Just bought this . . .

From: Zane H. Healy <healyzh_at_aracnet.com>
Date: Thu Dec 10 21:35:27 1998

>Thanks everybody who answered this question. I'll look for a plain paper
>cartridge from Office Max or such and try out the printer sometime.

The MicroWarehouse catalogue has "Plain Paper" cartridges for $11. It's
Item No. 6339 and HP Ref. 51604A.

>The original cartridge shipped with the unit is still sealed in its
>container. The "Use By:" date is Dec 1986. I don't think I'll waste my time
>opening it since there's a possibility it is no good. I'll just keep it
>unopened with the printer and packaging as part of its original shipment
>and use new ones.

If it's still sealed, I can just about guarentee it's usable. I've used
them several years after they were opened without any problem. The problem
would probably be finding the special paper.

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