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Noodler's Operation Overlord Orange

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#1 mhphoto



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Posted 31 October 2012 - 21:03

Here's an interesting—though perpetually misbehaving—ink from Noodler's V-Mail series.

It's the first ink I haven't been able to fit in the title section.

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The dip nib for this review was the Leonardt Extra Fine Principal (which I promptly misspelled).

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I love the yellowish color of this ink, I just wish it was better behaved.

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 04:32

I love the yellowish color of this ink, I just wish it was better behaved.

I couldn't get OO to work properly, either. For me, it was drying up in my nib and clogging it. I mixed it with some Noodler's Rabaul Red (another flat ink) and came up with a very pleasing pumpkin tone.

It still bleeds through paper, but it at least flows well now.

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Posted 01 November 2012 - 11:24

Seems to me that this ink is misbehaving similar to Noodler's Bad Green Gator. Looks like a lot of spread and feathering which just kills any ink for me no matter how much I may like the color.

Thank you for the effort.

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#4 fermopagus


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Posted 01 November 2012 - 15:14

great review, and amazing handwriting!!!
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Posted 05 November 2012 - 03:02

I bought this ink not knowing it would misbehave... Boy does it misbehave!

For me it doesn't feather, but it bleeds not even through one sheet but into the next! :headsmack: On Clairefontaine and Rhodia!!! Ooooffff!

I love the color though! I just have no opportunity to use it, and it has been untouched for over a year sadly.

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