RE: Need printer suggestions

Subject: RE: Need printer suggestions
From: "Al Geist" <al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com>
To: "'Pinkham, Jim'" <Jim -dot- Pinkham -at- voith -dot- com>, "'Lauren'" <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net>, "'Techwr-l'" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 20:17:51 -0500

Jim Pinkham wrote:
"....On the Epsons, I'm not sure if that 150 year number is Wilhelm's or
Epson's. But, in my view, HP and Epson are the two overall best quality
printers on the market, if you're comparing apples to apples in terms of
features and price points."

The number is Wilhelms. One thing to keep in mind, manufacturer estimates
are marketing tools...they may not stand up to rigid, scientific scrutiny.
Kodak promotes it's papers at 100+ years. Wilhelm discovered that they used
25% of the light intensity for their tests, skewing the results. Their
rationale was most houses are not that bright; however, Wilhelm subjects all
their test products to the same standards. That is why I use Wilhelm for my

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RE: Need printer suggestions: From: Al Geist
RE: Need printer suggestions: From: Lauren
RE: Need printer suggestions: From: Al Geist
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