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Inexpensive laser printer that works in Puppy 525?
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telltom

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PostPosted: Fri 03 Jun 2011, 06:22    Post_subject:  Inexpensive laser printer that works in Puppy 525?  

My Brother hl 1440 is about done. Any that work that are cheap. thanks. I running Puppy 525.
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PostPosted: Fri 03 Jun 2011, 06:48    Post_subject:  

This laser printer works fine with Puppy and only $52.

http://search.dicksmith.com.au/electronics/Samsung Laser

Driver here: http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?mode=attach&id=30320

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rcrsn51


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PostPosted: Fri 03 Jun 2011, 08:27    Post_subject: Re: inexpensive laser printer
Sub_title: need advice on one that works
 

telltom wrote:
My Brother hl 1440 is about done.

Is there a reason that you don't want to buy another Brother?
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tlchost

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PostPosted: Sun 04 Sep 2011, 12:50    Post_subject: Re: inexpensive laser printer
Sub_title: need advice on one that works
 

telltom wrote:
My Brother hl 1440 is about done. Any that work that are cheap. thanks. I running Puppy 525.


Used HP Laserjet 1012s are inexpensive on ebay....so are the toner cartridges....may puppies support the printer. It is NOT color, so your cost per page is low.

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rcrsn51


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PostPosted: Sun 04 Sep 2011, 14:02    Post_subject: Re: inexpensive laser printer
Sub_title: need advice on one that works
 

tlchost wrote:
Used HP Laserjet 1012s are inexpensive on ebay

I suspect that "used" means "out of toner". So you are looking at two purchases off the top. Personally, I would spend a few dollars more and buy a new printer. There is always some brand of laser printer OVERPRICED somewhere.
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PostPosted: Sun 04 Sep 2011, 15:11    Post_subject: Re: inexpensive laser printer
Sub_title: need advice on one that works
 

rcrsn51 wrote:
tlchost wrote:
Used HP Laserjet 1012s are inexpensive on ebay

I suspect that "used" means "out of toner". So you are looking at two purchases off the top. Personally, I would spend a few dollars more and buy a new printer. There is always some brand of laser printer OVERPRICED somewhere.


No, used does not always mean out of toner....one needs to read the listing. As far as "There is always some brand of laser printer OVERPRICED somewhere" goes....one should consider the overall cost per page, expected life of printer, cost of repairs and the availability of toner cartridges.

Many new lasers are shipped with a low capacity starter toner requiring purchase of a new cartridge earlier than expected.

A new printer may not be a bargain in the long run.
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raffy

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PostPosted: Sun 04 Sep 2011, 17:08    Post_subject: samsung  

Look for your Samsung laser printer here.

Last time I looked, they offer the lowest-priced laser printer in town.

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