cleaning of Epson 3880 maintenance tank

Started Feb 22, 2013 | Questions thread
TonyGamble
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Re: cleaning of Epson 3880 maintenance tank
In reply to TonyGamble, Feb 26, 2013

Just to make it clear when I said "One tip was to remove the waste ink recepticle and put a damp sponge in its place. The evaporating water will reduce the speed of the ink drying on the (static) head."

What I meant was that you put the sponge in the slot when the machine was standing idle - not when in use of course.

Another tip was to run a nozzle check every couple of days even if you don't intend to print. It'll use very little ink and save wasting ink on a stronger purge. You can run the check from the buttons on the machine and that takes less time than sending the instruction from your PC.

Tony

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