Clearing the forms path in the Fuser area

Procedure:

Do this procedure to clear a forms jam from the Fuser area.

  1. Open the stacker gate.
  2. Break the forms at a perforation near the forms guide.
  3. Break the forms at a perforation near the pendulum.
  4. Unload the forms from the stacker.
  5. Close the stacker gate.
  6. Press the Vacuum push button. The Vacuum-Off Warning Indicator flashes and then stays lit.
  7. Move the puller lever to the left.
  8. Grasp the forms near the fuser entry area and pull them up and out of the fuser. (This moves the forms in the opposite direction from their usual path.)
  9. If the forms will not pull up, or if some forms remain in the pendulum, do the following:
    1. Lower the stacker table.
    2. Open the stacker gate.
    3. Grasp both sides of the forms and pull down evenly.
    4. Close the stacker gate.
    5. Raise the stacker table.
      caution statement <70> The oiler belt, oiler wick roll, and their environments are high temperature areas. Be very careful when working in these areas.
      stacker table and stacker gate
  10. If forms remain in the fuser, do the following:
    1. Open the fuser gate.
    2. Lower the hot roll shield.
    3. Remove any forms you see.
    4. Raise the hot roll shield.
    5. Close the fuser gate.
  11. Press the vacuum push button. The Vacuum-Off Warning Indicator flashes and then stays off.