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Re: Inkjet printing.



At 9:33 1/23/96, Peter D. Verheyen wrote:
>
>>I'm a little
>concerned because I used to use dot matrix output for cheap labels on my
>journals etc, which are basically ink on a ribbon (the same ink?) and
>they've faded to the point of illegibility.

Definitely not the same ink, but I wouldn't doubt that it fades just as
easily.  Inkjet inks are formulated more for their mechanical properties
than for their durability.

However, there may be a spray coating that would help.  I don't know of
such a thing off the top of my head, but I know there are fixatives that
may have preservative properties.

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