Alliance Outdoor Products Recalls Climbing Treestands Due to Fall Hazard

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Recalled XSCT334 Silent Adrenaline / XSCT355 Apache

  • Name of product:

    Climbing treestands


    The cable assemblies on the treestand can separate due to corrosion, posing a fall hazard to the user.

    Recall date:

    November 4, 2020

    Recall Details


    This recall involves 2017 model year X-Stand Climbing Treestand Silent Adrenaline XSCT334 and Apache XSCT355.  The model is identified on the box and in the instruction manual.  They are made from lightweight aluminum, have a black nylon netting seat and padded arm rests and seat bar.  The weight capacity is 300 pounds.  Treestands with a batch number located on the metal plate riveted to the stand that ends in “17” are included in the recall.   

    Model#                             Name                                   Batch Number

    XSCT334                         Silent Adrenaline                 5X-1017


    XSCT355                         Apache                                  5X-5317

    The UPC code for the recalled stands is 816153011219 (Silent Adrenaline) and 816153011677 (Apache).  The UPC code is located on the box. 


    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled climbing treestands and contact the firm for instructions on receiving a refund in the form of a gift card.        


    The firm has received five reports of the treestand’s cable separating, resulting in two injuries involving fractures.

    Sold At:

    Sportsman’s Guide stores (Silent Adrenaline treestands) and sporting goods stores (Apache treestands) nationwide and online at and   from May 2017 through December 2018 for between $200 and $230. 


    Alliance Outdoor Products Inc., d/b/a X-Stand Treestands, of Lakeville, Minn.

    This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

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