Safety Notices and Recalls Fiberglass Sledgehammer

April 20, 2023

CRAFTSMAN Fiberglass Sledgehammers (Models Listed Below)


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Hazard: The head of the sledgehammers can loosen prematurely and detach unexpectedly during use, posing an impact injury hazard to the user.

Description: This recall involves CRAFTSMAN® Fiberglass Sledgehammers with model numbers listed below. The recalled sledgehammers weigh between 2 and 12 pounds and range between 14” and 36” in length and are red and black. The model numbers are marked on the hammer head.

recall model numbers for Craftsman fiberglass sledge hammer CMHT54163, CMHT56006, CMHT56011, CMHT56019

What Should The Consumer Do:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled sledgehammers and contact Stanley Black & Decker for instructions to receive a full refund.

Contact Stanley Black & Decker toll-free at 855-418-3032 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.

    Note: This is part of a larger sledgehammer recall by Stanley Black & Decker that also includes DEWALT® and Stanley FATMAX® sledgehammers. For information on those other affected products, visit

    If you are located in Canada, please visit