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Old 12th May 2019, 21:08
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Yes Split, as I remember those early Biros were as unaceptsble as a pencil when signing legal documents and the fountain pen was supreme .
Today top line fountain pens rank like Swiss watches when it come to cost so few of us have one. Parker , Mont Blanc , Sheaffer, Conway Stewart , come to mind.

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Old 13th May 2019, 01:28
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Hi George.
Since you started this post I have been getting blank pages from my printer, found out that as i haven't used it for around three months the ink has dried out, and they were new ones, Bastward thing is now refusing to do anything, so it's back to the pen for letters.
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Old 13th May 2019, 08:17
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Try cleaning the printer heads.
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Old 13th May 2019, 13:52
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Further to #19 Yesterday I purchased a complete set (4) of compatible high yield toner cartridges for home Dell 1660 for 8.50 on Ebay. Private non-commercial sale saving me over 200.00 on OEM list price.

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Old 14th May 2019, 01:49
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Ive done that Dave on my sons advice still no joy, I might take up calligraphy, it's the latest craze here.
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Old 14th May 2019, 17:56
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Hi George.
Since you started this post I have been getting blank pages from my printer, found out that as i haven't used it for around three months the ink has dried out, and they were new ones, Bastward thing is now refusing to do anything, so it's back to the pen for letters.
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I use email, these days. I rarely get a letter. Even the MNOPF gets the periodic "Confirmation That You are still Alive" form sent by email.
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Old 14th May 2019, 19:16
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Old 19th May 2019, 21:28
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Hi George.
Since you started this post I have been getting blank pages from my printer, found out that as i haven't used it for around three months the ink has dried out, and they were new ones, Bastward thing is now refusing to do anything, so it's back to the pen for letters.
Tugger
I've always used compatibles with no problems and like yourself a very light printer user
But I run the test page once a week to make sure all the heads are clear and the cartridges last for ages
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