Portable Power Station Recall - KTB1000 and PAC1000

Klein Tools is issuing a voluntary product recall on the Klein Tools KTB1000 and Blackfire PAC1000 Portable Power Station due to a potential safety hazard.

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Why Is There A Recall?

The Klein Tools KTB1000 and the Blackfire PAC1000 Portable Power Station are being recalled due to a particular situation where the inverter boards of the power stations can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.  All versions and date codes of these products are affected by this recall.


  1. Please stop using your Portable Power Station even if you have not experienced any issues.
  2. Please register your Power Station for the recall to return it for a refund using the link below

    Consumer Recall Submission Form

  3. For additional information, please contact us by toll-free telephone at 800-527-3099 from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., or e-mail us at ktb1000pac1000recall@kleintools.com. Be sure to include contact information, postal and email addresses.


In cooperation with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Klein has an outstanding safety record and we take this matter very seriously. No injuries have been reported from the use of these batteries, but Klein Tools is recalling them out of an abundance of caution. Our number one concern is the safety of our loyal Klein Tools customers. We apologize for any inconvenience and promise to redouble our efforts to continue providing you with quality tools.