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MOVING MAGNET

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pokipc

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Post Wed Dec 17, 2008 4:19 pm

MOVING MAGNET

NO, not the cartridge, the magnets along the ribbons. I have one that moved and am looking for anyone who has had this problem, was able to fix it and can tell me how to go about it. There maybe a whole other problem. Only part of it has moved. Are they supposed to be a single solid line or, are they meant to be in sections? THANKS, MIKE
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Post Wed Dec 17, 2008 4:50 pm

Re: MOVING MAGNET

Welcome to the forum pokipc. DaveS or ToyMaker will chime in on this shortly as they are THE Carver Ribbon Repair guys, but I think that this might almost involve a complete ribbon rebuild.
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Post Wed Dec 17, 2008 5:04 pm

Re: MOVING MAGNET

Mike, the magnets ARE in sections. I'll defer to DaveS or Toy Maker for details, as I've never had any issues with my ribbons (AL-IIIs).
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Post Wed Dec 17, 2008 5:35 pm

Re: MOVING MAGNET

Welcome to the forum Mike
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Post Wed Dec 17, 2008 6:07 pm

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Post Wed Dec 17, 2008 9:57 pm

Re: MOVING MAGNET

snarffydoggy wrote:Welcome to the forum Mike


Thanks for the welcome and for the advice about the magnets TNRabbit! Mike
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Post Thu Dec 18, 2008 5:43 am

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Welcome pokipc
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