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Ink-saving tips

Image by The Library of Congress via Flickr Even though our customers are already saving money buy shopping at CW San Diego for their ink and toner needs, there’s always more we all could be doing to reduce our use … Continue reading

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5 things to keep in mind when buying a new printer

Image via Wikipedia There is no fixed season for new printer purchasing. Printer manufacturers don’t have any particular time of year set aside to introduce their new models. Some manufacturers introduce a new printer once a year, others bring out … Continue reading

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Printer Shopping Tips from MacWorld

Image by Getty Images via Daylife Every month it seems printer manufacturers are pushing new models with additional features (and smaller ink supplies) onto the shelves of local office supply and big-box retail stores. Every week we get calls from … Continue reading

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Inkless Printing and the future of CWSD

A customer the other day asked if we would go out of business if the major printer manufacturers developed a printer that didn’t use ink or toner. I told him that no, we would be in no danger of going … Continue reading

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Stuff we reuse

While it’s obvious we reuse ink and toner cartridges, other items we reuse on a daily basis might not be so obvious. I say that because it seems not too many of our customers return these items with their cartridges … Continue reading

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Print a lot? Go XL

Many printer manufacturers these days are offering their customers an option when it comes to cartridge volume; newer printers often accept both low yield and high yield cartridges. High yield, sometimes labeled as XL, cartridges contain twice to three times … Continue reading

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Why we can’t pay top price for your unused OEMs

Image by dmscvan via Flickr Several times a week we get calls from folks asking if we’ll buy their unopened OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) cartridges. Usually it’s because they have been keeping a few backup cartridges on-hand. When their printer … Continue reading

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Color laser printers reviewed

In January, PC World Magazine reviewed some of the newer color laser printers on the market and gave their top marks to the Dell 3130CN. B&W Pages per Min.: B&W PPM:31, Color Pages per Min.: Color PPM:26, Max. B&W dpi: … Continue reading

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Buy 2 get 1 free laser cartridge sale

At Cartridge World San Diego we are having our first overstock sale on select laser (toner) cartridges. From now until April 30th, buy two of the laser cartridges listed below and receive a third cartridge of the same type free. … Continue reading

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How Laser Printers Work

The Basics: Static Electricity The primary principle at work in a laser printer is static electricity, the same energy that makes clothes in the dryer stick together or a lightning bolt travel from a thundercloud to the ground. Static electricity … Continue reading

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