Samsonite Dual Wattage Travel Converter Kits are being recalled due to the possibility of the converters overheating if the load goes over 50 watts while in the 50 watts setting.  The converters are used to make standard US and Canadian appliances usable overseas.

The converters were sold online and at retail stores nationwide for aprox. $35.  Consumers can contact Samsonite at  (800) 382-7259 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday; by e-mail or online at