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Parker 45 Insignia Button Top

Today’s post brought me something that I have been looking for for a while now in the shape of a mint condition Parker 45 Insignia Button Top. 633 more words

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Eye Dropper Challenge 3/5 Lamy Vista

Challenge number three is the one I was dreading the most…not because I don’t like the pen. Quite contrary. I love Lamys and I simply didn’t want to destroy a perfectly good pen. 592 more words

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Huashilai 3000 Re-Do ------ Bring Out That Brass!

Huashilai 3000 Re-Do – Bring Out That Brass!

I started noticing a common problem showing up with many, but not all of my Chinese pens. Many of those that feature a black lacquered finish over a brass barrel have begun to blister and flake. 218 more words

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Fountain Pens, Gone Analog

Yet, once again I have neglected my poor little blog of ramblings. Entries so mundane that that are assured to cure one’s insomnia. Or maybe that’s just for me. 770 more words


Vintage Sheaffer NO NONSENSE Fountain Pen

I’ve been scribbing lately with a vintage Sheaffer fountain pen. It’s from the 1980’s-90’s with a green plastic body, screw top, medium steel nib and a Pilot cartridge (purple ink).   125 more words

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TWSBI Eco Hands On / First Impressions 


  • Black and clear demonstrator
  • Broad Steel Nib
  • Iroshizuku Asa Gao
  • Weight: a comfy 21g
  • Posted: way too long
  • Unposed: very comfy
  • Pick one up here!
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