chapter  17
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With all of the problems associated with color accuracy, using cheaper inks will only make things more complicated. Research has also shown that these inks offer drastic reductions in print life, with many offering less than a year at top quality. In addition to the drop-off in life expectancy, many products can seriously clog up your printer heads, and in extreme cases of damage, their use will invalidate standard warranties on your investment. In printing as in life, you get what you pay for.