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Britt Griswold <[log in to unmask]>
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Wed, 25 Nov 1998 10:58:43 -0400
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>>I assume you are looking for a B&W printer.  You could get a color one for
>>that money, put it would not replace a stat machine.
>>I recommend a Xante Accel-a-Writer, probably a G3 model, though  that might
>>be overkill,  maybe an upgraded 3N or 3DN.
>>They are a little difficult to find a seller however, as I think at some
>>point in the recent past, they may have decided to go after the
>>professional marked through resellers, pbut not the mass Mailorder
>>magazines.  Call their 800 number and find out.  Mary Parrish has one of
>>thier older models.  Id did find one reseller on ther web, listed below the
>>WacWeek Review.
>The G3 sounds great, and would even leave us some change--I've just been
>told to track down a scanner to go with it (same deadline).  Any
>Thanks, Marlene
>Marlene Hill Donnelly
>Field Museum, Dept. of Geology
>Roosevelt Rd at Lake Shore Drive
>Chicago, IL 60605
>(312)922-9410 ext. 620  Mon, Tues, & Fri

A couple of questions.

1. Are you looking to scan 8 x 11 or 12 x 17 in.?
2.Do you need to scan 35 mm slides?
3.Do you need to scan publication quality Color materials?
4.Do you have:
5.How much can you spend
less than $1200
less than $2500
less than $3000
less than $5000
less than $8000

organize you answers in order of importance to you. 1-most  5-least


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