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Forum: General Discussion Sep 16, 2010, 9:34 AM
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Posted By peripatetic
Yes. I can't remember where I read it, but the...

Yes. I can't remember where I read it, but the Epson Pro printers are much less susceptible to problems if left unused for a while. Hmm, actually it may be that if you leave it switched on it...
Forum: General Discussion Sep 16, 2010, 2:59 AM
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Posted By peripatetic
I think paradoxically if you want to leave the...

I think paradoxically if you want to leave the printer alone for a couple of months at at a time the 3880 is much better.

However... what I did was look at the cost of the printer and paper and...
Forum: General Discussion Sep 15, 2010, 10:06 AM
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Posted By peripatetic
Not yet, I almost did, but my wife talked me out...

Not yet, I almost did, but my wife talked me out of it on the basis that I don't make enough prints, and I'm getting pretty good results using online printing services (particularly Photobox) once I...
Forum: General Discussion Sep 15, 2010, 2:55 AM
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Posted By peripatetic
If you compare the cost of the ink cartridges...

If you compare the cost of the ink cartridges it's actually cheaper to get the 3880 than a 1900 with enough ink to make up the difference because you get a full set of the larger cartridges in the...
Forum: General Discussion Sep 14, 2010, 5:24 PM
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Posted By peripatetic
Yes, on the printer, go for the 3880. Worlds...

Yes, on the printer, go for the 3880. Worlds apart.

Phenom v i7 you probably won't see a difference, but the price of the AMD is very good.
Forum: General Discussion Sep 14, 2010, 1:00 PM
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Posted By peripatetic
I just got an XPS7100 6-core phenom for work....

I just got an XPS7100 6-core phenom for work. It's blisteringly fast.

The iMac is lovely though. Either one will serve you well I'm sure.

Go for the R3880. :-)
Forum: General Discussion Sep 14, 2010, 11:32 AM
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Posted By peripatetic
Also it depends on how many proof prints you are...

Also it depends on how many proof prints you are willing to throw away.

The potential advantage of perfect profiling is that you don't have to throw ANY away. But if you are printing low volumes,...
Forum: General Discussion Sep 14, 2010, 9:34 AM
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Posted By peripatetic
You shouldn't need to spend all that much on a...

You shouldn't need to spend all that much on a monitor.

http://shop.colourconfidence.com/product.php?xProd=3224&xSec=10272

for around 1250 CAD

or
...
Forum: General Discussion Sep 14, 2010, 3:29 AM
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Posted By peripatetic
Erm, except that Brian may be the only person in...

Erm, except that Brian may be the only person in the world who can do that.

My advice is that the iMac monitors are almost useless for color accurate work. If you use an iMac then get yourself an...
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