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Post Tue Sep 11, 2012 2:41 pm

Printhead Recovery

Does anyone know of anyone that can recovery blocked printheads or dried up heads? if so it any good or better to just buy a new one?
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Post Tue Sep 11, 2012 5:15 pm

yes and no... we need to know you printer and ink and how long it has been left
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Post Tue Sep 11, 2012 5:31 pm

do you know anybody in uk that is doing this sort of work? that i could send the heads to?
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Post Tue Sep 11, 2012 7:38 pm

Like Dave has already said depends on a few things, if you do find someone be careful because they may be able to unblock the nozzles but the deflections can still be a major problem so I have read.
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Post Wed Nov 21, 2012 1:27 pm

Hi, we have a Agfa Anapurna MW - I've lost a light cyan nozzle. Have tried the usual tricks of flushing solution through, letting the ink drip through for a while, and soaking the head in solution overnite. Is there anything else I can try or has it had it? thanks
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Post Wed Nov 21, 2012 1:58 pm

Sounds like you need to get an engineer in.

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Post Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:52 pm

Carleton, i have similar problem, i have sister machine the M2050.... once the heads show nozzle out, you got to jump on it... if they don't come clean then its a problem.. i cant speak publically but lets just say recently i lost a lot of nozzles!!!

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