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day-lab
« on: January 22, 2005 03:57:20 PM »

I just received my Print Gocco Today and have been looking through the manual. I am a bit confused about the whole filter/carbon etc. thing. It isn't clear about Ink Jet prints(do you use the blue filter with them or not.). Do those of you who have a Gocco use your Ink Jet prints..or make carbon copies? What methods work best for you..types of copies...with or without the filter etc?

Thanks in advance.
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alison
« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2005 04:55:38 PM »

I just received my Print Gocco Today and have been looking through the manual. I am a bit confused about the whole filter/carbon etc. thing. It isn't clear about Ink Jet prints(do you use the blue filter with them or not.). Do those of you who have a Gocco use your Ink Jet prints..or make carbon copies? What methods work best for you..types of copies...with or without the filter etc?

Thanks in advance.

hey amy,
depending on your printer, you most likely cannot use ink jet prints.  if you have certain types of HP printers, it will work.  i have never needed the blue filter.  the few times i tried it, it messed up my exposure.
i'd recommend using the enclosed pens for your first effort.  other than that, i use straight photocopies or laser prints.
good luck!
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day-lab
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2005 08:33:20 AM »

oh alison! , can i email you with questions if i come across any problems??
thanks...i will definitely try the first exposure without the blue filter. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2005 08:57:26 AM »

if you're not sure of your printer but don't have photo copy abilities at hand, you can also carefully go over the lines with the riso/gocco pen...you just need to make sure you do the whole image and that you let it dry before making your print.  obviously, as this is a little tedious, it's better for simple images, but i know how irritating it is to want to do something and not have a photocopier around!
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alison
« Reply #4 on: January 23, 2005 10:51:38 AM »

oh alison! , can i email you with questions if i come across any problems??
thanks...i will definitely try the first exposure without the blue filter. Smiley
yeah, any time!
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stajdaml
« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2005 09:39:58 PM »

i've had 2 different hp printers so far, and both worked fine with my gocco.
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day-lab
« Reply #6 on: February 01, 2005 09:35:17 AM »

i have an epson 2200 with these archival inks so i'm kinda scared to even try it. did youuse the filter with your hp prints?
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alison
« Reply #7 on: February 01, 2005 09:36:48 AM »

i have an epson 2200 with these archival inks so i'm kinda scared to even try it. did youuse the filter with your hp prints?

yeah, my epson doesn't work.
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