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16660I HSB-0016 New Washer Head Adjustment Procedure

HUMAN SERVICE BULLETIN
NEW WASHER HEAD ADJUSTMENT PROCEDURE

Subject New procedure of washer adjustment
Isue Date May 2017
Author Stefan Theimer
Instrument(s) HumaStar 600
Serial number 9 All
range From: …
To: …
Implementation Immediately
Next service
Upon problem occurrence
9 Information

Parts recall Yes
9 No
Not applicable

Brief description 

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   - cient washing process. Please check the adjust- ment of the washer at the next service visit. This HUMAN Service Bulletin contains some multimedia contents. If necessary please adjust. This will improve the precision of the analyzer. To use this content you need Adobe Flashplayer. Necessary Tools / Software / Hardware Allen wrench 2.5mm Torx T8 Screw driver Caliper .

Visual Inspection of the wash head                .Instruction / Procedure 1.

ŠTo left to Vidoe use the right mouse button and choose „deactivate“ . 1mm as compared to them.     (5th) aspiration needle (i. 2mm when compared to the last Aspiration Needle. Video Options ŠFor Video „click into the picture. last Aspiration Needle) is longer by approx. ŠUse the control bar for STOP.e. In addition. PAUSE and PLAY. after screwing in the Drying Block. it should be longer by approx.

1 Log as Service using password: 31415. you could adjust this misalignment with the following steps. ŠTo left to Vidoe use the right mouse button and choose „deactivate“ For Video.5mm).1. click into the picture 2. Video Options ŠFor Video „click into the picture. turn clockwise or anticlockwise.1.1. Be shure that the drying block is coming down without pressure after lifting up by hand. After you lose those screws you could move the washer head forward.2.1.6 Release the two Allen screws (2. 2.1. Be shure that the steel needles don´t   .1. 2.2 Go to Maintenance/Service/Calibration/Mechanical and choose Washer 2.3 Press Start and then Last. ŠUse the control bar for STOP. 2. backward. PAUSE and PLAY.5 Press the Key “w” for move the washer head down till the washer is complete in the cuvette number 16.1. Adjustment of the washer head 2.4 Check that the drying block is on position 16! 2. Horizontal Adjustment of the washer head If the horizontal wash head position is misaligned.

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 aligning! Please do these steps for the front and back reaction tray! .

5 During mechanical calibration. making sure the drying block goes into cuvette #16. ŠTo left to Vidoe use the right mouse 2. 2.2.2. ensure smooth movement of drying block.2. Vertical Adjustment of the washer head button and choose „deactivate“ For Video. click into the picture 2.2. 2.2.2 Go to Maintenance/Service/Calibration/Mechanical and choose Washer 2. move the Wash head down the cuvette and lift the drying block a few times to check whether it jumps back to the cuvet- te without touching the cuvette walls. lower the wash head down to the cuvette. To make sure the position of the drying block is correct.3 Press Start and then Last. ŠUse the control bar for STOP. .2. take care when aligning the needles in the centre of the cu- vette to ensure that they do not scratch the walls and optical windows. Also. which allows it to move in and out of the cuvette without any re- striction.1 Log as Service using password: 31415.2.4 By using arrows on the screen. Vertical adjustment of the washer head Video Options ŠFor Video „click into the picture. 2. PAUSE and PLAY.2.

lower the washing head until you see the drying block lifting and creating a small gap (aprox 2mm) 2.2.7 After proper alignment.8 Perform additional steps down until the Last aspiration needle moves and similar gap is 1mm    .2.2.

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repeat the mechani- cal calibration including the calibration of the reaction tray position. - tion has been correctly performed. use the test function at least 10 times and observe the washing arm plus the reaction tray. If you observe any lateral movement. After the test procedure. remove the cuvettes on which you performed the test and check for scratches. If the cuvettes .

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please run 10x controls (High and low) for an End Point. Kinetic and Fixed Time. Check the adjustment of the washer head For checking the adjustment please perform the system test “Washer Hydraulics” and “Washer”.  Please do these steps for the front and back reaction tray! 3. The CV% should be lower than 5. . After both system test passed.