From: 40 Frames (email suppressed)
Date: Tue Mar 27 2007 - 10:52:28 PDT
> I am operating several flatbeds one of which is a KEM
> 6 plate.
> It is having a difficulty. Take-up side: the white
> transport brake does not pulling away from the winding
> motor which prevents the mechanism from taking up.
> I think maybe this is a solenoid problem? but it has
> happened to all 3 tracks simulataneously so am
> disinclined to think all 3 solenoids go bad / same
> I have tried replace all fuse; this did not solve
> Anyone ever have this experience before?
> Thank you in advance,
> Ron Toole
> San Francisco
Assuming you have RS ("Rapid") style 6 plate...
If brakes don't lift from the winding motor you likely have a problem
with PCB #LST3.
*Check if power is coming to the PCB.
*Test thyristors on this board and replace the bad ones.
*Replace PCB for new one (Atomic Film and Eagle Eye for parts).
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