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Christmas Delivery Schedule

Our last recommended posting date for 1st Class option is Thursday 20th December.

Unfortunately, as it gets nearer to the busy Christmas period, it becomes harder to guarantee next working day delivery on any delivery option used. However, if you pay for our courier service and delivery is not attempted on time, please contact us.

Orders placed after 5.15pm on Friday 21st December will be delivered on or before Thursday 3rd of January.


Delivery Options

TimescaleMethodCharge
Free next-day 98% of orders arrive the next working day Royal Mail 1st class * FREE
Guaranteed next-day Guaranteed to arrive on the next working day

Guaranteed next-day

In the extremely unlikely event that the courier does not attempt delivery on the next working day, you will be given:

- A 10% refund of the total order value

- A refund of £2.95 next-day courier charge

- A further voucher giving you 10% off your next order

Guaranteed next-day

In the extremely unlikely event that the courier does not attempt delivery on the next working day, you will be given:

- A 10% refund of the total order value

- A refund of £2.95 next-day courier charge

- A further voucher giving you 10% off your next order

Courier £2.95
Guaranteed pre-12 Guaranteed to arrive before 12 noon on the next working day

Guaranteed pre-12

In the extremely unlikely event that the courier does not attempt delivery before 12 noon on the next working day, you will be given:

- A 10% refund of the total order value

- A refund of £7.95 pre-12 courier charge

- A further voucher giving you 10% off your next order

Guaranteed pre-12

In the extremely unlikely event that the courier does not attempt delivery before 12 noon on the next working day, you will be given:

- A 10% refund of the total order value

- A refund of £7.95 pre-12 courier charge

- A further voucher giving you 10% off your next order

Courier £7.95

* Depending on size and value, some orders may be upgraded from Royal Mail to Courier.


Delivery Schedule

Order placedExpect to receive
Monday, before 5:15pm Next day (Tuesday)
Tuesday, before 5:15pm Next day (Wednesday)
Wednesday, before 5:15pm Next day (Thursday)
Thursday, before 5:15pm Next day (Friday)
Friday, before 5:15pm Monday
Saturday or Sunday Tuesday

Bank holidays

We do not despatch or deliver orders on bank holidays

Highlands and Islands

Deliveries may take 2 to 3 days longer to arrive

International deliveries

We only deliver to addresses within the UK.

Lowest online price guaranteed
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Lowest online price guaranteed

If within 7 days of your purchase you find the same product (brand and model) being offered online at a lower price, we will refund 100% of the difference. For further info, click here.

Lowest online price guaranteed

To claim against our low price guarantee simply contact us and include the following information:

  • Your full name, postal address, email address and order number
  • The product code of the item you found cheaper on a competitor's site
  • The exact page on the competitors website where you found the product cheaper

Our low price guarantee applies only to products available from online UK retailers. It excludes products that are not new and immediately available, online promotions such as special, bonus or free offers that are not at everyday prices and products which are sold under different terms and conditions, such as special financing, contract pricing or volume discount pricing.

Basically, the identical items must be in stock and ready for immediate dispatch on another VAT registered UK mainland based website.

Free next-day delivery

Our free delivery option typically uses Royal Mail first class. In 98% of cases, orders placed on Monday to Friday before 5:15pm will arrive on the next working day. To see other delivery options and our delivery schedule click here.

Delivery Schedule

Orders placed before 5:15pm on Monday to Thursday - receive next day

Orders placed before 5:15pm on Friday - receive on Monday

Orders placed on Saturday or Sunday - receive on Tuesday

Delivery Options

Free next-day

98% of orders arrive the next working day. Typically uses Royal Mail 1st class, though some orders may be upgraded to courier.

Guaranteed next-day (£2.95)

Uses courier. In the extremely unlikely event that delivery isn't attempted on the next working day, you will be given:

  • A 10% refund of the total order value
  • A refund of £2.95 courier charge
  • A further voucher giving you a further 10% off your next order

Guaranteed pre-12 (£7.95)

Uses courier. In the extremely unlikely event that delivery isn't attempted before 12 noon on the next working day, you will be given:

  • A 10% refund of the total order value
  • A refund of £7.95 courier charge
  • A further voucher giving you a further 10% off your next order

12 month warranty on everything

If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

Free returns

Whatever the reason for returning items to Cartridge Save, you will never pay a penny for postage.

Lowest online price guaranteed

We pride ourselves in giving our customers the best possible value for money. To ensure you are not out of pocket, we will refund 100% of the difference, if within 7 days of your purchase you find the same product (brand and model) being offered online at a lower price.

To claim against our low price guarantee simply contact us and include the following information:

  • Your full name, postal address, email address and order number
  • The product code of the item you found cheaper on a competitor's site
  • The exact page on the competitors website where you found the product cheaper

Our low price guarantee applies only to products available from online UK retailers. It excludes products that are not new and immediately available, online promotions such as special, bonus or free offers that are not at everyday prices and products which are sold under different terms and conditions, such as special financing, contract pricing or volume discount pricing.

Basically, the identical items must be in stock and ready for immediate dispatch on another VAT registered UK mainland based website.

