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what do you wipe your vinyl with before printing?


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Post Tue Apr 16, 2002 7:47 am

what do you wipe your vinyl with before printing?

Can I ask you all with printer/cutters what do you use to wipe vinyl before printing. Having just paid for a replacement head on the PC60 I don't want to risk dust or debris causing faults.


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Post Tue Apr 16, 2002 8:12 pm

i use meths on my vinyl before printing with my PC60.
i think this works best. the head cleaning pen that roland supplies with the machine comes with alcohol on it too.
but to be honest i never really use that...
the small strip at the side of the machine should be changed ever month or so. its the small strip the head cleans its slef on it can get dirty.
any more on the subject feel free to ask.

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Post Tue Apr 16, 2002 10:18 pm

what do you mean 'cleans its slef' is that a special part on the machine, a slef and can u order them seperate....

Post Tue Apr 16, 2002 10:59 pm

is that not one of those slow moving creatures that climb the trees down under.. :lol: :lol:

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Post Tue Apr 16, 2002 11:11 pm

if you get a free koala with every PC60 - I'm definately getting one!

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Post Wed Apr 17, 2002 5:33 am

Harry you mean a Sloth, and we don't get them in Australia, we have possums here, and koalas, both climb trees.
Sloths come from Brazil and Central America.

silly lad!

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Post Wed Apr 17, 2002 6:53 pm

I have a very old PNC5000 and I clean the head with meths and a cotton wool bud after each job and it dont seem to hurt it . Brian :smile:

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