HP as one of the most popular brands of printers nowadays has its wide variety of cartridges. One of which is HP 61® Ink Cartridge. It’s available widely and compatible with most kind of printers. This also makes this ink cartridge popular and commonly used. Here’s what you need to know more about this ink cartridge.
You are suddenly low on toner and need to replace the cartridge but you don’t know where to start. Before doing the next step, know some important things first!
Always be mindful when you are low on toner. When the print is faded, it’s already a sign to replace. It is always a good practice to replace your cartridge right away.
Don’t be confused between the drum unit and the toner cartridge. The drum unit is where you’ll find the toner cartridge. It’s black in color and what you will usually see first once you open the cover of your printer.
There are two types of cartridges- the refillable ones and the regular ones. We will discuss steps on how to refill regular cartridges which are the most common. An example of a regular cartridge includes the Epson T200XL Ink Cartridges. Here is the refill process.
Identify your work area
Stains can be messy, which is why you need to identify your working space and prepare it. Ink could pour and leave stains, so you wouldn’t want to do the refill over valuable stuff. Place some towels to absorb any spills.
Puncture a hole
Cartridges are manufactured in a way that allows them to be used in a specific printer model. Installing the wrong cartridge could pose damage both to the cartridge and your printer. Several cartridges have almost similar names, for instance, the HP 61XL black cartridges, which makes it easily confusable.
1. Potential printer damage
Different ink cartridges have different designs depending on the intended printer for use. Therefore, cartridge designs will differ depending on the brand. The wrong cartridge will thus be difficult to install, and when forced, could snap into pieces. Which could be damaging to both the cartridge and printer?
Wondering how to make custom woodwork projects such as gifts, plaques, and signs. You can print to wood through the steps below. However, before starting, you need to acquire the necessary material (depending on your preferred method}.
You will need acetone, foam brush, nitrile gloves, spray lacquer, acid brush, polycyclic and Liquitex gel medium. As for the setup; the ideal size of wood to print on is the 5.25″ by 3.5″ Here are different printing methods
1. Using acetone
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Direct-to-garment printing, abbreviated as DTG printing, is a new form of digital printing on cotton textiles. It uses a direct to garment printer which prints directly onto caps, pillowcases, and other materials made of cotton. The printer uses inkjet technology to apply the ink onto the clothing directly.
How It Works
For the optimal functionality of a DTG printer, it requires the material to be pre-treated using a pre-treatment machine. Treating will:
Lay loose fibers, leaving a smooth surface for printing
Create stronger bonds between the pigmented inks and garment fibers
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The HP 61 is a popular two ink cartridge option in the market. Its popularity is centered on its extensive availability and its high compatibility with numerous printers. The HP 61 uses a tri-color and black cartridge which are sold in a standard as well as high-yield size. Do take note that combo packs are also available.
The cartridges come in HP 61 colored or black in two sizes: standard size and HP 61XL black cartridges. Depending on your needs, the standard size comes in handy for someone who prints once in a while. For someone who prints a lot, the HP 61XL black cartridges are the best option.
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The Brother cartridges have taken the market by storm, with new inventions being ushered in the market. Customers consider the Brother TN360 to be an improvement of its predecessor, the TN350. Unfortunately, with ink cartridges, it is different.
These two Brother products are independent, function differently, and even used on different printer models.
One distinctive feature of Brother cartridges is their compatibility with printers of different models. Brother TN350 is compatible with the following Brother printers:
Usually, when you are running low or empty on ink, the alarm lamp and the ink lamps will automatically alert you of the error. With this, you cannot print or scan your document. To remedy the situation, you have to change your FINE cartridge with a new one. A FINE Canon PIXMA MG3520 Ink cartridge is ideal for your printing needs. Canon PIXMA MG3520 Ink is known to give high-quality prints for your printing needs.
Should you choose to replace your FINE cartridge, follow this step-by-step guide below;
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If the Brother printer thinks you have an empty cartridge, it will automatically forbid you to print, but you can trick it to print more documents if you just reset the ink cartridges.
Why should I reset my Brother Ink Cartridges?
Here are two known reasons why you should restart your Brother Ink Cartridges:
1. Printers usually convey that your ink cartridge is low or doesn’t have ink when in reality it still has enough ink to print two or more documents. Restarting your ink cartridge may deceive your printer to think you already changed a new cartridge.
