[ALUG] Good option for occasional printing

John Woodard mail at johnwoodard.co.uk
Fri Jan 15 10:55:25 GMT 2016

I have a Samsung SL-M2026 £40 at Amazon an extra £20 gets you the (W)
wireless version that I use. Works with CUPS out of the box and a £20
non OEM toner lasts around 1500 pages. Cheap and doesn't dry out like
an inkjet.


On 15 January 2016 at 10:30, Steve Engledow <steve at offend.me.uk> wrote:
> Printing has long been the bane of my (and I'm sure most people's)
> existence and several years back, I swore I would never buy another
> printer.
> However, I have a new job now which is based from my home and I no
> longer have the convenience of the office printer for the occasional (a
> couple of times a month) return label or plane ticket.
> What I'm looking for is something that will solve my needs for a
> reasonable price. The last time I bought a printer, it cost me £30 and
> included some ink that ran out after around 15 pages of black and white.
> Replacement ink cost me around £45. I've got two short words for that.
> Does anyone have any recommendations? I'll only need B&W, A4, and have
> no need for high resolution print.
> Cheers,
> Steve
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