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Bob DeBilda
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Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by Bob DeBilda » Sun Nov 12, 2017 2:22 pm

Hi,
It appears HP have ceased making ink cartridges for my faithful old HP Photojet printer can anyone recommend a good replacement for under £100 please?
Many thanks
Bob

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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by phantom6 » Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:00 pm

I think most makes of inkjet printers do pretty good job nowadays,for my self I use Canon ive got a Mg7751 at the moment and buy my inks from either Stinky Ink or Ink redible, work ok for me, here,s a shot from the printer, the holes are where its been in a ring binder and I have had to scan the photo

Image1-Scan-001 by victor priday, on Flickr

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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by Pune » Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:23 pm

Hi Bob,
I use a Canon iP7250, have had some great results with inks through Amazon (not Canon).Good hunting.
Cheers :thumbs:
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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by martmpf » Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:39 pm

Printer choice now mainy depends on if you can purchase cheap (eBay) ink for the selected model. If you can't, pick another.
Otherwise, paying more does not always mean better, plenty for less than £50.
I, and many, many others have no probems with the eBay inks.

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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by Bob DeBilda » Mon Nov 13, 2017 3:37 pm

Thanks guys, very much appreciated, especially the scanned print from phantom6.
Guess what's going on my Christmas list!.

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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by phantom6 » Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:53 pm

At the moment you can bye 4 sets of inks from Stinkyink and Inkredible they are both around the same price for £76 Canon,s own are £59 for one set and each cartridge from all the company,s have the same amount of ink per cartridge

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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by slogen51 » Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:19 am

Maybe not to everyone's taste but my partner takes her holiday etc photos to Jessops to print and I must admit I am really impressed with the quality and vfm.

I gave up using inkjet printers - I found the consumables expensive and the ink cartridge would dry or become blocked if not used frequently.

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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by Bob DeBilda » Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:10 pm

Once again, thanks for the info guys.
Much appreciated.

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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by C24 » Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:45 pm

Black Friday starts with some outlets on Friday, a week early, so bear that in mind.

Canon have a cashback this winter.

Buy one with single colour cartridges if you can. Good hunting.
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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by Bob DeBilda » Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:28 pm

Cheers Buddy!

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Re: Inkjet Printer for aircraft photos

Post by martmpf » Thu Nov 16, 2017 4:41 pm

C24 wrote:Black Friday starts with some outlets on Friday, a week early, so bear that in mind.

Canon have a cashback this winter.

Buy one with single colour cartridges if you can. Good hunting.
A single cartridge for each colour is most important, as C24 points out. Those others with one cartridge with all colours simply means if one colour runs out, replace them all. A complete waste of money.
Don't forget printer choice is mainly governed by availability of cut price ink.

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