[Lab] HP Photosmart C8180 (jammed)
Richard Guy Briggs
rgb at tricolour.net
Sat Sep 17 12:34:58 EDT 2011
On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 11:28:04AM -0400, Nick Edgar wrote:
> Hi all,
> If anyone in the mod-lab group can use a (jammed, but possibly reparable)
> printer, for use or parts, please let me know. I'd be happy to drop it off.
> Here's a note I got from my father-in-law, who'd prefer to see it go to use
> rather than landfill.
> If the group has other suggestions, please let me know.
Sure, I'd have a go at it. Failing that, my kids can take it apart and
learn how they are made. I could us a scanner, so if it is salvageable,
all the better.
> "I got a paper jam in my handy dandy HP Photosmart C8180 All in one wireless
> Printer Scanner Copier, extracted most of the torn paper but could not get
> the last bits, yada yada, took it to Staples, extended 2 yr warranty expired
> last year, tch tch, Staples doesn’t repair printers, just replaces them.
> Yes, even for a little paper jam. Such is our throwaway society.
> Long story short, I bought a new HP Photosmart eStation C510, at Best Buy.
> So, if some techy student somewhere wants a free, 3 yr old wireless printer,
> he/she can have it. Do you know of any such?"
slainte mhath, RGB
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