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#31 Geordielass

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Posted 27 September 2013 - 11:20

It is possible, I suppose. Here are the two scans I did; as and when I got the inks so there is a bit of a time gap between them. As with all my scans though; once they are done they stay in the dark, as it were.

First the 'original one.

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I can see the teal in this!

Then the R2 version.

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I think there is a significant difference. There is another ink that falls somewhere in between - Diamine Twilight.

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And there you have it - my two-penneth worth.

Mine looks a bit darker than the first one (then again it's in a medium nib with a fairly fast flow, so perhaps it would) but is definitely closer to that than the second one.  Probably old stock then.  Thanks for that, a very fast helpful response!



#32 tawanda

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Posted 12 October 2013 - 09:46

The Diamine Blue-Black R2 looks very similar, if perhaps a bit llghter, than the Diamine Denim I am currently using with great success in my Snorkel. More like a dark blue, less like a blue-black.

 

Completely agree! So close to Denim that I wouldn't rush out to buy it. Maybe when my Denim runs out I may give it a go, but for now, i'll pass...


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Posted 02 March 2014 - 14:26

Superior review. Thank you for posting it.

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 20:32

Superior review. Thank you for posting it.

 

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Many thanks for your kind words. :)

 

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