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#1 ZachWasniak

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Posted 02 February 2013 - 21:53

Posted Image It's a slow and impatient start, but I'm getting there!
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#2 PAKMAN

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Posted 02 February 2013 - 22:52

Nice! Need to add a list, not sure I can tell what they are.

#3 ZachWasniak

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Posted 03 February 2013 - 04:09

Nice! Need to add a list, not sure I can tell what they are.


From left to right:
Monteverde Artista Crystal
Parker Urban
Parker Jotter
Kaweco Classic Sport
Ohto Dude
Twsbi 540
"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
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#4 PAKMAN

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Posted 03 February 2013 - 04:12

Nice collection! I see more cigar boxes in your future! It's amazing how quickly we outgrow our storage!

#5 ZachWasniak

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Posted 03 February 2013 - 04:44

Waaaaaaay ahead of ya!

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"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
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"Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it will get you the right ones."
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#6 ZachWasniak

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Posted 03 February 2013 - 04:45

And it is amazing how quickly we run out of storage. I have a few Gold Leaf cigar stores around me, THANKFULLY!
"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
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"Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it will get you the right ones."
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#7 ZachWasniak

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Posted 03 February 2013 - 04:59

Kaweco C.S.
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Ohto Dude
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"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
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"Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it will get you the right ones."
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#8 ZachWasniak

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Posted 03 February 2013 - 05:01

Parker Urban
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Parker Jotter
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"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
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"Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it will get you the right ones."
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Posted 13 February 2013 - 00:07

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#10 Mags

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 03:33

I like your collections. A few of my pens in inked and operational readiness.
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#11 VaN GoGh

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 10:47

These are my beauties :cloud9:

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 12:15

here's some of mine, and most of the rest you can find in my signature ;)

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#13 TMac

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 15:50

here's some of mine, and most of the rest you can find in my signature ;)

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Wow :puddle:

#14 ZachWasniak

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 21:41

here's some of mine, and most of the rest you can find in my signature ;)

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Sweet collection!
"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
-John Quincy Adams
"Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it will get you the right ones."
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#15 Laura N

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 22:26

Penmanila, that is inspiring.

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#16 ZachWasniak

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 22:47

Penmanila, that is inspiring.

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An expensive inspiration!
"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
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"Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it will get you the right ones."
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#17 georges zaslavsky

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Posted 15 February 2013 - 21:15

awesome collection penmanila :thumbup:
Pens are like watches , once you start a collection, you can hardly go back. And pens like all fine luxury items do improve with time
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Posted 15 February 2013 - 21:30

Some of mine.
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Montblanc 13x, #20/25/30/40, 244/6 Green Marbled, 322 Azure Blue, 234 1/2 G/PL, 256, 220, 34.
Montblanc 144G Grey, 146G Green Striated, 146 Silver Barley, 149 (50s-00s).
Montblanc WE Christie, Imperial Dragon, Wilde, Dumas, Dostoevsky, Proust, Schiller, Verne, Mann, Twain. PoA Prince Regent, Morgan...
Visconti Pontevecchio LE, Metropolitan Gordian Knot, Ripples. Omas Paragon Royale Blue HT, Extra Lucens Black LE. Pilot Silvern. Pelikan 620 Shanghai, 800 Blue o Blue.

#19 ZachWasniak

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Posted 15 February 2013 - 23:29

Some of mine.
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Sweet!
"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
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"Being honest may not get you a lot of friends, but it will get you the right ones."
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Posted 15 February 2013 - 23:54

Some of mine.
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:cloud9: :notworthy1: sunnerd :notworthy1: :cloud9:

Thank you for the treat :thumbup:

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#21 pavoni

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Posted 15 February 2013 - 23:58

Superb and hugely impressive collection Penmanila :clap1:

Don't you just LOVE looking at other peoples' fabulous collections? :cloud9:

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#22 ZachWasniak

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Posted 16 February 2013 - 18:40

Superb and hugely impressive collection Penmanila :clap1:

Don't you just LOVE looking at other peoples' fabulous collections? :cloud9:

Pavoni.

I agree!
"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
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Posted 18 March 2013 - 21:32

A modest collection but hey, you have to start somewhere! All of them bar the Urban do belong to my stepfather though and aren't specifically mine, although I do use them.

From L to R:
Sheaffer No Nonsense
Sheaffer ??? (Could do with help identifying it)
Parker 25 Matte Black
Parker 45 Arrow in blue
Parker Urban Premium in black ebony

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If guns kill people, do pens misspell words?

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Posted 19 March 2013 - 17:05

Here's my short collection, soon to change(Up a TWSBI 580, and a Jinhao 5000, down the Pilot 78G and Cross Aventure):
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Posted 24 March 2013 - 20:03

A modest collection but hey, you have to start somewhere! All of them bar the Urban do belong to my stepfather though and aren't specifically mine, although I do use them.

From L to R:
Sheaffer No Nonsense
Sheaffer ??? (Could do with help identifying it)
Parker 25 Matte Black
Parker 45 Arrow in blue
Parker Urban Premium in black ebony

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I believe your brushed chrome Sheaffer is a 2444 from the 1990s. If it has a long inlaid nib, it's the 2444; a short arrowhead or "dunce cap" inlaid nib means it's a 444 from the 1970s-1980s. The cap clip looks longer than my 444, though, so my money is on a 2444.

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 21:11

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Montblanc Copernicus 4810
Montblanc Writers Edition: Thomas Mann, Jonathan Swift
Montblanc 146 Solitaire: Hematite, Gold & Black
Montblanc 149 1980's
Montblanc Boheme (piston version) BB nib ( FOR SALE OR TRADE)
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Posted 16 April 2013 - 04:28

Well at the moment I have just the one lonely pen, lol! But here's my first attempt at a decentish photo of it:

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Posted 16 April 2013 - 14:32

Not including my drawing pens.

L-R: TWSBI Diamond 540 & Mini, Parker Duofold AF, unknown Parker, Parker Vector & Jotter with a Sonnet at the top.
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L-R: Fuliwen 2017, a pair of Hero 330s, unknown pen model, and two Inoxcroms.
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L-R: Conway Stewart 64?, Pelikano, Geha Steno, Platinum Preppy and a quite possibly fake Montblanc rollerball.
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The Lamys.
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Posted 16 May 2013 - 23:46

Here are 3 photos featuring my Caran d'Ache Léman.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Posted 19 May 2013 - 13:24

wonderful collections here penmanila and others! thanks for showing, really inspiring!


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