Lamy Aion Fountain Pen Review Review Ink: Robert Oster Fire and Ice Blue Review Paper: Various Specs: Description: The newest in Lamy’s lineup of German-designed fountain pens featuring metal construction and an interesting mix of material finishes. Nib: Medium nib Filling Mechanism: Cartridge / Converter Weight: 33g overall (21g body, 12g cap) Measurements: 5.4″ uncapped, 5.6″ capped, […]
Rosetta Magellan Burnt Umber Fountain Pen Review What is it? A pen made from Italian acrylic in Taiwan, with a German nib, and assembled in the USA. Wowzers, that was a hard supply chain to follow! INTRO This is a pen that I’ve never heard of. Honestly, I had never heard of IPenStore before either (they’ve […]
Lamy Safari Petrol Fountain Pen Review What is it? The 2017 Limited Edition color of the Lamy Safari fountain pen Notes: Another year, another lime-greenish disappoi — wait a second. It’s a Lamy limited edition, and it’s NOT neon green! They’re calling this color “Petrol” and I absolutely love it. The Safari is sporting a matte, dark teal […]
This isn’t going to be too crazy, you can read my original review of the Lamy Safari here. The Dark Lilac version, along with it’s own special ink were released as the 2016 limited edition. The color is nice and dark, and not too “in your face”. The Black hardware adds an overall low-profile look to the pen that I really like. Other than the color, there isn’t really anything different from the Lamy Safari that’s been around for over 30 years.