Please note: This manual is missing approximately 10 pages of the flow charts in the troubleshooting section. I will modify your 15 amp thermofax machine to accept a 12 amp lamp. She is a member of the Surface Design Association, Studio Art Quilt Associates, and the Art Cloth Network. You will get an email with the Delivery Confirmation number when the shipping label is printed. Also Note see photo , professionally crimp the terminal a rolled crimp not smush or pinch the terminal on the wire. If it is that old it may be time to replace it.
Twenty pounds can make a big difference if you're moving it around. Flash or thermal paper not included--carrier only no packaging. If it is that old it may be time to replace it. Add to cart then begin checkout or keep shopping! Thermofax machines are still in production, but they are expensive. On others, it is necessary to flip the red security latches and then tilt the interior mechanism up in order to view the serial number. This service manual is for one of the newest models, but since all of the models are very similar, it can be used with even the older Thermo-Fax units.
Turn red handle on left side of unit as you are looking at it. Need a manual see below. Fee includes the conversion, a New 12 amp lamp installed and testing your machine. Can anyone please tell me what and where I should look to determine if this adapter was ever installed on this machine? I also teach textile arts techniques and creative process for guilds, conferences and arts and crafts institutions, as well as holding artist retreats and workshops in my home and studio. I appreciate you guys looking for this. I'm especially interested in the Thermofax Silkscreen process as an immediate easy method with which the uninitiated person may access silkscreening.
If you get no reply please check your spam folder and I will not diagnose the problem with your machine without seeing it. I added options below, Thank You for understanding. If it powers up again just remember to set the clock back on the bulb. Sure they all turn on and make a faint imprint, most are simply a facsimile machine re-cased in a metal housing and badged as a thermofax. We are Not Responsible for shipping damage.
Does anyone know anything about this model? Heat resistant and engineered for repeated use. I take lots of photos of found objects, nature, shadows, tactile details. Support for these models is no longer available due to the lack of spare parts. Some sellers on Ebay claim that machines made later - the 4500 series - have a wider imaging area. Need a Owners manual see below. They vary from 24 - 46 lbs.
These have had a strong influence on the direction of my work. We replace all worn parts and thoroughly clean the clutch, the gears, the motor and the rolls. There is one machine you have to be careful about purchasing among all the old reliable thermofax transparency makers - Model no. Is it a thermofax that is making noise that you use to make transparency with. I'd like to help my friend out with his machine if I can.
I purchased a machine on eBay, a 3M 051 copier, that was advertised as a thermofax but I cannot figure out how it works. I never worked on a transparency maker in 20 years of office machine repair. You can slide the entire unit out from under the clear plastic, then you will be able to see the lamp. They can be purchased through most tattooing supply retailers. After your purchase I will send you my shipping address, where to send your machine! Turn red handle on left side of unit as you are looking at it. Visit her web-site, , and blog, to view some of her work. Another approach to use if you're unable to find it yourself is to call Mr.
May I encourage you to explore your God given passion. Take lots of pictures so you can remember how you got it apart, then reverse your steps to put it back together. Similar operation to the new A4 Thermal-Copier model, however VistaFax machines use a drive cone and many mechanical parts to operation, causing greater repairs when parts break or wear. I've made some changes to this to accept 120v bulbs using a relay, but there's something wrong with the motor control circuit and I'd like to see a wiring diagram. It is the 15 amp model many were 12 amp. Loosen bracket screws 2 on each side.