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Feit Electronics 75W Equivalent CFLs
Item No: ESL18TM/18
Furniture, Furnishings & Decorations
Indoor Lighting
Light Bulbs (627)
Feit Electric Company, Inc.    
Feit
ESL18TM
 
 
Costco
Oregon
1/10/2011 This date is an estimate
Compact Flourecent Light Bulb Burn Out, Melt, Smoke

Feit Electric: 75W Equivalent CFLs, Item No: ESL18TM/18 purchased at Costco, Hillsboro, OR USA

2 of these bulbs have created hazard when they failed.

1) Plastic base housing turned brown from heat and completely melted hole in the housing
2) Smoke from the melting

Why are these bulbs safe? Feit said this is "normal" burn out. That is absurd.

I consider these unsafe and have put my house in fire danger.
5/18/2011
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Unspecified
Unspecified
Unspecified
Yes
No
No
Called Feit Electronics. Said "normal burn out performance
Yes
N/A

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