Lamy Safari Dark Lilac Fountain Pen Review

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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.

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Namisu Nova Titanium Fountain Pen Review

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Namisu Nova Titanium Fountain Pen – Review – Specs: Description: The titanium version of the Namisu Nova Nib: Bock medium in steel, size 250 Filling Mechanism:international standard cartridge / converter (not included) Weight: 45g capped, 32g uncapped Measurements:12mm grip diameter, 139mm capped, 128mm uncapped Color Options: Titanium or anodized Aluminum Intro/About: I received this pen about a month ago, very […]

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Lamy Studio Platinum Grey 14k Nib Fountain Pen Review

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Lamy Studio Platinum Grey 14k Nib Fountain Pen Review – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Pilot Iroshizuku Momiji Review Paper: Rhodia Graph Pad Specs: Description: A modern cousin of the Lamy 2000 featuring a Safari style 14k gold nib Nib: 14k gold, fine Filling Mechanism: Lamy Converter (proprietary) Weight: 4.6oz Measurements:5.5″ capped, 6.2″ posted, 5.1″ uncapped Color Options: Several Writing Sample: […]

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J. Herbin Orange Indien – Ink Review

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J. Herbin Orange Indien Fountain Pen Ink Review Pen: Lamy 2000 Stainless Steel – Broad Paper: Kyokuto F.O.B. COOP – Dot Grid – B5 Notes: Despite the name, J. Herbin’s Orange Indien is not an india ink, and it will perform just fine in your fountain pen. The ink writes a bit “thin”, which results in […]

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Maruman Mnemosyne 182 Inspiration Book Review

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Maruman Mnemosyne 182 Inspiration Book Review Specs:  Book Size – A5 (5.8 x 8.25″) Ruling – grid / blank Grid Size – .5mm 70 Sheets, perforated Top wire binding Plastic cover 80gsm, fountain pen friendly paper Made in Japan $10.50 from JetPens Notes: The Mnemosyne line of notebooks by Maruman are definitely amongst my favorite. They look […]

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