[Coco] Thermal Roll Paper for TP-10
gheskett at wdtv.com
Mon Dec 20 15:47:53 EST 2010
On Monday, December 20, 2010 03:43:08 pm Bruce W. Calkins did opine:
> The only thing I've come up with would be to cut a roll of thermal fax
> machine paper to fit. If you are lucky it will be 8-1/2" and you could
> get two rolls out of it. I never did get one, and it is probably just
> as well, given the paper supply situation.
> Bruce W.
Particularly since there is _nothing_ archival quality about that stuff.
Cold snap maybe but a heat snap is far worse, time & light exposure also
figure into it. Its a great paper to print receipts on because the receiver
of the receipt generally has a blank piece of paper in less than 6 months.
and 20 years ago there were people around who exploited that vanishing ink,
I was the victim of it once.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "J.P. Samson"
> >I managed to acquire a Radio Shack TRS-80 TP-10 Thermal Printer off
> >eBay, and was wondering if anyone knew of a good place to buy roll
> >paper for it. It seems to need a 4-1/8" wide roll, a hard size to
> >find these days. Anyone know of a possible supply (and who is able to
> >ship to Canada)?
> > -- JP
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