Review Redux – Three Years with the Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen

Review Redux Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen Review Paper: Rhodia No. 18 Lined Pad Specs: Time Owned: 3 Years (since 12/25/2012) Nib: 14k platinum-coated gold Material: Makrolon and brushed stainless steel Filling Mechanism: Piston with nearly invisible tail knob Weight: 25 grams Measurements: 5.5″ closed, 6.0″ posted Ink Capactiy: ~2ml Link to Original Review Handwritten Review Scans:   Intro/About: I’ve mentioned throughout […]

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Lamy 2000 Stainless Steel Fountain Pen Review

Lamy 2000 Stainless Steel Fountain Pen Review – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: J. Herbin Orange Indien Review Paper: Clairefontaine Classic Notebook Specs: Description: The stainless steel version of my favorite pen ever, the Lamy 2000. Nib: Broad, 14k gold, rhodium plated Filling Mechanism: Piston Weight: 54g Measurements: 5.5″ closed, 6.0″ posted Color Options: Brushed Stainless Steel  Handwritten Review Scans: Intro/About: Lamy […]

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Lamy Al-Star Fountain Pen Review

Lamy AL-Star Fountain Pen – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Sailor Kiwa Guro Nano Black Review Paper: Doane Writing Pad Specs: Description:  The aluminum cousin of the Lamy Safari Nib: Steel nib, Fine, interchangeable Material: Aluminum body with plastic triangular grip Filling Mechanism: Proprietary cartridge/converter system Weight: ~22 grams filled (Cap – 10g, Body – 12g) Measurements: 6.1″ closed, 6.7″ posted, 5.2″ unposted, […]

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TWSBI Vac 700 Fountain Pen – Handwritten Review

TWSBI Vac 700 Fountain Pen – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Diamine Grey Review Paper: Rhodia Four Color Book Specs: Description:  A super affordable vacuum / plunger filler from Taiwanese brand, TWSBI. Nib: JoWo Steel, Medium Material: Plastic with metal accents Filling Mechanism: Vacuum filler Weight: 32 grams Measurements: 5.8″ closed, 6.9″ posted, 5.3″ unposted Ink Capactiy: ~2ml If you would like to […]

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Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen – Handwritten Review

The Lamy 2000 Fountain Pen – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Pilot Iroshizuku Fuyu-Syogun / Parker Quink Review Paper: Maruman Mnemosyne Specs: Description: A classic in German Bauhaus Design, the Lamy 2000 has been virtually unchanged since the 1960s Nib: 14k platinum-coated gold Material: Makrolon and brushed stainless steel Filling Mechanism: Piston with nearly invisible tail knob Weight: 25 grams […]

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