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Lexmark takes pride in its four-in-one printers that not only print but could also copy, scan, and even fax documents to clienteles from anywhere in the globe. A message would alert the user should the printer be running low on ink; your printed documents may have stripes or appear washed-out if you push through with printing your document with only low ink. This would result in a less professional looking document that is also unreadable. It is necessary to change the ink cartridge as soon as you can should this happen. You can use a Lexmark 150 Ink to yield better and high-quality printing results.
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Printing on wood is a great way to make unique designs for your household, workplace, and gifts! You can create plaques, signs, and many creative custom-designed products. There are many ways to print on wood. 5 methods will be discussed here.
Before you print on wood, you should:
- Get the materials you need
You’ll need a board with the wood of your choice. Pine is a good option. You would also need Acetone, acid brushes, foam brushes, a gel type medium (liquitex), acid and foam brushes, polycrylics, and lacquer spray.
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UniNet is an original equipment manufacturer with products that are found everywhere in the world.
It recently created a printer named iColor 350, which is only for using sublimation with dye printing.
The iColor 350 series takes Uninet sublimation capability to a whole new level, and thus the products created have a much higher and vibrant quality, and are guaranteed to last for much longer.
How Is The iColor 350 Series Different from Other Transfer Printers?
Starting a t-shirt printing business is a simple, cheap and fun way to make profit. However, you must know that there is a lot of competition in the market. There are many t-shirt printing brands of high quality, so yours must be uniquely attractive for you to succeed. All You Need to Know About Starting an Online T-shirt Business
Shopify is a good, simple app for new entrepreneurs and your store can be launched in less than half an hour!
- Decide On a Brand and Design
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Direct to Garment Printer is recent in the market. DTG printers have opened new channels for digital decorators, yet there are so many myths about it going around. Here are the common misconceptions on the Direct to Garment Printer.
1. DTG printers are too slow for actual production
Yes, DTG printers are slower compared to screen printing. That is why they are recommended for low volume jobs. Alternatively, to increase production, you should consider getting multiple machines, which will increase your production potential.
2. White ink will always clog on the DTG printer
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Canon CLI271 Ink cartridge offers improved color, better colorfastness, and a broader color gamut compared to other ink cartridges. With the smart LED, you are in a position to know whether you have installed the tank properly and when the ink tank needs to be replaced.
You can refill your inkjet PIXMA printer with Canon CLI271 ink tank. Its dye-based system enables users to come up with stunning images, which can last a century if properly stored in an archival high-quality photo album.
Process of Installation
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For decades now, screen printing has been the main deal in the market. However, direct to garment (DTG) printers have taken over the market, with the most recent model being the famous DTG P600, which makes DTG P600 not only the latest but the best one too. However, which one is better for you?
Before making a decision on which printer is ideal for you, you need to understand the pros and cons of each. You can do this by following the production details and how these applications will be of benefit to your venture is essential.
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It’s already midway of the year 2019, and there are still a lot of new technologies that can boost your business. When you’re into sublimation business, it is good for you to get updated of the list of new sublimation trends that are already launched and to those will be launched. Here are some of the sublimation trends in 2019 you should pay attention.
The huge demand for drinkware for both hot and cold beverages is a surefire booster in sublimation business. Keeping aligned with the trend, more insulated tumblers are making its way for sublimation printing. Aside from this, there are new drinking containers that are being sold through sublimation media such as frosted mugs, growlers, and metallic coatings too.
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The year is full of new creation and innovation, making every day work much easier to do, and sublimation printer is not an exception. Taken in the Long Beach California, UniNet sublimation printers has finally arrived. The line-up of UniNet sublimation printer has been added after it released its new iColor 350, exclusively made for dye sublimation.
The components of the said printer are different from the earlier sublimation printers. With its exclusivity, it uses a specifically formulated dye sublimation toner that gives a high-quality result, with more vibrant color and more durable prints.
Direct-to-Garment Printing or DTG is a popular printing process that is the same with printing on the paper except that it’s directly printed on a cloth. Using inkjet technology, printing method to clothing item is now made easier. The process will just take a couple of minutes once the desired design is ready. Also, it uses a fabric-friendly ink to which it does not affect the color and the shirt once printed. That said, by using a direct to garment printer, lesser human workforce is needed compared to manual fabric printing.
An electrical device only works as well when you take care of its parts. The printer is one of those essential parts of your work, which can give you several hassles if malfunctioning. However, with the proper care and correct spare parts, you can make sure that your printer runs well into its warranty life.
