Description of Problem 100000022488
Why is one inch piece of lead tape feed prior to every label that prints out
and can this tape waste be eliminated?Description of Solution 200000028622
Due to the
design and construction of the tape mechanism, it is essential to feed a certain
amount of tape through the machine before the first label. However, by
printing labels consecutively (Chain of labels), subsequent labels can be
printed without this excess tape.
1. Press the
Label key to display the “Label” menu.
2. Press the
Up or Down arrow key until the setting for the “Margin” is
highlighted on the display.
3. Press the
Left or the Right arrow key until “Chain” is
4. Press the
Enter or the OK key to apply the setting.
the label is printed in “Chain”, a message “OK to Feed?” appears
on the display. Press the Esc key. DO NOT feed the tape at
this time. Clear the text on display and create another label, do NOT
clear the “Format”, just the text. Continue creating and printing
labels along the strip of tape. When the message “OK to Feed?”
appears after the last label printed, press the OK or Enter
key. After the machine stops feeding the tape, press the cutter lever to
cut off the strip of labels.