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Only two bidders at this time and one has no feedback at all.
I always wonder about these bids are they just plants to jack up the price?
With 23 units @ $30 each [ my average price ] you finish the math.
I think it will go higher than that..
I am suffering huge temptation to buy a Grande Retro fp in black resin since I have the ballpoint and pencil. Any views on this pen which I think is one of the ''cheapest'' (if I can use that term for y-o-l!) they do. I have only had one Y O L before, an Astoria Grande which wrote badly: the nib was stiff & it had such poor ink flow I had to return it...
I just received an M1000, with a nib marked EF as requested.
Looking at this compared with nibs that are 10-15 years old, I would say this is about two sizes wider. The old EF nib was extra fine - quite a fine line really, with that distinctive Pelikan nib shaping of flat sides.
The new nib writes closer to a medium, hardly an extra fine....
90th ANNIVERSARY CELLULOID SET“We want people to experience handwriting as a life value”The origin of our vision comes from the origin of OMAS itself directly. Exactly 90 years ago, on June 15, 1925, Armando Simoni founded in Bologna Officina Meccanica Armando Simoni. Thus was made OMAS, workshop that would become in later years one of the mos...
Two years ago I took a workshop to make a springback journal. Even though I really liked the outcome, it felt kind of complicated to make at home. It is not an easy structure and I was too "green" to make a new one.
Last year I started one, but never finished it because I didn't like how it was looking.
But this year I learnt from last ye...
I picked up a Duofold MK-1 Centennial at the Arkansas Pen Show. I understand there was also an MK-2 which I assume was after the MK-1. During what years was the MK-1 produced (1987 to ?). Below is a photo of the pen.
Hi fountain pen friends !!
At last, the limited edition of 50 pieces of the FPR "Minimalistica +" in black delrin will become available on March 14 2015.
A non FPR series of "Minimalistica's" - without clip - will probably be launched in a few months.
Please note that - for reasons of standardization, hence reducing manufacturing cos...