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The unit was heated up and when I insert the laminator pouch with the document to be laminated it does not feed. it just cooks the front edge of the pouch. do I need to let the unit cool and start over? I do not have the users guide.

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  • Janet Jun 06, 2013

    I have the same problem. As it is heating up, the motor is running. Then. . it stops. Should I feed the document before the motor stops? The ready light doesn't work

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Hi, there's a seperate switch for the moter on my laminator. After the device is heated up you need to turn on the switch, so the mechanism starts to pull in the pouch.

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    dan korvas Jun 08, 2016

    there is no separate switch it is a wilson jones lv250hs model.

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Firstly switch off the laminating machine and plug out. Turning off the machine will prevent the motor from burning out. As the motor is not burnt, there is no need to repair or substitute the machine.

* When the machine gets turn off look for the damage instantly, if any. If any huge item was inserted to laminate, it might have happened that the item had stuck in the machine. First of all, try to pull out the item gently from the machine. Also, remember that thick and three dimensional items should not be laminated in the laminating machine.

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I do not have a manual for that laminating machine. Over the years I have used a number of different units, and dismantled a few as well.

Essentially to use it, you let it warm up, and if you are pulling the laminate off a single roll, it should be folded over on itself, you roll an edge to see which side opens and slide in the item you want laminated.

The one thing that may be a source of bubbles in the finished product is you need to lightly roll a perforator over the item to pierce the laminating plastic so air can escape. Also make sure to have about 2 inches of extra palstic at each end for consistent results.

Feed it in straight, that 2 inches will allow you only a little room for adjustment- if at all possible, just feed it in, supporting the document so it does not flop over, and once it is feeding, you can see it come out.

Because it is nothing more than a heating element, and in the case of the smaller types, it is just a long halogen light bulb for the heater. It will always smell hot when in operation, because it is, and small amounts of plastic do peel off from time to time. So it is susceptable to damage if jarred while heating or in operation, and the tube can break if the laminator hits the floor.

To clean rollers of the laminator, normally they have a cleaning sheet, but not always, and if you do not have one, you can improvise by taking a section of craft paper bag, fod it over and trim to width of the laminating material. Feed it through and once it feeds, with gentle resistance held against the paper, this will help clean the rollers. Once through, open and refold so the inside is now outside and feed it through again with same procedure. Repeat with a new sheet until it feeds through clean.

If unit does not heat, check fuse if it does not turn on at , no motor, no light; and It may be an internal fuse on a circuit board. There is also a thermal fuse in the heater circuit as well- these can fail if the unit is left on all the time and not used. They should be powered down between uses. The exception is the industrial sized laminators used by many of the office supply stores as they take a while to heat. Otherwise the lamp is the chief suspect for no heat. If you plan to service it at hone, or to at least check the condition of the ttube, with an Ohm meter, you should be able to measure across the filament. It should be less than 20 Ohms resistance. Finding a replacement halogen is not cheap, and it may just be more cost effective to replace unit than try repair it if you are in an office type setting. It also requires you wear cotton gloves so not to leave any trace of oil or contaminant on the glass as they will fail at that point if there is any oil or other residue.left on tube when it lights up.

