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Resealing Old Cartridgesreconstituted ink
Posted 08 June 2013 - 15:26
I've even been told that some people fill (clean) old cartidges with new bottled ink as a way to carry ink while traveling. Makes some sense if you can reseal the cartridges.
Posted 08 June 2013 - 15:43
I have read here on FPN that hot glue will seal the cartridge. Also, cut off the end of a cartridge and fit that over the end of the filled cartridge. I think I read here also that some hardware stores carry tiny rubber stoppers to insert in the cartridge. Search the forum, this question has come up before.
Posted 08 June 2013 - 16:19
I use a dab of silicone seal. I've sent them through the post in unpadded envelopes as 'micro samples' with nary a problem (yet).
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Posted 08 June 2013 - 17:32
Mucho thanks to all. The old thread has several practical ideas, but I hadn't found it.
Posted 09 June 2013 - 01:51
Everything else seemed to have a drawback or two.
Thanks again for all the help solving this problem. FPN NEVER FAILS.