Review Redux – Four Years with the Pilot Vanishing Point Fountain Pen

Pilot Vanishing Point Fountain Pen Review Redux-1

The whole point of the “Review Redux” series is to tell you if a pen has held up over the years, especially once that honeymoon period is over. You can check out my last entry in the series on the Lamy 2000 here. This time, I’m revisiting the Pilot Vanishing Point fountain pen in matte black. I’ve owned the pen for just over four years, read on to see how it’s held up!

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Super Analog: Platinum 3776 Black Diamond Fountain Pen Review

Platinum 3776 Century Black Diamond Fountain Pen Review-11

Platinum 3776 Black Diamond Fountain Pen Review  Review Ink: Sheaffer Peacock Blue Review Paper: Rhodia 4 Color Book Specs: Description: A 14k nibbed, translucent black pen with a unique slip and seal cap mechanism to prevent drying out. Nib: Broad, 14k gold, rhodium plated Filling Mechanism: Cartridge / Converter – Proprietary Weight: ~21 grams Measurements: 5.50″ closed, 6.25″ posted Color Options: Translucent Black […]

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Pilot Custom 823 Fountain Pen with Architect Grind Review

Pilot Custom 823 Fountain Pen Review with Hebrew Arabic Italic Grind by Richard Binder 3

Pilot Custom 823 Fountain Pen with Architect Grind Review – Handwritten Review – Review Ink:Sheaffer Peacock Blue Review Paper: Rhodia No. 18 Pad Specs: Description: Probably one of the best pens out there. No, seriously. It is. Nib: Medium nib, ground to an architect point by Richard Binder Filling Mechanism: Integrated vacuum plunger Weight: ~29 grams Measurements: 5.85″ closed, 6.37″ posted […]

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Pilot Custom 74 Fountain Pen Review

Pilot Custom Heritage 74 Fountain Pen Review-1

Pilot Custom 74 Fountain Pen Review – Handwritten Review – Review Ink: Iroshizuku Kon-Peki Review Paper: Exaclair ME Journal Specs: Description: A nicely balanced demonstrator at a reasonable price with a great 14k gold nib. Nib: Fine, 14k gold, rhodium plated Filling Mechanism: Cartridge / Converter – CON70 Weight: ~23 grams Measurements: 5.50″ closed, 6.25″ posted Color Options: Blue, Clear, Orange, Purple, Smoke – […]

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