The switch on DEWALT DC305 Reciprocating Saws can cause a fire hazard due to shorting out.

The full details of the recall can be viewed at:

KS Woodwork

Release #07-068

Dewalt DC305

Name of Product: DEWALT DC305 Model Reciprocating Saws

Description: This recall involves cordless DEWALT DC305 model reciprocating saws with date codes 200601-49 through 200640-49. They are yellow and black and about 18 inches long. The model number is located on the name plate on the side of the housing and the date code is located under the handle where the battery is inserted.

Sold at: Major home centers and hardware stores nationwide from May 2006 through November 2006 for between $380 and $800.