What are some inexpensive, serviceable inkjet printers that use low cost ink cartridges?

My Canon Pixma iP1500's waste ink absorber is full, rendering it inoperable, and I'm trying to decide whether to try and clean it out and put it back in service or to get a new inexpensive printer with tolerable cartridge replacement costs. What says the Yahoo! community or experts on this? Thank you for... show more My Canon Pixma iP1500's waste ink absorber is full, rendering it inoperable, and I'm trying to decide whether to try and clean it out and put it back in service or to get a new inexpensive printer with tolerable cartridge replacement costs. What says the Yahoo! community or experts on this? Thank you for your assistance.
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