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Old Nov 28, 2004, 6:50 PM   #1
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Hi,
I'd like to print out some photos and send them as postcards to my friends.
I have some 280gsm 6x4 paper but even that seems a bit flimsy to post.
Does anyone know where I can get thicker photo paper, in 6x4 size?
Plus, I'm just about to order an R800. Can it actually take thicker paper?

Thanks.

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Old Jan 1, 2005, 7:40 PM   #2
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Redriver makes some nice heavy product. They have serval products, postcards and greating cards of several weights and finishs. Good guys too out of Texas.

One thing to check...will the print path on a Epson R800 support heavy stock?

Red Rivers site for post cards:
http://www.redrivercatalog.com/cardshop/post/index.htm
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Old Jan 24, 2005, 11:54 PM   #3
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just bought an r800 and have been researching inks and papers. epson sells postcard paper stock that will work on the r800. haven't tried any yet, however.
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  • Supports a variety of Epson photo papers, 4" and 8.3" roll papers (roll paper holder included), plain, bond and air mail papers. Supports Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper, Premium Semigloss Photo Paper, Premium Luster Photo Paper, Enhanced Matte Paper, Matte Paper Heavyweight, Double-sided Matte Paper Heavyweight, Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper, Premium Bright White Paper, ink jet printable CDs/DVDs.
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Seems thick paper isn't a problem?
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