Wednesday, 27 October 2010

Inkjet cartridges (compatible)

You may have been buying genuine (original/OEM) inkjet cartridges for some time now and spent a small fortune! If you were to add up all the money you've spent on ink cartridges it probably would have paid for a weekend away to Paris if you use them at home or a luxury cruise round the Mediterranean if you are a business user! When some compatible ink cartridge manufacturers reputedly had a bad reputation, the manufacturers of genuine inkjet cartridges cornered the market and hiked their prices up. They knew that customers wanted quality and were willing to pay for it.

Today, the situation has changed and technology has opened the door for non OEM inkjet cartridge manufacturers to improve their products giving you the choice of buying a quality product at 25% of the cost of original inkjet cartridges. Inkjet cartridges compatible with your printer produce results at least as good as the genuine inkjet cartridges and without the need of spending loads of cash. UK Ink Supplies offers you Jet Tec ink cartridge products that are guaranteed to work with your printer and offer you crisp printing results print after print.

UK Ink Supplies only sells ink cartridges that use the best ink available and have been certified as 100% compatible with your printer before they leave the Jet Tec ink factory in Lincolnshire. We are so confident that our cheap ink cartridges will more than meet your requirements that we offer a no quibble money back guarantee. By buying from UK Ink Supplies you can feel confident that you get the ink cartridge that will have your inkjet printer producing the best results possible.

We stock a large range of ink cartridges compatible with many inkjet printers available in the UK market today. Whether you need Brother ink cartridges, HP inkjet cartridges or Canon inkjet cartridges you'll find them all and more at UK Ink Supplies. We also stock Epson ink cartridges, IBM ink cartridges, and Olivetti ink cartridges as well as many other popular brands.

UK Ink Supplies is the leading online shop for quality inkjet cartridge compatibles at a discounted price in the UK. The price you see is the price you pay on all Jet Tec products no matter how big or small your ink cartridge order is!

By choosing UK Ink Supplies for your cheap inkjet cartridge compatibles, you will start saving money today! 90% of our orders are despatched the same working day using our next delivery service so that you don’t have to wait for your ink cartridges too long.  UK Ink Supplies appreciate that sometimes keeping track of the ink in your printer is the last thing on your mind; however, when you run out you realise how urgently you need it!  UK Ink Supplies makes it a priority to get you the Jet Tec products you need as quickly as possible.

UK Ink Supplies of Lincoln

Blog by UK Ink Supplies, based in Lincoln, UK stock a wide range of printer cartridges and laser toner  cartridges for most printers.  For more details please visit Jet Tec ink cartridges for the latest Epson, Canon, Lexmark, Brother and HP printer products.

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Saturday, 16 October 2010

Ink & Laser Toner Cartridges for Schools & Colleges

UK Ink Supplies are pleased to announce that we accept official purchase orders from schools, colleges, universities, government organisations & registered charities in the UK.

All we require is an official purchase order signed by an authorised member of staff, clearly showing your PO number and organisation details. 30-Day accounts are setup automatically on receipt of the purchase order.

UK Ink Supplies already supply many Schools, Colleges, Registered Charities, Local Authorities and other Government Organisations in Derbyshire and Lincolnshire and all over the UK and are familiar with purchasing procedures and requirements.

How to place your order:
  • Add the required products to the shopping cart as normal and proceed to the checkout.
  • Enter your details in the relevant fields and then select "Purchase order - Schools, Colleges & Government orders only", as the payment method.
  • Select a delivery method, review the order details and then submit your order for processing.
  • You will then be presented with an order number which needs to be referenced on the purchase order which you send through email.
  • An order confirmation email will be sent detailing your order. This email also acts as your 30 day invoice for your purchase. Please ensure that you enter a valid email address, to receive the invoice. A paper copy of your invoice will also be sent.
We also accept orders which have not been placed through the website. Send your official purchase order with a detailed description of the products you require, making sure the product values match the current prices listed on our website.

Phone us on: 01522 520 446

UK Ink Supplies do not normally offer credit account facilities to businesses. Our commitment to choice and quality means that only the very best in Ink & Toner Cartridges, Photo Paper and computer consumables are always available for to you buy online.

