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How Often Do I Change the Ink Dampers for White Ink Printers?

What is a Printer Ink Damper?

What is a printer ink damper and what is its role in white ink printers? The ink dampers are used to supply ink to the printhead and also filter the ink. The ink tank is used to store ink. The function of the ink damper is to filter the stored ink twice, and then supply the ink to the printhead to realize the function of transporting the ink in the middle. The number of channels of the nozzle determines the number of ink dampers. For example, the Epson i3200 printhead installed is a 4-channel printhead. One ink column corresponds to one color. If the equipment is equipped with two 3200 printheads, it is necessary 8 ink dampers.

The ink damper is the core component of inkjet printing. During the long-term printing process of most existing inkjet printers, the quality of the ink will gradually decrease over time. Long-term storage of ink can easily produce flocculent impurities, which can cause clogging of the ink damper, inkjet printhead, or inkjet pipeline. When they are clogged, it is generally difficult to remove impurities once attached. Due to the difficulty in maintaining the ink damper, it is very common for the ink damper or inkjet printhead to be scrapped prematurely, which brings considerable losses to advertising companies and print shop machinery. Long-term use of printer ink dampers can easily produce gas that accumulates in it and cannot be completely discharged, leading to ink breakage or Yin and Yang duct problems, which extremely affects the printing effect. In order not to affect the printing result, the printer ink damper needs to be replaced after being used for a while.

How Often Do You Change the Damper?

Friends who use white ink hot stamping printers may have such questions, how often do you change the ink damper of white ink printers? How long does the printer ink damper last?

The replacement of the ink damper of the white ink printer is not fixed time. If it is properly maintained, it can be used for a long time, if the maintenance is not good, it may need to be replaced every once in a while. So how to maintain the ink damper of the white ink hot stamping printer, let’s explore it together!

In the selection of ink damper or ink, you should try to use the same brand of ink cartridges and ink, or use one and then use another. After changing the ink, you should print to confirm whether there is a problem because the ink contains chemical reagents, if the two inks are mixed, it is likely to produce ink breakage or ink blocking.

However, if your white ink hot stamping printer has not been used or used for a long time, there will be a failure such as unclear printing, breakpoints, broken wires, etc. Then you need to use the method of printhead cleaning to solve. Most white ink hot stamping printers automatically clean the printhead at the boot and have buttons to clean the printhead. If it is still not solved, you need professional personnel to check and repair it, do not operate privately because unprofessional operation may cause greater damage to the white ink printer.

The printer is mainly used to print the computer processing results on the printing film, and the computer’s calculation results or intermediate results are printed on the printing film following the specified format of the numbers, letters, symbols, and graphics that the machine can recognize. The whole process of the computer and the printer connection is inseparable and must be well maintained to make the white ink printer longer service life.

What are ink dampers of white ink printers used for? How to choose a printer damper mainly depends on what kind of printer you are using. The types are relatively single, with only a few varieties. Many ink dampers are actually universal. Friends can choose the ink sac according to their own needs.




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