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Set- up
The only assembly required for an @Home laminator is attaching the wire support rack, which ensures that the sheets coming out of the machine cool in a flat position and do not curl. Using the illustration on the inside of the manual cover as a reference, push the ends of the rack " into the holes ! in the back of the machine as far as they will go.
Operation
Your laminator works by means of two rollers, one on top of the other, each turning in the opposite direction to draw a plastic, open-sided pouch coated with adhesives through them and out of the machine. Understanding this simple mechanism will help you decide what materials you can laminate without risk of damage to your machine. You can feel confident laminating all materials that are flat and dry, for example, but should avoid those that:
• Contain liquids, gels, or even moisture, that could escape
• May crumble or otherwise disperse under pressure, or
• Are likely to break, as could glass or rigid metals and plastics.
With hot lamination, where the rollers are also heated, make sure you don't put anything into the pouch that could melt and leak into the machine.
Once you have checked the suitability of your contents, you need to decide whether to use cold or hot lamination. Cold lamination, also called self-adhesive lamination, bonds materials between an adhesive and a non-adhesive sheet solely by means of pressure. As a result, this method tends not to produce as tight a seal against water and the elements as
hot lamination, but can be useful for heat-sensitive materials, such as thermal paper or fragile documents. While the cold method used to be the only good way to laminate photographs, today's heated-roller technology enables you to achieve excellent results and is therefore probably the better choice.
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The contents and the mode decided, the next step is to choose the right pouch for the job.
Hot and cold laminating pouches are especially designed for their separate purposes and cannot be substituted for one another. When it comes to pouch size and thickness, you should make sure that the one you buy is no wider than the entry # of your model and not thicker, together with the contents, than the capacity of your machine. If you are laminating paper of a standard size and weight, you can quickly see your pouch thickness options on
the selection guide stored under the machine:
• White and gray boxes indicate that the pouch/paper combination can be used
• No box on the table indicates that there is no combination possible with your machine.
If you find several pouch options for your document, take the one that best suits the purpose:
The thicker the pouch, the more rigid and resistant the laminated sheet will be. If you are not sure of the paper's weight or are laminating other materials, the combined thickness of the pouch and contents should be your guide. The maximum in this case is the equivalent of a stack of 6 to 7 sheets of standard office paper. (See Product Profile for details on capacity limits.)
If even the smallest size pouch will leave a lot of space around your contents or you want the lamination to conform to the shape of your contents, wait to cut it to size until after lamination: a laminating pouch is precision-cut to ensure minimal leakage of adhesives, and this cannot be replicated with scissors or a paper-cutter. You'll also find the pouch easier to cut when it is hardened.
How you arrange your contents in the selected pouch is important in both cold and hot modes. To produce professional-looking results and ensure a long working life for your machine, follow these simple guidelines (see illustration on the inside of the manual cover):
1. Lay contents as close as possible to the sealed edge of the pouch, which is the end you will be feeding into the machine. If the material is more than 1 cm or 1/2 inch from this edge, the rollers will not have enough traction to draw in the pouch and will turn continuously without advancing it.
2. Arrange multiple items close to each other in the pouch, with the edges no farther than 1 cm or 1/2 inch apart. If there is a larger gap between items, the rollers will slip into it and lose their traction. As above, the rollers will turn without advancing the pouch.
3. Leave a free margin around contents of at least 3 mm, or 1/8 inch, on the three unsealed sides of the pouch to guarantee a strong seal. This is a minimum, meaning you can have as much margin beyond this as you wish.
To begin laminating, place your machine on a work surface where you have enough room at the back to allow the full length of the pouch to clear the material exit '. Plug in the machine and press the power button &, which will start the rollers turning. If you plan to do laminate both cold and hot in one session, it makes sense to start with cold, so you don't have to wait for the machine to cool down. (This can take one to two hours.)
In either case, to save energy and reduce wear-and-tear on your machine, turn off the machine as soon as you are finished by pressing the power button &. If you forget, however, the machine has an automatic switch-off function, which causes it to turn itself off one hour after not being used.Cold Lamination
With the contents and the pouch you have selected at hand:
1. Turn temperature selector $ to . The machine will indicate its readiness by turning on
the green standby light % and giving an audible signal.
If the machine is at room temperature, this will be almost immediate.
2. Place contents in pouch in line with the guidelines (p. 5). Lay the pouch on a flat surfaceand open it so that the adhesive side, which is covered by a glossy protective sheet, is vertical.Place the contents face up onto the transparent, non-adhesive side, but do not closethe pouch.
3. Insert sealed edge of the open pouch into the entry, as
shown, bending the protective sheet backwards over the
machine and grasping its free edge. As the machine draws
in the pouch, keep holding on to the protector, which will be
peeled away from the adhesive side as the pouch moves
through. Although it is easier to take off the protector and
close the pouch before you feed it in, you will create air bubbles
and other irregularities that the machine will not be able
to even out.
The finished sheet will emerge from the material exit ' by itself. Remove it from the support
rack only after it has completely cleared the exit.
Hot lamination
With the contents and the pouch you have selected at hand:
1. Turn temperature selector $ to or . The boxes in the selection guide you used to
choose the pouch size and thickness also indicate what temperature setting you should use
with your pouch:
• If the box is white, use ,
• If the box is gray, use .
If you are not sure of the weight or thickness of the contents or pouch, you will avoid possible
damage if you start with the lower temperature. With the lower setting, the machine will take 5 minutes to warm up and with the higher, one minute longer. When the laminator has reached the setting you chose, it will indicate its readiness with a green standby light % and an audible signal.
2. Place contents in pouch in line with the guidelines (p. 5).
Unlike with cold laminating, the contents can be face down or up within the pouch. Close the pouch once the contents are arranged.
3. Insert sealed edge of the closed pouch into the entry #,
as shown, and release it as soon as the machine begins
to drawn it in, as shown in the illustration.
The finished sheet will emerge from the material exit ' by
itself. Remove it from the support rack only after it has completely cleared the exit.
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Maintenance
To keep your laminator free of adhesives that could hurt the quality of your work, you should clean the rollers from time to time, or frequently, depending on how often you use the machine. The best way is to do this right after you have finished hot laminating, because the rollers will still be hot, which is necessary for the cleaning process.
To clean the rollers:
• Turn selector to if it is not already on this setting
• Wait for the readiness light and signal
• Insert the cleaning sheet included in the package, repeating one or two times
• Insert a plain white sheet of paper to test for remaining traces, and
• Reinsert the cleaning sheet, if necessary, and retest.
To clean the exterior of your machine, just wipe with a soft cloth dampened with plain water.

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I have an office roll laminator GMP 650HRP. I


the increasing and lowering heat on the rollers and increasing and lowering pressure on the pressure stick depend on the thickness of the laminating pouch 120 mic need less heat then the 240 mic.

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