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Informal Review - Noodler's - Blue Steel - Dallas Pen Show 2013 - Dromgoole's

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:03

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:06

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:07

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:08

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:09

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:09

This is my new favorite ink. What a wonderful performance!!!!!


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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:09

Is this darker than Blue Nose Bear? It looks vaguely teal on my monitor.

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:12

BNB was such a lousy performer for me that I hate to use it.  I love this ink!  

 

BNB is much greener.  

 

Blue Steel has some green notes but it's much bluer than BNB.

 

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:17

Thanks! Now I really want some.

Guess I'll have to use another quart or two of the inks I have to make room.

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Posted 26 November 2013 - 03:23

Thanks! Now I really want some.

Guess I'll have to use another quart or two of the inks I have to make room.

 

 

I may have to dump some out, because this is exactly the kind of ink that makes you want to write. It was luscious. 


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Posted 26 November 2013 - 04:29

The big question is are they going to carry the ink or was it just made to give away at the show?? I got my little bottle at the show and love this ink!


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Posted 26 November 2013 - 04:36

Reminds me of Noodler's Bad Blue Kingfisher. But I like that ink so I'm sure I'd like Blue Steel. Nice review!



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Posted 27 November 2013 - 20:08

It's my understanding that Dromgoole's will be carrying this ink as an exclusive. 

 

Dromgoogle's is a great retailer and this ink is stunning.  I can't rave enough about it's performance.  It was just a pleasure to use.  I'll post up water fastness tests later.


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Posted 27 November 2013 - 20:11

Reminds me of Noodler's Bad Blue Kingfisher. But I like that ink so I'm sure I'd like Blue Steel. Nice review!

If you like the Warden inks, you will love this ink.  The colors are different, and BS is so easy to use.  The other color that is really nice is TBB, but BS is so much friendlier, than any of the other blues.

 

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