Prints are 1/8" too small : LUSENET : L-F Printers : One Thread

My prints are consistantly 1/8" too small in width. If I process an image at 29.125" it prints at only 29". My Colorspan System XII-72 has yet to print an image at correct widt

-- Stefan Vann (, June 10, 1999


We had a very similar problem. We were printing an image that had to be to exact measurement, and we kept coming up short. Under "Device setup" in the panel menus there is a page accuracy option. If you choose "maximum," print quality supposedly suffers slightly, however, you get maximum accuracy on the dimensions. I would check that out if I were you.

-- Linda Ebersold (, July 15, 1999.

Colorspan may not readily admit it but there is a problem with the length and width accuracy on the Series XII printers. Upgrading to firmware above version 1.71.5020 is supposed to address the print length accuracy problems. Having a new revised encoder strip installed will be necessary to compensate for the print width inaccur

-- Don Slabicki (, December 05, 1999.

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