New Parallel Printer

  Nick052 12:24 03 Dec 04
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Hi,

Does anyone know where i can get a cheap parallel (non-USB) printer?

The computer I want to buy it for is exremely old (windows 95) and does not have USB capability.

The printer can be extremely basic (colour not even essential).

I can only find USB printers every time I look.

Cheers,

Nick.

  SurfMonkey _#:@}™ 12:48 03 Dec 04

have you tryed ebay its a shame you didnt post last week ive just chucked out a lexmark z11 i found gathering dust in a cupboard

  Technotiger 12:52 03 Dec 04

Hi, are there any regular boot-sales near you. Every time I hve been to boot-sales I have seen perfectly good printers on the stalls (from £5 - £25) lol

  pj123 13:00 03 Dec 04

There is an Epson 680 going on Ebay at the moment. The highest bid is £4.20. About 5 hours to go.

  woodchip 13:01 03 Dec 04

So why not buy a Samsung mono Laser? also cheaper to run. Mine is a ML-4500 click here

  Nick052 13:05 03 Dec 04

Many thanks - i put a bid on the ebay auction. The option of new laser is too expensive, but thanks for suggesting

  pj123 14:40 03 Dec 04

Yes, I see your bid on Ebay. Don't get carried away. Stick to your maximum price you will pay. There will be plenty of others if you don't get this one. I had to go 5 times to get the printer I wanted at the price I wanted to pay, but I got it in the end.

Good Luck

Pete

  pj123 16:09 03 Dec 04

Miss that one you have still got this one.

click here

or this one

click here

  pj123 18:02 03 Dec 04

C'mon Nick you can do it. 30 minutes left.

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