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CM - what printer do you have

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mummy2l Tue 23-Apr-13 22:58:33

I'm just in the process of qualifying as a CM and so am going to invest in a new printer. I'd like to keep running costs as low as possible so have two questions
What printer do you have?
How often do you print? B&w or colour?
Thank you for any help smile

calmlychaotic Tue 23-Apr-13 23:07:09

I print tons, go with cheapest ink, I wish I had. Thinking of changing my printer for that reason. Also keep the receipt I'm on my 3rd in a year. I print a lot of photos.

HSMMaCM Tue 23-Apr-13 23:10:58

I used to print a lot of photos ... now I email them all.

Blondeshavemorefun Wed 24-Apr-13 05:33:10

I have Epsom stylus 100 - about 4yrs old. Prints photocopies and scans

Buy ink off amazon - got 3 sets so pink blue yellow and black plus 2 extra blacks so 11 cartridges for £7

The more you pay cheaper they are

I print invoices as does oh as self employed

Blondeshavemorefun Wed 24-Apr-13 05:34:22

Buy not pay

Too blood early - blondes goes back to sleep at 5.30

Blondeshavemorefun Wed 24-Apr-13 05:36:59

And 14 cartridges - seems I also can't add up at the crack of dawn

So 14 for £7 making 50p compared to buying singularly which can be £3 or so per cartridge

doughnut44 Wed 24-Apr-13 07:49:45

I was advised to get a kodak. Dearer initially but uses less ink x

Flisspaps Wed 24-Apr-13 07:58:02

I've got a HP colour printer. Cartridges about £12.00.

SouthernPolish Wed 24-Apr-13 10:58:04

I use a Canon.
Do NOT buy a Lexmark - ink sooooo expensive!

mummy2l Thu 25-Apr-13 09:53:50

Thank you for your replies off to pc world this weekend to have look ! smile

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