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by mrtn
Sun Dec 10, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Putting BN-20 into Storage
Replies: 2
Views: 18

Re: Putting BN-20 into Storage

How long is the period?
Do you have a domesticated dealer to perform the ink line wash?
by mrtn
Sun Dec 10, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 1600 + Labels - Each with Different Text!! How?
Replies: 4
Views: 76

Re: 1600 + Labels - Each with Different Text!! How?

Yes, the template does not have any hyphenation functions AFAIK.
by mrtn
Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:09 am
Forum: Warranties & Roland Care
Topic: Roland BN-20 Maintenance Stats
Replies: 2
Views: 21

Re: Roland BN-20 Maintenance Stats

BN-20 is not Peck compatible. It has its own service application available for service engineers only.
by mrtn
Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Roland BN20 and Eco-Sol Max inks.
Replies: 2
Views: 31

Re: Roland BN20 and Eco-Sol Max inks.

ESL3 (MAX) is great. This is the original ink type for the BN-20. Less maintenance needed compared to MAX3 which is a faster drying ink. MAX3 is good for bigger machines where maintenance is easier due to better access to parts.

You might want to perform head wash, yes.
by mrtn
Fri Dec 08, 2017 5:01 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Performing Head wash on BN20 and no cleaning solvent is getting consumed
Replies: 6
Views: 83

Re: Performing Head wash on BN20 and no cleaning solvent is getting consumed

That's typical. The third party ink manufacturers use off standard cartridge sizes to circumvent license fees to the copyright holders. So the rubber valve seal is too thick and/or the cartridge does not seat correctly. There's a manufacturer who uses cartridges a couple of millimeters smaller and i...
by mrtn
Fri Dec 08, 2017 12:34 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: SOLVED! | Bn-20 | Printhead healthy?
Replies: 8
Views: 138

Re: Bn-20 and his owner needs help. Printhead healthy?

Yes, this would be the correct choice of action.

Get a cartridge of ESL4-CL, nothing else:

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by mrtn
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: SOLVED! | Bn-20 | Printhead healthy?
Replies: 8
Views: 138

Re: Bn-20 and his owner needs help. Printhead healthy?

Correct. Dampers only need replacing together with the printhead OR there’s a blockage in the damper filter causing missing nozzles when printing. Or a leak. No other situation. Do not attempt to replace them yourself, too dangerous. I have been doing this for two decades and I’m still really carefu...
by mrtn
Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:14 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: SOLVED! | Bn-20 | Printhead healthy?
Replies: 8
Views: 138

Re: Bn-20 and his owner needs help. Printhead healthy?

Don't worry, it's all good. You have one stuck nozzle in Yellow but this will probably open if when you start using the machine. Put a few drops of cleaning fluid on the captop before turning the machine off next time.
by mrtn
Wed Dec 06, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Roland VersaWorks and other Software
Topic: versaworks and BN-20 stops mid print
Replies: 1
Views: 41

Re: versaworks and BN-20 stops mid print

Set the Energy profile in the PC to "High performance".
by mrtn
Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: Say Hello
Topic: Quick hello
Replies: 2
Views: 36

Re: Quick hello

Welcome, also post pics of your Harley.