[rescue] color printer recommendations?

Andrew Weiss ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Thu Apr 10 10:59:15 CDT 2003

The Phaser 800 series (850, 860, 8200)  does support duplex printing.  
The inks also don't tend to re-melt.  I don't know where you get your 
information, but truly the 340 was crap only because the design wasn't 
perfected yet and it wasted too much ink in the purge cycle (i.e. every 
time the printer was turned on).  There are many minor annoyances when 
they (solid ink printers) are broken, but they're not that expensive to 


Xerox certified on 850/860/8200

On Wednesday, April 9, 2003, at 11:01 PM, Phil Stracchino wrote:

> On Wed, Apr 09, 2003 at 01:48:55PM -0500, Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
>> This is what makes the 860DP a particularly nice printer.  It's not
>> laser.  It's wax-transfer.
> Ummm...   this, by you, is a good thing?
> Wax transfer means you can't print double-sided, you can't write on the
> output, and god help you if your nice handouts get warm in the car on
> the way to your meeting (or your admin assistant accidentally leaves
> them on top of the photocopier).  Among other things.

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