Cleaning the buffer/flipper unit


Do this procedure to clean the buffer/flipper unit.

  1. Clean the following parts of the buffer/flipper unit:
    Cleaning parts of the buffer/flipper unit
  2. Remove paper dust from all parts of the module (1) using toner-certified vacuum cleaner.
    Removing paper dust from the module
  3. Use a soft, dry cloth to clean the photocell (1) and the reflector (2).

    Never touch the photocell and reflector with your hands. Skin grease results in quicker soiling and causes errors.

    Cleaning the photocell and reflector
  4. Clean paper dust from the brake brush (1) and antistatic brushes (2) using a toner-certified vacuum cleaner.
     cleaning brake brush and antistatic brushes
  5. Clean the rollers (1).
     cleaning the rollers
  6. Clean the in-feed roller (1), the diverter rollers (2), and the run-out roller (3) with a cloth that has been soaked in a cleaning agent, such as isopropyl alcohol. Do not use a solvent.
    cleaning the infeed roller, diverter rollers, and run-out roller