[Table of Contents] [Search]


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Printers, etc. (and a new book)



Your site is great dt!  I enjoyed visiting,
vm
----- Original Message -----
From: DT Fletcher <FletcherOR@AOL.COM>
To: <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
Sent: Thursday, June 24, 1999 8:28 PM
Subject: Re: Printers, etc. (and a new book)


> In a message dated 6/24/99 9:31:50 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
rstarr@UMBC.EDU
> writes:
>
> << The HP machines were described
>  as "crap".  I suggest that, mechanically, almost all of the printers out
>  there today are not well made. >>
>
> Like you say, it all depends.  I go the exact other direction, the old
> machines were always crap and I thank HP nearly every day for their
wonderful
> new HP4000.  True 1200 dpi printing is nearly as sharp as typeset. Picture
> quality is outstanding, and with duplex and correlation at the machine it
> makes the old HP printers seem like toys.   Of course, if you needed such
> things like duplex printing and the ability to correlate 300 page books
you
> wouldn't be real happy with your old printers.
>
> In terms of cost, I am just completing the first run of 100 of my latest
book
> on the HP4000.  It is 304 pages and it takes 30 minutes to print out each
> complete, correlated book.  From each toner cartridge the HP4000 has
printed
> 18+ complete books or nearly 5500 pages. After being burned by every
> cartridge remanufacturer, I only use original HP toner cartridges.
However,
> at ONSALE the C4127X cartridge is only $102 with free shipping.  This
works
> out to 1.8 cents per image, which is pretty good.
>
> Of course in this day of age, no book is complete without its own web site
> and my latest is no different.  <a
> href="http://members.aol.com/fletcheror/home.htm">click to visit St. Louis
&
> Benjamin Air Rifle Co,'s web site
> </a>
>
> dt fletcher


[Subject index] [Index for current month] [Table of Contents] [Search]