Question about IBM 6400 Matrix Printer

1 Answer

089 Ribbon Stall Check Ribbon

After tightening the screw on the platen lever and realigning the forms, I tried to print and I get a message that ribbon stalled. please advice.

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2009

    while printing 089 ribbion stall error code is coming then it getting stop

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

Your Ribbon HUB is Broken. Replace it.
Problem will be Solved.

Regards,

Pawan Dahake
( IPS, Nagpur )
INDIA.

Posted on Mar 04, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Ribbon stucking


Hello nikil

The problem is the adjustments.
Try to do the adjustment of the lever i.e. platen. As if this is too tight then the ribbon will not get the correct movement and it strangles. Adjust the two screws on either sides they are T-10 type . Try to un-screw a little on both the sides. and try to print.

Dec 26, 2011 | Tally Matrix T2280 Printer

1 Answer

I keep getting wrinkled ribbon in my zebra XiIII printers Part seems to be caused by static, the ribbon will not rewind properly


Its probably not static. 1. Wipe the print head and platen roller with alcohol dampened qtip or lint free cloth. Print about 30 labels while gently pressing on the ribbon supply, causing it to drag a little and observe if the wrinkles stop. If so tighten the nut on the end of the ribbon supply a little at a time until wrinkles disappear. Check the head pressure toggles on top of the print head and make sure they are adjusted about the same. If you have been printing a lot of the same size labels, check the platen roller (white) at the point where the right edge of the label rides on it for a slight offset where the roller is worn down. If it is worn, the only fix is to replace the platen roller.

Feb 17, 2011 | Zebra Xi Series 170XiIII Thermal Label...

1 Answer

092 RBN DRVR Circuit see user's manual 089 RIBBON STALL


CMX doesn't detect ribbon drive motor: either bad motor or a cable to the cmx card is off or defective from the ribbon motor

Jack

Aug 16, 2010 | IBM 6400 Matrix Printer

2 Answers

My printer has stopped printing the letters onto the dvd properly


1. Remove lid/top
2. Move blue lever left or right to unlock ribbon roll
3. Loosen ribbon or tighten as needed -
NOTES: If ribbon roll is too tight it will show wrinkles; it should look smooth if positioned correctly; if too tight it will not print portions of some letters; keep re-positioning if this does not work after first try.
4. Use flat-head screw driver to adjust front uptake (used) ribbon-roll as needed to make it smooth too. Lift out & re-position, if you need to.
THIS WORKED FOR ME but I had to re-do my re-positioning of both rolls several times before it began printing 100% of letters again. 4bb240d8-5e9d-4611-9ca4-33b5883e40b9.jpg 5a5b4381-7ee8-480f-943e-041aa738011d.jpg c86d59ae-1b7e-4755-b895-08007064e847.jpg Journal Kentucky Lexington Monitor www jklm us

May 20, 2010 | Rimage Perfect Image Prism Thermal Printer

1 Answer

Labelwriter 400 Thermal Printer: How do I re-assemble the platen release lever in m...


Here is how I fixed my 450.

You have to open the case, which invalidates the warranty.

First, remove the case front - http://global.dymo.com/img/compel/cRydqiFncuah2s6Pf5DxrozTFsn13Cnc.pdf

Undo 2 long screws (front) and 2 short screws(rear) underneath the case.

Remove side panels and base carefully as there are ribbon connectors to the base which might get damaged.

You will see two metal pins at the left front, partially hidden by a ribbon cable - do not damage the ribbon!

There is a notch on the metal part of the platen lever which goes against the front pin.

The hole in the metal part then gets pressed down until it catches on a groove in the second pin.

Do it in that order or it is likely to just pop off again.

You then spend several hours getting all the bits of the case to fit back together. Put the front on last.

Mine is now working but I accept no responsibility for what happens to yours!

May 16, 2010 | Dymo LabelWriter 400 Thermal Printer

3 Answers

The print is only clear on the left side of the forms...


Platen Gap Adjustment (Figure 35)
IMPORTANT Only do this procedure if the original equipment shuttle frame assembly or platen has been replaced by a new or
refurbished unit.
1. Prepare the printer for maintenance (page 338).
2. Remove the shuttle cover assembly (page 357).
3. Loosen the platen open belt (page 415, steps 2, 3, and 4).
4. Raise the forms thickness lever (1) to the fully open position.
5. If you are adjusting any model except the 6400-i20, select a 0.011 inch (0.28mm) flat feeler gauge.
If you are adjusting a 6400-i20, select a 0.012 inch (0.30 mm) flat feeler gauge.
ATTENTION Do not force the platen against the feeler gauge. Damage to the hammer tips will result.
6. Insert the feeler gauge (2) straight down between the hammer bank cover plate (3) and ribbon mask (4), within four
hammer positions of the left end of the hammer bank.
ATTENTION Adjust the platen set screws less than 1/4 turn on one side, then check the other side. Adjustment sensitivity is
approximately 0.03 inch per revolution of the set screw. Also, insert the feeler gauge no more than two inches down
from the top of the ribbon mask.
7. Gently close the forms thickness lever (1). As the platen is closing, gently slide the feeler gauge up and down, keeping it
between the hammer tips and ribbon mask. If the feel is too tight as the platen closes, adjust the 3/32 inch set screw (5)
counterclockwise. If the feel is too loose, adjust the set screw clockwise. With the forms thickness lever closed all the way,
the feeler gauge should contact both the tips and the ribbon mask and move with light friction. Shift the gauge slightly to
verify.
8. Repeat steps 4 through 7 at the right end of the hammer bank.
9. After adjusting both sides, check the gap again at both ends. Readjust if necessary.
cbca8f8.png

Aug 25, 2009 | IBM 6400 Matrix Printer

4 Answers

PRINT WILL NOT STAY ALIGNED ON EACH LABEL-RUNS ONTO NEXT LABEL


Check the tension on the Ribbon Take-up Spindle there is a nut on it that sometimes can loosen or tighten its self and will throw off the lables. Its a nut that has a of couple Hex nuts on the corner, screw the nut to about the 3rd thread from the top of the bolt facing you then tighten the hex nuts on the corners of the nut. Then try printing the labels make sure the media guide also is set to the lable size that is installed.

Dec 19, 2008 | Zebra 105SL Thermal Label Printer

2 Answers

Error / Ribbon Jam/Broken


When you open and close the lid on this printer, it tries to realign the ribbon. If you are getting this error, I suggestion you Calibrate the print ribbon through the print driver printing preferences on the Calibrate tab.

Dec 12, 2008 | Fargo DTC550 Thermal Card Printer

1 Answer

057 close platen error message


Its located in the adjustment section of the platen control or in the platen itself.

Lexmark may still be supporting this model printer.

Dec 02, 2008 | IBM 6400 Matrix Printer

1 Answer

Ribbon Slips Off Okidata ML 395


Your printhead is in correctly but not aligned, Please loosen the 2 screws that holds the printhead.Remove ribbon(all this while the printer is powered off) Now look on the right side there is a lever that makes the printer go closer to the ribbon ,move the lever to number 9 and move the head over to the left side of the printer.push the head forward slightly towards the black roller and tighten the 2 screws again ,install the ribbon and move the blue lever to 1 and try printing again.
Hope this helps.Dezzi

Oct 22, 2007 | Okidata 591 Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
IBM 6400 Matrix Printer Logo

Related Topics:

1,323 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top IBM Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

James Cagle
James Cagle

Level 2 Expert

418 Answers

Toby
Toby

Level 1 Expert

34 Answers

CheckitRight
CheckitRight

Level 3 Expert

1362 Answers

Are you an IBM Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...