Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Printers > Photo Inkjet

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Nov 9, 2006, 1:25 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 3

I have just moved from the US to Brunei and am stuck with printers with 110Volt power supplies (still drives me mad that manufacturers cannot use switching power supplies, however thats another story). I contacted Canon in Singapore to see if I could buy a new power supply (a 'spare part') for the 4200 & 4000R, but they gave me some feeble story about the logic board having to be changed as well. This I find strange, or complete rubbish to be honest. Certainly for the ip4000, the power supply is simply a brick that drops out and provides the DC voltage to the printer. I cannot recall if the 4200 is the same design or not.

Does anyone know how I can go about getting a 220/240Volt power supply in this region so I don't have to use some nasty stepdown transformer for these printers (I'd rather not - besides, I seem to recall from somewhere that the power supplies from Canon were very reasonable in price - can't find the thread )

thanks in advance,
rjb is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 3:46 PM.