Motor Control Overview

There are four main motors in the printer the Carriage Motor, the IDS Motor, the Line Feed motor and the Dual Bin motor. Additionally, there are two Service Station Motors and one Output Ramp Motor. The following diagram shows the control hierarchy of the motors in the Printer Firmware is the collective medium comprising of the computer, the printer mechanism and the key panel that enables all three components to communicate and interact. The printer by itself does not independent capability to...

Note

The PPC equipment and procedures are similar for HP DesignJet ColorPro Series Printer and HP 2000C 2500C Printer. The PPC technology is based on the Zaphod pen and applies to these platforms. 1. A Pentium or 486 PC installed with Windows 95. The PC must have one ISA slot free for inserting the Data Acquisition Card. A desk top model is preferred. 2. Install the Data Acquisition Card in the PC's ISA slot and tighten the screws to secure. Make sure the printer is off when the card is added. 3. HP...

Cable Specifications

The pin numbers and their assigned signal names for the 1284-B connectors are given below. The abbreviations used in the Source column H host P printer Bi-Di bi-directional Signal Ground (PError, Select, nAck) Signal Ground (nAutoFd, nSelectIn, nInit) * Data signals will be driven by some but not all peripheral devices. * Data signals will be driven by some but not all peripheral devices. * Pins not defined by this spec are used by manufacturers at their own risk. Centronics Parallel Pinout...

Recoverable Error Codes

A recoverable error is one that is defined as an anomaly that will cause the printer to pause until the user resolves the error. The other two types of errors are warning errors, which will highlight a potential problem to the user but does not cause the printer to stop operation, and unrecoverable errors, which are generally irresolvable by the user and will cause the printer to stop functioning altogether. Also note that if the printer is in the Menu state, error messages will not be...

Worldwide Customer Support Numbers

Customer Support Centers provide technical information via telephone directly with online agents who are trained to assist with setup, configuration, startup and troubleshooting of HP products. Customer Support Center assistance can be obtained by calling one of the following country-specific telephone numbers Check the world wide web at http www.designjet-online.hp.com for the most up-to-date customer support telephone numbers.

Parts List

Assembly Mechanism Service New Assembly Mechanism Service Repaired CAD Name Plate for HP DesignJet ColorPro CAD GA Name Plate for HP DesignJet ColorPro GA Assembly Aerosol Management System Service Side Cover IDS IDS Cover Service Station Service CAD Front Cover for HP DesinJet ColorPro CAD GA Front Cover for HP DesinJet ColorPro GA Assembly Starwheel Secondary Service Assembly Removable Trough Sensor Service PCL-5 SIMM for HP DesinJet ColorPro CAD HP 32 MB 2x16MB 60ns EDO SIMM for HP DesinJet...

Modular Ink Delivery System

Deskjet Colorpro

A modular ink delivery system is the separation of ink cartridges and printheads into individual, single-color components. Traditional inkjet printers use one black and one tricolor ink cartridge, each with integrated printheads. HP's modular ink delivery system features four separate ink cartridges one for each primary printing color--and four corresponding long-life printheads, with tubes connecting the components. Including the standard and high-capacity black ink cartridges, there are...