UK Ink Supplies are leading UK Online retailers of digital imaging supplies, offering a reliable online service and great value prices. We specialise in Ink & Toner Cartridges, Photo Paper and computer consumables from the leading manufacturers and deliver them direct to your door. UK Ink Supplies stock quality brands including Jet Tec ink cartridges, Canon, HP, Epson, Lexmark, Samsung, Panasonic, Brother, and many more.

We stock all types of Ink & Toner including Fax Supplies, Inkjet Cartridges, Toner Cartridges, Inkjet Cleaning Products, Refill Ink, Copier Toner, and more, plus a huge range of Photo Papers. As a leading retailer of digital imaging supplies, the UK Ink Supplies range of Ink & Toner Cartridges and Photo Paper is constantly maintained and updated to ensure that the latest products are available to our customers at the lowest prices. Buy Ink & Toner Cartridges and Photo Paper online using our simple and safe payment methods and have the best in Ink & Toner Cartridges and Photo Paper products conveniently delivered to you.

UK Ink Supplies of Lincoln

Blog by UK Ink Supplies, based in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, UK stock a wide range of printer ink cartridges and laser toner printer cartridges.  For more information visit Jet Tec ink cartridges for the latest digital media print products.

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Tuesday, 12 October 2010

Official Jet Tec Retailer

UK Ink Supplies are an Official Jet Tec Retailer.

As an Official Jet Tec Ink Retailer, UK Ink Supplies Jet Tec inkjet cartridges, Jet Tec ink, Jettec Refill Kits, Jettec Paper (by Agfa) and Jet Tec Laser Toner Cartridges at very competitive prices.

UK Ink Supplies manufacturers original branded (OEM) toner cartridges, inkjet cartridges, Jet Tec ink cartridges, paper and office stationery to homes, businesses, schools and colleges: HP toner cartridges, Canon toner cartridges, Epson toner cartridges, Lexmark toner cartridges, Brother toner cartridges, etc., HP inkjet cartridges, Epson inkjet cartridges, Canon inkjet cartridges, Lexmark inkjet cartridges. Photo paper by Agfa, Canon, Epson, Hewlett Packard (HP), Lexmark. etc.

We stock a large range of ink cartridges and refill kits and keep them ready to ship.  As an official Jet Tec Retailer our cartridges are covered by the Jet Tec 100% satisfaction guarantee, meaning you can buy confident in the knowledge that the products you purchase will meet your needs with minimum hassle. Our friendly customer service are always on hand to assist should you need them, and it's free to call them too.

All Jet Tec compatible ink cartridges and refill kits are manufactured in the UK, so you are guaranteed top quality in every cartridge. Most other compatible cartridges are made in China, and many fail to meet the standards of UK manufacturing. The print quality and speed is reduced, as is your printers lifespan. You may even damage your machine. Do not take the risk; use Jet Tec ink cartridges to ensure you get the quality you would expect from genuine ink cartridges.

UK Ink Supplies are dedicated to supplying the highest quality compatible printer supplies. Ink cartridge quality and performance is backed by the Jet Tec Guarantee. If you are unhappy with your Jettec cartridges you may return them for a refund.

Jettec Freephone Helpline: 0800 0282 488

UK Ink Supplies of Lincoln

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Thursday, 7 October 2010 is based in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, UK is a printer consumables supplies company based in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, UK

UK Ink Supplies sells printer ink cartridges and laser toner cartridges from the city of Lincoln, in the East Midlands county of Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.  Lincoln is an historic Roman city and UK Ink Supplies is based just off end of the old Roman Lincoln High Street, connecting Lincoln to London and York.

About Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Lincoln, Lincolnshire has a population of 85,595 at the 2001 census, with a greater urban area of Lincoln having a population of 120,779.  Lincolnshire has a population of around 1,016,600 and is the second largest county by land area in England.  Lincoln is also the county town (and city) of Lincolnshire and as such has many notable businesses, of which UK Ink Supplies is one.  Lincolnshire boasts the world renowned Jet Tec ink cartridge manufacturing company.  Jet Tec produce millions of ink cartridges and laser printer toner cartridges at their Boston, Lincolnshire factory, which employs over 300 people.  Many well-known towns in Lincolnshire include Market Rasen, Grimbsy, Scunthorpe, Sleaford, Skegness, Cleethorpes, Spalding and Stamford.  Each one is famous for a certain industry.  UK Ink Supplies aims to make Lincoln, famous for its historic cathedral, also famous for supplying printer cartridges and laser toners to the UK.
Lincoln, Lincolnshire, UK - the home of UK Ink

About UK Ink Supplies, Lincoln

As our name implies, our forte is consumables ie. laser toner and printer ink cartridges.  As our name suggests UK Ink Supplies specialises in the supply of recycled, compatible and original inkjet consumables for your printer from Lincoln, Lincolnshire, UK.

