Suggestion for a good monochrome laserjet?

Kenneth Burgener kenneth at uvlug.org
Mon Sep 5 08:49:09 MDT 2005


Tyler Strickland wrote:
> On 09/05/2005 07:45 AM, Tyler Strickland wrote:
> 
>> I bought an old HP LaserJet 4+ and a roller kit from 
>> http://printerworks.com - the whole deal cost me about $100 and I got 
>> an awesome printer to boot.  I've seen printers like it print double 
>> its current 57,000 page count without blinking.
>>
>> Those old boxy HP's will take a beating and keep on printing. I can't 
>> recommend them enough.
>>
>> Oh, and toner only costs about $50 for a 6800 page-yield cartridge - 
>> http://www.abcink.com/laserjet41.html
> 
> 
> One more note on the LJ4+ - the ethernet card for it (jetdirect 400N) 
> only costs $10-20 on ebay.  Hard to beat, though an external print 
> server may work better for the portability reasons you listed in another 
> message.


Thanks for the suggestions.
Kenneth




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