Product Recall Alert

Lil Anglers Recalls Children's Fishing Rods Sold with Kid Casters No Tangle Combos Due to Violation of Federal Lead Content Ban

The fishing rods contain levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.

View The Official CPSC Recall Notice


This recall involves children’s fishing rods which were sold in a variety of colors including blue, green, orange, pink and red.

The rods were sold as part of the Kid Casters No Tangle Combo which includes a 34-inch inline rod and reel combo, plastic casting plug, rattle bobber and a pre-tied snap swivel. The reel has a 3.3:1 gear ratio and is equipped with a 6 lb. line.

The model numbers and date codes can be found on the fishing rod.

Model Date Code








KCBSNTWB34 21-01
KCGSNTWB34 21-01


Recalled Kid Casters combo kit Blue

Name of Product: Children's Fishing Rods sold with Kid Casters No Tangle Combos

Recall Date: April 20, 2023

Recall Number: 23-184

Hazard: The fishing rods contain levels of lead that exceed the federal lead content ban. Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health issues.

Sold At: Academy Sports and Outdoors, Bass Pro Shops and Dick’s Sporting Goods and other specialty sporting goods stores nationwide and online at and Lil Anglers website from January 2021 through March 2023 for between $25 and $35.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled fishing rods away from children, stop using them and contact Lil Anglers for a full refund or free replacement fishing rod.

Units: About 78,500 (In addition, about 2,250 sold in Canada)

Consumer Directions and Contact

What Do I Do if My Product is Recalled?

Lil Anglers toll-free at 844-347-4543 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at or online at or at and click on Recall Information on the top of the page for more information.

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