close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Welcome to Glock Talk

Why should YOU join our Glock forum?

  • Converse with other Glock Enthusiasts
  • Learn about the latest hunting products
  • Becoming a member is FREE and EASY

If you consider yourself a beginner or an avid shooter, the Glock Talk community is your place to discuss self defense, concealed carry, reloading, target shooting, and all things Glock.

printer advice

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by AlB, Jun 27, 2004.

  1. AlB

    AlB

    93
    0
    May 30, 2002
    I'm wanting to buy a decent printer for once. I don't care about color or photo printing. My main concern is that if I want to print something (probably text) that I print it fast. Any suggestions?
     
  2. HerrGlock

    HerrGlock Scouts Out CLM

    23,791
    182
    Dec 28, 2000
    You want fast or do you want professional quality?

    Look on ebay and other places for an HP LaserJet 4. You can get it shipped for less than $100 and you'll have a laserjet that does 600X600 and is supported by every OS out there.

    DanH
     


  3. gudel

    gudel

    486
    0
    Jun 1, 2001
  4. AlB

    AlB

    93
    0
    May 30, 2002
    Quality in regards to printing photos is not important at all. I mainly want to print stuff out to read during travel at a later date. As long as it prints out the text with good quality, which I guess they all do, I just want it to be fast.

    I did some looking up on my current OLD printer and it prints at 3.5 ppm. I've seen some printers for under a hundred that print up to 19 ppm.

    Another related question: Any benefit to having a printer that connects with a USB?

    Thanks.
     
  5. srhoades

    srhoades

    2,799
    10
    Jul 14, 2000
    I also have the laserjet 1200 and recommend it. However they don't make it anymore. The laserjet 1300 is the same exact priter with more RAM and it prints faster.
     
  6. BNSF

    BNSF 228th suxs big

    61
    0
    May 30, 2004
    At the foot of NORAD
    laser rocks!~2

    I am looking for a color laser now!
     
  7. PlethoraGreen

    PlethoraGreen

    204
    0
    Jan 16, 2002
    Cheyenne, WY
    A couple people around the office have just recently upgraded to laserjet 1300's and after seeing them in action I'm quite impressed.

    The accountant for instance used to have a laserjet 4p and at the end of the month it would take her 4 hours to print out all the necessary documents she needed to wrap up the month. Now, it only takes 15 minutes. ;g