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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.
> 
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