I modified a 38xx I-refill cartridge ...

Started Apr 4, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: I modified a 38xx I-refill cartridge ...

JJ Winkel wrote:

I have since a long time a new 3880 I-refill kit from InkRepublic, but till now never got to install it mainly due to some drawbacks like too large, too much air causing banding when nearing emptiness, etc...

But as I also read that they have many advantages I decided to try to make one smaller.

Some preliminary pics :

Size comparison

In Situ

Cover almost closed

To avoid a too long post, I made a pdf describing what I did, it's here:


Before I permanently seal the test cartridge and start "destroying" the other eight ones, please feel free to submit any further suggestion or comment.


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C&C welcome if ever there's a pic of mine posted above !

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