[LAU] OT: printers

Ralf Mardorf ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net
Fri Sep 16 17:06:22 UTC 2011

On Fri, 2011-09-16 at 18:50 +0200, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> > Message: 1
> > Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2011 18:35:41 -0700
> > From: Ken Restivo <ken at restivo.org>
> > Subject: [LAU] OT: printers
> > To: linux-audio-user at lists.linuxaudio.org
> > Message-ID: <20110915013541.GA2259 at aieee.restivo.org>
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> Get a second hand printer with cartridges that don't include the
> nozzles.
> The printer I'm using currently has cartridges with the nozzles
> included, but I found a good imitation with good ink for my HP DeskJet
> 600. It's a printer without colour and with low quality, but Gutenprint
> improves the quality significantly.
> I've got a ribbon printer, unfortunately I can't get ribbons anymore.
> For many usages this ribbon printer would be my first choice. Not only
> because of the less costs, I'm also missing listing paper for some
> usages and this printer could use 'normal' paper and listing paper.
> This ink cartridge issue is caused by criminal companies, we should burn
> their factories down and lynch the management and marketing.
> There are a lot of replies to your request, I don't read them, perhaps
> somebody mentioned a printer that has got it's own nozzles?

I'm not sure if it's the correct term. Perhaps all printers have got
their own nozzles, but there are different kinds of cartridges, some are
more simple and less expensive, for ink printers from the past only.

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