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[Discuss] color laser printer

On Tue, Jun 10, 2014 at 12:56 PM, Daniel Barrett <dbarrett at>

> I've had good luck with HP color lasers. My previous one, a LaserJet
> 2605dn, lasted for 7 years without a repair.

?Same exact model here. Bought when it was on sale so not absurd to have
SOHO/SMB printers at home.

No problems until recently RED is printing brick red not bright red, so i
may have a toner going bad before empty, but i suppose it could be the
"drum" belt ? ?

My B&W is a HP LJ 1320DN, even older, likewise no problems.

The 'N' suffix is important, that means it has a physical Ethernet
interface, not just WiFi. I don't want my printer serving as a WiFi
intrusion point.

Just a few weeks ago, I
> replaced it with a LaserJet M451dn for about $350. The

?Nice price.  What's the M prefix mean?

Bill Ricker
bill.n1vux at

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