What is the expected lifespan of an Inkjet printer?

Started Sep 7, 2013 | Discussions thread
Zone8 Forum Pro • Posts: 17,276
Being cynical (as happened with a Canon i9950)
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It will fail round about a day or so after the warranty expires.  Mine was two weeks after and the repair quoted (here in Spain, by Canon) together with return shipping to/fro Madrid meant I could buy an Epson 1400 and still have about €150 in my pocket.  So, guess what I did!

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Zone8: Although I am a handsome genius, when I stand in front of a mirror, I vaguely recognise the ugly idjit standing on the other side!
LINK: For B+W with Epson 1400 (and other models) using black ink only PLUS other useful tips:
http://www.photosnowdonia.co.uk/ZPS/epson1400-B&W.htm
Cleaning DSLR Sensors, including Kodak DSLR Factory Cleaning method:
http://www.photosnowdonia.co.uk/ZPS/KodakDCS-sensorcleaning.htm (Includes links to "bassotto's" images)
Solving back/front focus problems on Sigma and most other DSLRs
http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/read.asp?forum=1027&message=35565277
PDF format list of lenses you can print or download - covers Italian Flag YES/NO for DCS 14n but applies to others. http://www.photosnowdonia.co.uk/ZPS/ItiFlagLensList.pdf

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