Maintenance

Cleaning the print head on a Lemur
The print head should be cleaned periodically to prevent debris from building up on the print element. The required cleaning interval varies greatly dependi...
Fri, 27 Mar, 2020 at 3:10 PM
Cleaning the cutter knife on a Lemur
If the cutter on the Lemur series printer is constantly cutting through adhesive media then the cutter knife will get gummed up with adhesive which will aff...
Fri, 27 Mar, 2020 at 1:58 PM
Cleaning the platen (rubber drive roller) on a Lemur
The Platen (rubber drive roller) should be cleaned once a year to prevent paper dust from building up on the roller. NOTE: The platen may require more f...
Tue, 14 Apr, 2020 at 12:01 PM
Cleaning the optical sensor (opto) on a Lemur
A lemur printer has two optical sensors (optos) to detect the presence and position of the tickets. These sensors needs cleaning periodically or when paper ...
Wed, 1 Jul, 2020 at 8:45 AM
Cleaning the BC cutter optos on a Lemur
The BC cutter with the SQ opto setup may need cleaning when the printer is not able to detect the position of the blade. This usually results in a cutter fa...
Wed, 1 Apr, 2020 at 11:19 AM
Cleaning the magnetic encoder on a Lemur-M
The paper path should be cleaned periodically to prevent erratic printer operation.  Cleaning is normally done every three to four months or when you note a...
Tue, 14 Apr, 2020 at 11:56 AM
Cleaning the magnetic encoder on a Lemur-M without display
The paper path should be cleaned periodically to prevent erratic printer operation. Cleaning is normally done every three to four months or when you note an...
Fri, 1 May, 2020 at 12:36 PM
Cleaning the burster/cutter on a Lemur-M
Printers with magnetic encoding (MAG46 and Lemur-M) have either a Burster assembly or a Cutter assembly installed to separate the tickets. Before any clean...
Wed, 22 Apr, 2020 at 1:55 PM
Replace the print head on a Lemur
Below reviews how to replace the thermal print head in your printer. Different type of print heads are used due to manufacture date, dots per inch (DPI) and...
Tue, 7 Apr, 2020 at 10:05 AM
Replace a platen (3.25" wide) on a Lemur with cutter
Below reviews how to replace the 3.25" wide platen on a Lemur with cutter. Different type of platens are used due to manufacture date and different pr...
Tue, 7 Apr, 2020 at 10:05 AM