Weekly Loadout – 11/26/12

Left to Right: Noodler’s Ahab Flex, Medieval Lapis – Fine Nib – Diamine Oxblood Lamy Accent, Matte Black & Palladium – Extra Fine nib – Sailor Kiwa Guro Nano Black Lamy Safari, Red – Fine Nib – J. Herbin 1670 Rouge Hematite TWSBI Diamond 540, Demonstrator – Franklin Christoph Medium Nib – Rohrer & Klingner […]

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Pelikan Edelstein Aventurine – Handwritten Ink Review

Pen: Lamy Safari Limited Edition 2012, Green Apple – 1.1mm Stub Nib Ink: Pelikan Edelstein Aventurine Paper: Rhodia dotPad Notes: I bought this ink to go with my Pelikan M605. I hadn’t tried out the ink before buying a bottle, but I really lucked out. It’s a beautiful shade of green with great lubrication, flow and […]

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Weekly Loadout – 10/16/12

Writing Diagonal

This week, I have a few more Goulet Pens’ November Ink Drop colors in my daily carry pens. This is my first time trying out Diamine Ochre and Rohrer & Klingner Morinda. I’m typically not a fan of brown inks, but this one has some nice shading properties to it. The R&K Morinda is a […]

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First Impressions: Pelikan Souveran M605 Fountain Pen

For my first Pelikan and first official review, I ordered an M605 from Richard Binder. I had previously ordered a “binderized” Pilot nib unit for my VP from him, and couldn’t be happier with it, so I opted to go with him for the Pelikan as well. It arrived yesterday and I had a new […]

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