Clean Tension System

Frequency: Monthly

You must periodically clean the tension latches on the left and right sides of the chassis.

WEAR 100% nitrile gloves throughout this procedure.


  1. Untension the resin tray and carefully remove it. Place it in the resin-tray garage with the lid on.


  1. Remove both vanity covers from the printer chassis. Clean the vanity covers with a nonabrasive cloth and IPA.
  1. Pour IPA on a nonabrasive cloth. Clean both latches and inspect them for any signs of damage. If there is damage, contact 3D Systems Service.
  1. Clean the top and bottom of the tension arm itself with IPA. Inspect the tension arm for any signs of damage. If there is damage, contact 3D Systems Service.
  2. Reinstall the vanity covers over the chassis.

Cleaning of the tension system is now complete.