Binaltechs made in China question

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  1. vektsilver

    vektsilver Transorganic member

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    Hey not sure if this was mentioned prior but are the Binaltech transformers affected in that Led paint recall caused by China. All Binaltechs were manufactured over in china so im assuming they probably are painted with the same led paint.

    thanks in advance for the info.
     
  2. Prisoner1138

    Prisoner1138 TFW2005 Supporter

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    Not every bottle of paint in China has lead in it. Not to mention, why are you sucking on your BT's anyway?
     
  3. Chosen

    Chosen Space Ninja

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    Binaltech predates all of this current lead paint shenanigans. Almost silly how paranoid some people (not necessarily you, vekt) are getting with this recall stuff. It's to be expected from the companies, so they maintain a positive image, but people worrying about years-old products now?
     
  4. ranoobu

    ranoobu I like fried chicken

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    I switched to pens.. i found out there was lead in my pencil.

    :) 

    They worry more about children when it comes to lead in the paints.. exactly for the reason prisoner pointed out.. kids put things in their mouths..
     
  5. Rewind

    Rewind Be Kind TFW2005 Supporter

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    Well I for one am DAMN glad that my car runs on unleaded gasoline. Phew!
     
  6. Basketball Jones

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    The "lead" in pencils is a form of carbon known as graphite.

    They contain no lead.

    Hmm...it may be reason for concern. Would anyone wish to take a low-cost Binaltech and apply a home lead testing kit to it?
     
  7. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    I'm more concerned about the BT KOs...
     
  8. Mixmaster

    Mixmaster logh ghot SIS yoD TFW2005 Supporter

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    I think ranoobu knows, hence the smiley.
     
  9. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    Agreed!
     
  10. Nevermore

    Nevermore It's self-perpetuating a parahumanoidarianised!

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    I think even IF your BTs DID contain lead paint, you wouldn't have to worry unless you were LICKING them...
     
  11. Soundblaster1

    Soundblaster1 The Heisenberg of Toys

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    And paint was coming off.
     

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