Small problem with your sublimation printer? Don’t worry, keep doing these regular maintenance

September 11, 2020

As a mechanical device, a digital printing machine may have various printing problems after a long period of use, especially when printing problems continue to occur, you must be vigilant. One reason may be that the daily regular maintenance is not done well.

Here we will focus on the regular maintenance of digital printing machines. Fedar Sublimation Textile Printer has compiled some knowledge about the regular maintenance of digital printing machines. Please follow Fedar and take a look at which parts need regular maintenance and what is the maintenance period!

 

Daily inspection and maintenance items

1.Is the waste ink tank full? If it is near the red line in below picture, Please clean up the waste ink.

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2. Is there air in the ink cartridge inlet tube? If there is a problem with the box on the right. The ink is agglomerated in the ink tube or ink cartridge, causes ink not to flow. Please clean the ink cartridge

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3.Check whether the nozzle is in good condition before production? If the print head has sporadic broken lines, please do the cleaning operation

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Check maintenance items every two weeks

1.Oiling the belt. It is recommended to put some grease on the belt. Location of belts at both ends of the printer. Grease can pass through the belt, transfer to the running-in position of the gear and belt

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2. Capping station cleaning. First move the carriage out of the ink capping position. Turn on the ink pump test function. The prepared water, Slowly pour into the cap for cleaning

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3.Wiper cleaning. Wiper cleaning with wet wipes or white cloth dipped in clean water

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Check maintenance items every three months

Encoder strip cleaning. Under normal circumstances, Check and clean the encoder strip every three months. Wipe clean with a white cloth dipped in alcohol. If the environment is bad, It is recommended to clean up once a month

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Check maintenance items every year

Power check. Whether the wires, sockets and plug board are aging or broken.

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