[vcf-midatlantic] Greenbar printout DONE!

Andrew Diller dillera at gmail.com
Sun Feb 28 19:05:21 UTC 2021

Yes, this the print-head was stuck very much in one position. I'll have more time this weekend to take a deeper look and try to clean and lube it...

The print wheel (the daisy wheel) did spin around...

One thing to note- the alarm buzzer on this printer is louder than you would think.!.


> On Feb 28, 2021, at 2:02 PM, David Gesswein via vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 28, 2021 at 01:42:39PM -0500, Andrew Diller via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>> Here are the printers I fought at VCF:
>> Anyone familiar with the Diablo? It powers up, is very clean but the print-head won't budge. I wonder if there is a lock-down for shipping or something I couldn't find...
> Did you try moving by hand with power off? Normally they will move with only
> some resistance when power is off. If not it may be dried oil like others
> said. There is debate on what if anything should be used on the rails.

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