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I have a riso RP3100ui. I am looking to buy a used drum. Currently i use only black ink. I see used drums on ebay and alike but they are colored drums. Can I put a black in cartride in a rp3100 drum and live with the different colors for a while until it starts to print all black?

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No.. A color drum is a color drum. You can change any color drum and re-program it to be a different color but you can't use a black drum for anything else. The RP is a sophisticated machinge and even the card inside the black drum is different. I think it would give you an error at some point.. Besides the fact you'd go through about a half a tube of ink before you got the new color.. I've converted color drums as you say.. even after 5000 sheets of paper I still have the old color on the sides and stuff. My local service shop changed one of my drums to a different color for $175.. I thought it was a good deal after doing it myself once. Helluva mess. You want to use a color drum as black.. Might work..maybe.. but I've never tried it.. If there's a problem with your black drum... buy a color drum and strip it for parts (except the printed circuit board) and get your black drum working.

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