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    Canon 3rd party carts not showing empty

    Convinced! I bought 4 completely refurbished sets.
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    Life expectancy of bulk ink question

    "Used ink" as in ink that was already in a cart that was refilled?
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    Life expectancy of bulk ink question

    Other than a "fungal infection", any thing else affect the ink as far as actual longevity and print quality?
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    Source for non ARC Canon refillable carts?

    As in this one specifically; https://www.ebay.com/itm/303569881545?hash=item46ae2cc9c9:g:tZkAAOSwZbJewMJZ What a write up. I specifically noted the comment about Precision Colors disco'ing their empty carts. :eek:
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    Source for non ARC Canon refillable carts?

    Understood about the clips I use them all the time, but most of these don't seem to have them including the example.
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    Source for non ARC Canon refillable carts?

    You are referring to these; https://www.ebay.com/itm/123893552912?hash=item1cd8a19710:g:654AAOSwNlxda9jh I asked the seller this; How long have these been empty?? Don't the sponges dry out fast when empty...
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    Source for non ARC Canon refillable carts?

    The carts I have used were new, never filled, empty aftermarket carts, not ones that were filled with ink. Just like what you linked. Unless I missed something here, I'm confused about buying empty used Canon OEM carts. I don't know how long the sponges were empty or almost empty.
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    Source for non ARC Canon refillable carts?

    Or ARC carts that do read ink levels which I now understand most do not. Which I found out the hard way thru Ink Owl in spite of what their tech told me.. The specific carts I'm looking for are refillable PGI-5(BK) and CLI-8(C,M,Y,BK). I did find these...
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    Canon 3rd party carts not showing empty

    As in you can't refill or reset Canon OEM carts. I never bought any. As I stated, I never had "auto" reset carts before. If I knew that I probably wouldn't of ordered them and looked elsewhere. I've dealt with Ink Owl before with no issues, but only for ink. BTW, I did on the offer.
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    Canon 3rd party carts not showing empty

    Printer is new, the model is 15 years old. I have been treating it like gold. Understood about letting carts going dry, but that was due to the lack of indication to ink levels which wasn't my fault. I was just going to find another source for empty carts. I thought Canon OEM carts are only...
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    Canon 3rd party carts not showing empty

    Details; Canon ip4300 printer (new purchased a few years ago, just placed in service to replace the same model with maxed out waste ink pads. Ink Owl auto resetable carts (no need for a chip resetter) PGI-5 & CLI-8) Carts are replacing older 3rd party (that needed a resetter) where the sponges...
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    Canon ink cart cross reference

    A partially corrected order chronically (corrections needed & welcomed); 3e Compatibles: BJC-3000, BJC-6000, FAX C855, i550, i560, i850, i860, Multipass C755, Multipass F30, Multipass F50, Multipass F60, Multipass F80, Multipass MP700, Multipass MP730, iP3000, iP4000, iP4000R...
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    Looking to replace a much older Canon printer; current or older model?

    Are those AIO machines? Are you talking about the TS/TR 8320/8520?
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