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[ale] Printers stink
On Fri, 2007-04-27 at 19:55 -0400, Geoffrey wrote:
> Calvin Harrigan wrote:
> > As a side note/off topic, I calculated the price per gallon for an
> > average Inkjet printer. Given that an average cartridge contains 6 ml
> > (really closer to 3, but I'll give the benefit of the doubt).
> I heard a story by Clark Howard about how he keeps buying the same
> printer and not buying the ink because he finds the printer on sale and
> has figured out it's cheaper then getting the ink. I'm pretty sure it
> was a laser color printer though.
I guess Clark Howard has no conscience about the garbage stream that
process will generate. Also the starter cartridges and toners are even
lighter use than the full replacements.
James P. Kinney III
CEO & Director of Engineering
Local Net Solutions,LLC
GPG ID: 829C6CA7 James P. Kinney III (M.S. Physics)
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