Ink Pan Level Indicator

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dkelley
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Ink Pan Level Indicator

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Does anyone have any suggestions for an ink pan level indicator. Please provide your thoughts.
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Re: Ink Pan Level Indicator

Post by Frank Burgos »

Hi dkelley,

I'm thinking you're running narrow-web, without a pump.

Some pans have a line or ridge built in.

If your pan has a drain hole at the bottom, you can put in a "dam" with its top at the level you want to maintain and connect a hose to the drain that pours into an overflow container.

Depending on the pan design, you can design all sorts of simple tricks. Can you share a picture or drawing?
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