General supplies for printing and copying
Printing consumables refer to consumable products used by the printer. Such as common OfficeMate office partner ink cartridges, toner, printing paper and so on.
There are different classification methods according to the equipment depended on, the purpose of use and the type of consumables themselves, etc. The following is classified according to the types of consumables.
Toner cartridges: used in laser printers, copiers, and laser all-in-one machines. Each machine has a different toner cartridge.
Powder bin: used for laser printers, copiers, and laser all-in-one machines. It is actually a part of the toner cartridge. It only contains toner and has no photosensitive components. It is the powder part of a toner-separated printer.
Cartridge: used for inkjet printers, inkjet fax machines, all-in-one machines
Toner: The toner in the toner cartridge or the toner silo can be purchased separately to add powder to the toner cartridge or the toner silo. The corresponding powder of each toner cartridge may be different.
Ink: The liquid part of the ink cartridge can be purchased separately and used to fill the ink cartridge by itself.
Ribbon frame and ribbon: for dot matrix printers
Paper: a consumable medium independent of the equipment, it can also be divided into many types:
Printing paper: it is generally called ordinary paper
Color inkjet paper: paper dedicated to inkjet printers
High Gloss Photo Paper: Special paper for printing photos on the printer
Sulfuric acid paper: Because paper is transparent. Can be used for tracing or transparent printing.