Canon Pixma Pro-1
Announced Oct 24, 2011 •
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Hi all, As strange as it sounds, while I can calibrate easily dye based printers, it's a total disaster with pigment based ones ! This happens with PLAIN PAPER, I don't have this issue on glossy paper. And yes, I absolutely need to print on plain, I print on 100g plain paper. I did contact Xrite but they aren't of any help ! I own: Pixma PRO-1 with OEM inks. Pixma PRO-10S with OEM inks. Pixma PRO-100S with OEM inks. Canon MG7150 with Chinese inks and a CISS. I calibrate using Xrite i1Profiler...
Hi... bear with me, I'm not at home and doing this from memory so the terms may be wrong... I tried to set up my new Pro 1... I followed the steps up to switching on after inserting the inks, the warning light then started flashing. The instructions said if I raised the cover then the cart would return to the middle and I could check the cart cover was secure. But it didn't return to the middle. Eventually after waiting 20 mins or more I switched the printer off, switched it back on again...
I'm finally biting the bullet and buying a professional printer. I want larger than A4, so have gone for A3+ and have then narrowed my selection to these two models (Canon Pixma Pro-1 or Epson Stylus Photo R3000) on the basis of perceived suitability for B+W printing, as I expect to fully appreciate the additional black tones present in these two printers. Expected workload is sporadic heavy use. When the heavy is on, I expect to be printing perhaps 100+ pages per week. When it's off, I'm...