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This publication is a service manual covering the specifications, theory of operation, disassembly/reassembly procedure, and troubleshooting of the Brother PT-530/550. It is intended for service personnel and other concerned persons to accurately and quickly provide after-sale service for our PT-530/550. To perform appropriate maintenance so that the machine is always in best condition for the customer, the service personnel must adequately understand and apply this manual. This manual is made up of four chapters and appendices.
CHAPTER I. CHAPTER II. CHAPTER III. CHAPTER IV. APPENDICES
SPECIFICATIONS MECHANISMS ELECTRONICS TROUBLESHOOTING CIRCUIT DIAGRAMS
Chapter I. SPECIFICATIONS
1.1 MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS ... I-1 1.1.1 1.1.2 1.1.3 1.1.4 1.1.5 1.1.6 1.1.7 1.1.8 1.2 External Appearance ... I-1 Keyboard ... I-1 Display ... I-2 Printing Mechanism ... I-2 Tape Cassette ... I-3 Tape Cutter ... I-4 Lettering Stick ... I-4 PC Interface (not provided on the PT-550/530 USA versions.) ... I-4
ELECTRONICS SPECIFICATIONS ... I-8 1.2.1 1.2.2 Character Generator ... I-8 Power Supply ... I-8
1.1 MECHANICAL SPECIFICATIONS
1.1.1 External Appearance
Figure 1.1-1 External Appearance
Dimensions (W x D x H) Weight Machine proper
221 x 253 x 87 mm Approx. 1.2 kg Approx. 1.4 kg (including batteries and a tape cassette)
Approx. 3.2 kg
Keyboard     Entry system Number of alphanumeric and symbol keys Number of function keys Key arrangement Rubber keypad 39 23 (excluding On/Off key) See Figure 1.1-2.
Display    Display type Configuration (See Figure 1.1-2.) Number of indicators (See Figure 1.1-2.) PT-550 USA version: European versions: PT-530 USA version