer with location of Model Number
Name of Product:  Hart 18-Gauge 2” Brad Nailers
The contact sensor on the nailer can malfunction and involuntarily discharge a nail, posing a risk of serious injury to the user or bystanders.

Remedy:  Refund
Recall Date:  November 10, 2021
Units:  About 15,700

Consumer Contact
Hart Consumer Products at 800-776-5191 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at or and click on Important Recall Information for more information
Recall Details
This recall involves Hart 18-Gauge 2” Brad Nailers with model numbers HPNR01, HPNR01B, HPNR01B-SK, or HPNR01BNCA. The white, blue, and black handheld tool has the name “HART” on the side of the nailer in white type on a black background and has “18ga BRAD NAILER” on the side of the nail tray/magazine in white type on a blue background. The model numbers are located on the side of the nail tray/magazine where the nails are loaded. 

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled nailer and return it to any Walmart USA store for a full refund.  Consumers may also return items for free by mail via a scheduled pickup from your home. To schedule a free pickup, consumers should call 800-776-5191.

Incidents/Injuries:  None Reported.

Sold At:  Walmart USA retail stores nationwide and online at from April 2021 through September 2021 for between $130 and $160.
Manufacturer(s):  Techtronic Industries Vietnam Manufacturing Co., Ltd., of Vietnam
Importer(s):  Hart Consumer Products Inc., of Anderson, South Carolina

Manufactured In:  Vietnam
Recall number:22-017 

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