Danny MacMillan flowers at
Tue Dec 28 13:37:15 PST 2004

On Tue, Dec 28, 2004 at 02:54:58PM -0600, Andrew L. Gould wrote:
> ...
> If you research Brother laser printers, you'll find that they get great 
> reviews during the first 6-8 months.  After that period, most reviewers 
> complain about having to replace the drum, which is expensive.  If 
> you're looking at Brother printers you should add the price of a new 
> drum into the purchasing price for decision making purposes.

I have a Brother HL-1240 that I've used for several years with no
problems.  It gets VERY light duty, though.  The salesperson did point
out that it is designed so that the print head can be easily replaced.
I always thought of that as a plus.


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