Lexmark 2581N+ Ink Cartridges
Lexmark 2581N+ Ink Cartridges

Lexmark 2581N+ Ink Cartridges

The following 2 products are guaranteed to work in your Lexmark 2581N+ printer:

2 products guaranteed to work in your printer:

2 products guaranteed to work in your Lexmark 2581N+ printer:

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Black ink ribbons for Lexmark 2581N+ printer

  1. Genuine High Capacity Black Lexmark 3070169 Ink Ribbon - (3070169)
    8 million characters @ draft 10 pitch pages

    Pack Contains:

    Black - 8 million characters @ draft 10 pitch
    High Capacity
    • High capacity black re-inking ribbon
    • Lowest online price guaranteed

      If within 7 days of buying a product from us, you find the same product cheaper at any other UK online store, we will refund you with 100% of the difference.

    • Lowest online price guaranteed

      If within 7 days of buying a product from us, you find the same product cheaper at any other UK online store, we will refund you with 100% of the difference.

    • 12 month guarantee and FREE returns

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    • 12 month guarantee and FREE returns

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    8 million characters @ draft 10 pitch
    High Capacity
    8 million characters @ draft 10 pitch pages

    Pack Contains:

    Black - 8 million characters @ draft 10 pitch
    High Capacity
    £20.58 (£24.70 inc VAT)

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £18.79 (£22.55 inc VAT)
    • 3+ £18.18 (£21.82 inc VAT)

    Pack Contains:

    Black - 8 million characters @ draft 10 pitch
    High Capacity
    • High capacity black re-inking ribbon
    • Lowest online price guaranteed

      If within 7 days of buying a product from us, you find the same product cheaper at any other UK online store, we will refund you with 100% of the difference.

    • Lowest online price guaranteed

      If within 7 days of buying a product from us, you find the same product cheaper at any other UK online store, we will refund you with 100% of the difference.

    • 12 month guarantee and FREE returns

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    • 12 month guarantee and FREE returns

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    £20.58 (£24.70 inc VAT)

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £18.79 (£22.55 inc VAT)
    • 3+ £18.18 (£21.82 inc VAT)
  2. Genuine Black Lexmark 3070166 Ink Ribbon - (3070166)
    4 million characters @ draft 10 pitch pages

    Pack Contains:

    Black - 4 million characters @ draft 10 pitch
    • Black re-inking ribbon
    • Lowest online price guaranteed

      If within 7 days of buying a product from us, you find the same product cheaper at any other UK online store, we will refund you with 100% of the difference.

    • Lowest online price guaranteed

      If within 7 days of buying a product from us, you find the same product cheaper at any other UK online store, we will refund you with 100% of the difference.

    • 12 month guarantee and FREE returns

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    • 12 month guarantee and FREE returns

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    4 million characters @ draft 10 pitch
    4 million characters @ draft 10 pitch pages

    Pack Contains:

    Black - 4 million characters @ draft 10 pitch
    £13.03 (£15.64 inc VAT)

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £11.27 (£13.52 inc VAT)
    • 3+ £10.67 (£12.80 inc VAT)

    Pack Contains:

    Black - 4 million characters @ draft 10 pitch
    • Black re-inking ribbon
    • Lowest online price guaranteed

      If within 7 days of buying a product from us, you find the same product cheaper at any other UK online store, we will refund you with 100% of the difference.

    • Lowest online price guaranteed

      If within 7 days of buying a product from us, you find the same product cheaper at any other UK online store, we will refund you with 100% of the difference.

    • 12 month guarantee and FREE returns

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    • 12 month guarantee and FREE returns

      If within a year of purchase you happen to experience any quality problem, we'll happily provide a replacement, or a full refund.

      Whatever the reason for returning items to cartridgesave.co.uk, you will never pay a penny for postage.

    £13.03 (£15.64 inc VAT)

    FREE next-day delivery

    Multi-buy discount
    • Buy more, save money
    • 2 £11.27 (£13.52 inc VAT)
    • 3+ £10.67 (£12.80 inc VAT)

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Lexmark 2581N+ Printer Review

Expert review of the Lexmark 2581N+ printer

Our Verdict:

Ideal for workgroup use, the Lexmark 2581N+ dot-matrix printer is a network ready machine, excellent for multiple user environments. The 2581N+ wide forms printer accepts wide-format print tasks, able to print on media as large as 16.5x22 inches. The device is also good for custom size printing and it produces good quality resolutions up to 240x144 dpi. The Lexmark 2581N+ network printer is a good choice for a dedicated forms printer, though it has very limited functionality.

Design

The Lexmark 2581N+ printer has several design highlights. It uses a 9-pin dot matrix print engine, which produces good quality outputs, while its connective interfaces offer high-speed USB connection and networkable Ethernet. It has a front paper feeder, which automatically detects and processes either continuous or cut forms. The Lexmark forms printer 2581N+ even boasts an internal memory with a decent 512 Kb capacity.

Advantages

The main selling point of the Lexmark 2581N+ forms printer is its network connectivity, which is not available with previous models. It also speedy, averaging 618 characters per second using the fast draft mode and up to 400 characters per second in draft mode. Users will have to wait longer for prints to come out in the near letter quality mode, as it averages only 100 characters per second. Other advantages of the 2581N+ model include economical value, versatile media handling, and efficient space saving design. High yield ribbons for the Lexmark 2581N+ ensure low running costs.

Disadvantages

However, this task-specific unit is only good for forms printing. The Lexmark 2581N+ matrix printer is a good choice for a dedicated printer, but it is not versatile enough to perform other print functions required by many office users.