For those using the Brother HL-2240 printer, the first thing you have to make sure of is that you use only the original Brother HL-2240 toner cartridges to ensure the smooth functioning of your printer.
Steps on how you can reset your Brother HL-2240 printer in case it breaks down:
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While many believe that an artist’s true ability is his skill to capture art and present it to the world, the artist would differ from this assumption. Not only good equipment assist the artist in capturing the art, but they also make sure that their output is presented to the world in the best manner possible.
In the recent issue of Professional Photographer’s Hot Ones, which featured some of the most innovative and inspiring products for professional photographers, the Epson Expression Photo HD XP-15000 was featured as the hottest printer for photographers. This was the fifth year in running where Epson products were featured in the annual Hot Ones Buyer’s guide.
For those looking for a compact and reliable printer to fulfill their printing requirements at home or at the office, the Canon Pixma MX922 might be the perfect solution to all your queries. For a price as low as $200, this color inkjet can do multiple functions, such as –
- Two-sided scanning
- Color printing
- Optical media printing
With an easy to install software system, one can get this device up and running in no time. Combined with the efficient Canon software and the original Canon Pixma MX922 Ink Cartridges, one can get high-quality output at blazing fast speeds.
Picking the most suitable HP printers and HP 61XL Black cartridges for your small business should not be troublesome. A little evaluation of your present and upcoming printing routines will assist you in selecting the perfect HP printer for your business.
Do You Need a Laser or Inkjet Printer?
Laser printers and cartridges like HP 61XL Black cartridges are considered to be costlier compared to their inkjet counterparts. However, this drift is gradually changing. If your business involves a lot of printing, then speed and PPM is a crucial issue for you. The laser category is the best in terms of speed and volume. Additionally, laser printers utilize toners made from fine powder and not ink. Thus, you don’t have to worry about smudging off freshly printed documents.
Are you thinking about purchasing a Brother printer but don’t know where to start? Well, it is vital that you understand the types of Brother TN-450 toner cartridges and printers that suit your printing needs before you select the best printer. Here are some tips that you can use to find and buy the best brother printer.
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Have you noted a diminished print quality of your Epson Workforce WF2540 Cartridges? Most probably, your dirty print head is to blame for the glitch in your Epson Workforce WF2540 Cartridges. That’s because dried ink may block the print heads, leading to dark or light bands showing across your printed documents. Cleaning the print heads can remove these blockages and return the correct ink flow. Follow the steps below to know how to clean your Epson printer’s print head.
Lexmark 150xl Ink is one of the popular ink cartridges offered by Lexmark that offers high- quality prints at a lower ink usage. This is considered one of the most ink efficient cartridges produced by the company and has been highly patronized by most industrial companies that have been doing large volume prints. Lexmark 150xl Ink is compatible with the following printer models:
- Lexmark Pro915
- Lexmark S315
- Lexmark S515
- Lexmark S415
- Lexmark Pro715
Its Vizix 2.0 ink technology is the front runner specifications in a Lexmark 150xl Ink, especially for those who want to maintain the crisp, vibrant prints on their hard copies from the first page to the last.
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Epson 200 inks are considered one of the quality printers in the market today. However, it is quite a challenge to know which printers are compatible to operate using this ink. What printer takes Epson 200 ink? There are a few printers that are compatible to operate using Epson 200 ink. Here are some of them:
- Epson Expression Home XP-200
- Epson Expression Home XP-300
- Epson Expression Home XP-310
- Epson Expression Home XP-400
- Epson Expression Home XP-410
- Epson Workforce WF-2010F
- Epson Workforce WF-2010W
- Epson Workforce WF-2510
- Epson Workforce WF-2520
- Epson Workforce WF-2520NF
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Are you searching for a cartridge that is compatible with your printer? Are you tired of purchasing toners that end up being fake? Well, the Brother LC101 Ink Cartridge is perfectly designed to your print jobs. The following are reviews based on users’ experiences.
- The device does not have issues when accepting the sensor. Once you load up the printer, it instantly detects the ink, and you can print with ease. You do not have to wait for centuries to start the printing.
- The cartridge is designed with extreme precision and consideration to obtain clear photos.
Are you planning to buy a new printer soon? If yes, then the first thing to consider is to determine what kind of printer you want to buy. A particular printer uses different kinds of ink, and there are a number of pros and cons when using each type. If you are using an Epson T200XL ink right now, but you do not what type of ink it is, please read below for more information.
- Liquid Ink
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