SAFE LOADING MAX WT

         
Number 16CG054S   MIC: WZX
Company: RIGID BOAT CO INC   Company Official: PLC
Model Name: 12' Fiberglass Fish   Model Year: 2015
Problem 1: SAFE LOADING MAX WT      
Problem 2: LEVEL FLOTATION      
HIN WZXXF130L515   Case Open Date: 3/2/2016
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date:
Units 14   Campaign Open Date 11/15/2017
Boat Type 11   Campaign Close Date 7/11/2018
Severity:   Last Date: 7/11/2018
Comments:  
"(1) Persons Cap < 1/2"" (2) Serial number include letter I. BOAT TEST FAILED, MAILED TEST, DNR and CUR forms 3/4/16 - JT. MNF mailed in letter 5/26/16 JT.051016 - MNF CLAIMS BOAT IS A CANOE/KAYAK, BUT BSX DISAGREES. Sent PLC email to call mnf 5/27/16 JT.061316 - INF MNF HIS LAWYER'S CLAIM BOAT IS CANOE/KAYAK IS INCORRECT, MEANWHILE MNF IS ALSO PURSUEING EXEMPTION. PLC.032217 - EXEMPTION CGB 16-007 GRANTED ON NOV 16 FOR DISP OF CAP AND SL, BUT NOT LF. MNF STILL NEEDS TO REPAIR AND RECALL BOAT FOR LF. PLC.032817 - INFO MNF ONLY ACCEPTABLE CORRECTION IS TO ADD FLOTATION, NOT JUST ADJUST CAP LABEL. MNF WILL MOD BOAT AND RETEST. PLC.080917 - BOAT MODEL DISCONTINUED. 7 UNITS PRODUCED. EXCEPTION WAS GRANTED TO MODIFY THE HP FROM 7 TO 2, MAKING IT A MOD LEVEL FLOTATION NOW. PASSED RETEST WITH 2HP, MWC 353, MPC OF 2 OR 293. READY FOR DN AND RECALL. PLC.8/11/17 Mailed retest, CUR, DNR and created and closed case number 17cg103 which was the new test number as per PLC. The test data for the retest reads HP FAIL, Max Persons PASS, Max Persons In Pounds FAIL, MaximumWeight Capacity FAIL, Flotation Test For Persons Capacity PASS, Stability Test (Starboard) PASS, Stability Test (Port) PASS, Level Flotation Test Without Weights For Persons Capacity PASS * see also 17 CG101 - CC111517 - MNF PASSED RETEST AFTER SUBM LOWER CAP LABEL. WILL NOT USE EXEMPTION AFTER ALL. MUTUALLY AGREED TO ALLOW LOWER CAP LABEL FROM 6 HP TO 2 HP, AND USE OF USCG CAP LABEL FOR RECALL. RCVD DNR, CUR1, DN LETTER, REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS. PLC.071118 - CUR5: 2 UC, ALL CUSTOMERS CONTACTED. CAMP CLOSED. PLC."