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Product name Drone Nerds Self-Balancing Scooters/Hoverboards
Description This recall involves certain Drone Nerds self-balancing scooters, commonly referred to as hoverboards . The hoverboards have two wheels at either end of a platform and are powered by lithium-ion battery packs. They were sold in a variety of colors. 
Problem The lithium-ion battery packs in the self-balancing scooters/hoverboards can overheat, posing a risk of the products smoking, catching fire and/or exploding. 
Distribution Drone Nerds store in Aventura, Florida and online at for about $300. 
Company Drone Nerds 888-785-7543; web site 
Dates sold November 2015 through March 2016 
Date posted 11/15/2017 
Additional information For additional information, visit the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's news release 

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