This article will explain:
- When you might need to clean the print head
- How to clean the print head on a thermal printer
When you might need to clean the print head
Sometimes you will find that you will get faded/missing portions on a printed docket. Typically the print head in your thermal printer is responsible for this, and may simply need a clean.
However if you find that this method does not work it may be time for either a new printer or print head (depending on make and model).
How to clean the print head on a thermal printer
Below is a great explainer video on how to do this:
You can get cleaning pens mentioned in the above video below:
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