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Eye - Dropper challenge 1/5 Kaweco Classic

Hi folks,

Bank holiday is here & we finally get some time off. If you have read about my Stationery show endeavours, then you know, that I have been challenged by Manuscript people to turn their pen into an eye dropper. 252 more words

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The Joy of Fountain Pens

The title is ironic by the way.

While I’ve not written about them yet I do like fountain pens. I usually have a couple loaded for use at work which is where I write notes every day so I don’t worry about leaving pens loaded as they will get plenty of use. 204 more words

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BFTP: Pelikan M710 Yellow Toledo

I acquired the pen around this time of year in 2013. I bought it from an old chum printhardcopy ex Singapore. It was the second hardest colour to get out of the set, which makes up the tricolours of the… 95 more words

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Which Fountain Pen Would You Recommend?

Thanks to a recent donation, I can invest in a new pen and could use a little advice deciding which one to purchase.

It would be good to acquire a pen that either hasn’t been reviewed or a pen that would be good at testing inks. 227 more words

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Two of a Kind: Pilot Metropolitan and Tombow Object Fountain Pens

With a Pilot Metropolitan having been in my collection for almost 12 months now, upon recently receiving a Tombow Object, I was struck by how similar these two pens actually are. 1,594 more words

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1950s PILOT R3R (A-shiki Filler)

Today we are examining a specimen of the PILOT R3R from the fifties. These lower mid tier pens hold a special place in my heart because of my fondness of Showa period Japan. 259 more words

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