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Alps md1300 lines through ink

I have a md1300 alps printer that started sending lines through the picture im printing, any soulutions? thanks Greg

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  • skyggen Dec 09, 2007

    I have the same problem with my MD 5000. Each pass of the print head leave a line of whatever color it's applying. Thanks.

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Have you tried cleaning the print head?

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It sounds like the head has been damaged. Unfortunately, there is no fix for this, as Alps stopped production of these printers years ago, and now do not offer repairs for these printers.

If you still want a dye-sub capable Alps printer, the only model available is the MD-5500, which you can find here: http://www.alps-supplies.com

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