In Lincoln, UK Ink Supplies stock a wide range of compatible, original and remanufactured inkjet and toner cartridges. In addition we stock a range of Agfa inkjet papers. We supply many branded products including Epson, Canon, HP, Brother, Xerox, Oki and Lexmark as well as Jet Tec laser toners and compatible ink cartridges which are all made in Lincolnshire, UK as well as GreenTech and Xinia laser printer toners.

Blog by UK Ink Supplies, based in Lincoln, UK stock a wide range of printer refill kits for ink cartridges.  For more information visit for the latest digital media print products.

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Wednesday, 6 October 2010

Refilling Ink Cartridges: Secrets of a Professional

We will provide tips and tricks to refilling the newer cartridges. The newer cartridges are harder but with the techniques we will show you will have a greater chance of success.

The new cartridge is much smaller now and this changes a lot of things with regard to refilling. The main issue is that the entire internal sponge must be filled with ink in order to hold the correct volume of ink. This is hard to achieve for the amateur because of air pockets in the sponge.
The professional filler fills the cartridge under a high vacuum, which removes the air and then the ink is injected inside. Only after the sponge is filled completely is air let back into the cartridge. This works very well and if the empty cartridges is a high quality one, it almost always results in a fully working ink cartridge. Now we are talking about the small cartridges produced in the last five years. That is likea of  the small the HP56 and HP57 and the Lexmark 16 and Lexmark 26 ink cartridges.

What can you do to increase your chances of success?
The first thing is to not try to fill the cartridge to it's full capacity. For instance the HP56 originally had just 19ml of ink, so only put in 8 to 10ml of ink. Trying to fill it full will only result in leaking and other problems.

Because of the air problem it is recommend that you insert the needle as far as possible and angle it towards the printhead. Another thing that can help is to use a gravity feed. Remove the plunger from the syringe and put in the correct volume of ink. Let the ink slowly enter the cartridge by gravity.

Don't try and fill an ink cartridge that has been sitting around for weeks or months, otherwise the residue of ink will have dried out and cause blockages. Even professionals have problems with this situation. Fill the cartridge at the first sign that it's going dry to help avoid any problems.
After filling your cartridge you may find that it won't work at all. When you touch it against a paper towel nothing at all comes out. There's a channel between the print head and the compartment that has the sponge in it. If this channel gets empty it can take some effort to get it refilled with ink. You can buy a cartridge primer to solve this problem. These clip onto the cartridge and the syringe hooks to it. You pull out on the plunger of the syringe and this sucks ink into the empty void referred to. You can find these by doing a search on Google or another search engine.
The other way of forcing ink into the cartridges uses centrifugal force. Don't do this where ink can get on anything! Hold the cartridge at about shoulder height and bring the cartridge rapidly down to about level with your knee. Stop abruptly and the ink tries to keep moving, forcing it up into the printhead. You may have to do this several times before you are successful. Keep checking by touching the printhead against a paper towel. Ink should come out freely. Buying a primer is by far the best method.

Another reason for the cartridge not to print at all is that it is dripping ink. A dripping printer cartridge won't print correctly and in most instances it won't print at all. If you have over filled then you can suck some of the ink out. Alternatively, you can let it set for two to three hours.
Remember we are talking about cartridges that are not dried out. If your cartridge has dried out, it is recommend buying a new or a refilled cartridge, as you may well have a lot of problems. Additionally, we are talking about Lexmark and HP ink cartridges. For the others it is advisable to buy new compatibles, as it is much easier in the long run than refilling.

Blog by UK Ink Supplies, based in Lincoln, UK stock a wide range of printer refill kits for ink cartridges.  For more information visit for the latest digital media products. For a wide range of  ink cartridge refilling products see Refill kits for ink cartridges.

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