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Printing greeting cards

by lhaday / November 24, 2009 11:49 PM PST

I create all-occasion greeting cards for my own personal use. I currently use an Epson Stylus Color 980 but it has seen better days. I'm now having problems with it feeding the heavy matte paper. Any suggestions on a printer with good color quality and resolution that will print on paper but not be too terribly expensive...say under $300?

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Nice work
by tonygreg123 / December 1, 2009 1:18 AM PST

That's very nice. Greeting cards always eliminate differences between us.
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Greeting Card Printers
by USAPCFIX / April 7, 2010 5:50 AM PDT

Hey lhaday

In our opinion any HP printer does a superb job, HP designs their printer on the purpose of graphic design and a most of them are under $300 any photosmart model will work with heavy matte paper ok I hope this helps

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Kodak's the way to go!
by Cards for Causes / May 6, 2010 1:47 AM PDT

Hey lhaday,

I would suggest a new Kodak ESP Office 6150. They run about $230 and produce great quality images (since they are made for primarily printing pictures. Check it out! Hope this helps!

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by davidtwhittle / July 13, 2010 4:10 AM PDT

Go for a lexmark or brother printer.They are economical as well as last longer.

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