DM300 - Removing and Cleaning the Moistener Brush and Wick

DM300 - Removing and Cleaning the Moistener Brush and Wick

Step

Action

1

Remove the moistener from the mailing machine base.

2

Open the hinged brush holder.

3

Grasp the bristles and slide the brush out toward the front of the moistener tank.

4

Clean the brush in plain water, and rinse thoroughly.

5

Position the brush so its bottom edge is under the mounting tabs.

6

Slide the brush back toward the rear of the moistener.  Slide the moistener assembly back into position on the mailing machine base.

 Removing and cleaning the moistener wick:

Step

Action

1

Remove the moistener from the mailing machine base.

2

Open the hinged brush holder and pull the wick assembly up and out of the moistener.

3

Pull the wick out of the holder.

 

 

 

 

 

4

Clean the wick in plain water, and rinse thoroughly.

5

Place the wick back in the holder.

6

Re-install the wick assembly and close the brush holder.  Slide the moistener assembly back into position on the mailing machine base.

 HINT: If cleaning the moistener brush and wick fails to improve envelope sealing, replace them.

 

Updated:  December 12, 2005
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