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#21 langere

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Posted 03 June 2011 - 22:01

I voted for one of each type of pen and ordered one of each! I've been saving up for this for a while now... B)

Thanks, Wim and all others who made this possible!!!

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Posted 03 June 2011 - 22:13

HooRAH!:clap1:. Thank you all for the work in setting this up. I am in! Now the wait part...:puddle:!!
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Posted 03 June 2011 - 23:08

I am in for a Model T with the Azurite clip jewel, the store worked great. It sounds like the faster we order the faster the pens will be produced....




So what are you waiting for.......:ninja: :ninja:

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 00:19

I didn't vote - I missed that one - and so now I can't get in :( Congrats to you all for fantastic purchases - we will want to bee the photos please :)
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Posted 04 June 2011 - 00:27

Wheeee!!!! Pens ordered!

Can't wait!

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 00:28

52 nib, here I come! :thumbup:


Me, too! :cloud9:
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Posted 04 June 2011 - 00:47

Got my Modello T ordered!

Don't worry, folks that didn't vote can still buy a pen. The store with open to non voters in 10 days.

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 01:11

Why is the postage so high, especially for people not in US, CA and EU? It's almost half the price of the Passaporto!

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 02:16

I guess because it costs that much to buy a box and bring it to the postoffice and send it. These things go by weight, not by size.


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Posted 04 June 2011 - 02:30

If I'm not mistaken, it's because shipping (at least internationally) is through a packaging service, DHL, I believe so it could have tracking speed and insurance I suppose.
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Posted 04 June 2011 - 03:00

One gold toned Passaporto purchased. :bunny01:
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Posted 04 June 2011 - 04:39

One gold toned Passaporto purchased. :bunny01:



And another one here! looks like a great little warm hearted pen.

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Thanks to Wimg, and all of the other organisers. :thumbup:
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Posted 04 June 2011 - 07:31

One fine point chrome Passaporto, one Modello T with Azzurrite clip jewel, and one 0.9mm CI silver-trim celluloid Etruria ordered! Now the wait begins! Thanks to everyone who has worked so hard to put this together! :thumbup:

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 07:58

Modello T ordered and paid for. Can't wait! :bunny01: :bunny01: :bunny01:
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Posted 04 June 2011 - 08:57

Done...Yippee!
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Posted 04 June 2011 - 09:23

Yeah! Mine are ordered too! Can't wait to see them and write with them! Now I need some FPN ink to go with them.

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 12:50

Why is the postage so high, especially for people not in US, CA and EU? It's almost half the price of the Passaporto!

The original shipping price actually was € 35, excluding other costs, for all countries but the US and EU countries. We managed to bring it down considerably. We actually looked into all options available to us, and this was the best we could do. You'd be amazed to find out how costly it is to ship something from Europe to countries outside the EU. And to be very honest, not even USPS is that cheap anymore - we did check pricing on shipping. At worst, with regard to countries very close to the US, we are slightly more expensive than USPS, but do note that these pens are shipped from Europe, not from the US!

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 12:58

Chrome passaporto here. :)

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 13:29

Why is the postage so high, especially for people not in US, CA and EU? It's almost half the price of the Passaporto!

The original shipping price actually was € 35, excluding other costs, for all countries but the US and EU countries. We managed to bring it down considerably. We actually looked into all options available to us, and this was the best we could do. You'd be amazed to find out how costly it is to ship something from Europe to countries outside the EU. And to be very honest, not even USPS is that cheap anymore - we did check pricing on shipping. At worst, with regard to countries very close to the US, we are slightly more expensive than USPS, but do note that these pens are shipped from Europe, not from the US!

HTH, warm regards, Wim


Still 30$USD for shipping of a pen seems a little bit ridiculous, posting anything in Australia (where i'm from) is pretty expensive(because of the small amount of people we have) but I wouldn't see it amounting to 30$, with the large number of people in the EU I would have thought the price of postage would be cheaper. Is this for express shipping or something? Could we get normal shipping? I wouldn't really care how long it takes for to get here, as everything takes awhile to get to Australia.

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Posted 04 June 2011 - 21:07

Still 30$USD for shipping of a pen seems a little bit ridiculous, posting anything in Australia (where i'm from) is pretty expensive(because of the small amount of people we have) but I wouldn't see it amounting to 30$, with the large number of people in the EU I would have thought the price of postage would be cheaper. Is this for express shipping or something? Could we get normal shipping? I wouldn't really care how long it takes for to get here, as everything takes awhile to get to Australia.

Sorry, we can't.

Any other way would mean shipping twice, which, even if done via the cheapest route thereafter, would cost significantly more from Europe to Australia in any case.

This honestly is the best we can do. We investigated all possibilities open to us.

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