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#13561 79spitfire

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Posted 09 June 2014 - 12:46

A Noodler's eyedropper with Whaleman's Sepia, a Preppy with Dragon cat orange, and a Pilot Metro with Sailor Sky High....

 

Just in case the other two don't write....


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#13562 sargetalon

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Posted 10 June 2014 - 02:03

Sheaffer Sentinel Snorkel in Pastel Blue with Fine nib and Iroshizuku Kon-Peki

Pelikan M101N Lizard with EF nib and Pelikan 4001 Brilliant Brown

Pelikan 400NN green striated with M nib and Iroshizuku Kon-Peki

Pelikan 130 Ibis with DF nib and Waterman's Mysterious Blue

Pelikan 140 green striated with KM nib and Pelikan 4001 Royal Blue


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#13563 Mezzie

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Posted 10 June 2014 - 02:17

Green Platinum Balance with green ink. There's a bit of a scandal at work right now regarding the color green (long story...); I was being a (subtle) rebel.

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#13564 Whiterose64

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Posted 10 June 2014 - 09:39

An Edison Collier in Persimmon Swirl 1.1mm italic nib which just arrived this morning. It is now filled with Diamine Ancient Copper.
Really pleased with it - only problem is I keep staring at it coz it's so beautiful.

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Posted 10 June 2014 - 19:02

Today, I've mostly written with the Caran d'Ache Varius (filled with Iroshizuku ama iro) and with the Faber Castell Intuition (filled with Edelstein Saphir). Tomorrow ?  I hope I will receive that Pen I've found in ebay (Montegrappa Symphony). I know which one I've used today but never know which one I'll used tomorrow as I'm always looking for The Pen ...

 

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#13566 betweenthelens

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Posted 10 June 2014 - 20:12

I was writing a letter to a pen pal and started off with my Bayard LE4 with Akkerman Passage Blauw and ended with my Bayard Fit filled with Poussiere de Lune. I did rinse out the former and it's all ready to go back into the pen wrap until its next use. I LOVE my Bayards!



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Posted 10 June 2014 - 23:42

Pelikan M640 Mount Everest with a Fine nib and Aurora Black


PELIKAN 100N, M101N Brown Tortoise, M101N Lizard, M101N Red Tortoise, 120 (I), 120 (II), 130 Ibis, 140, 140, M75, M75, M100, M100, M100, M100, M100, M150, M150, M150, M150, M150, M150, M150, M150, M150, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M200, M205, M205, M205, M205, M205, M205, M205, M205, M215, M215, M215, M215, M250, M250, M250, M250, M250, M250, M481, M481, 400, 400NN, 400NN, M400, M400, M400, M405, M405, M425, M600, M600, M640, M800, M800

 

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#13568 Freddy

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Posted 11 June 2014 - 00:15

Three that came along for the ride.....

 

Pelikan-140 green striped..flexible broad oblique nib.....

Montblanc-246 marbled dark green..semi-flexible broad nib.....

Montblanc-3331/2 black visualated barrel..flexible fine nib.....

 

They are filled with Waterman Blue-Black ink..........

 

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#13569 PAKMAN

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Posted 11 June 2014 - 00:49

Visconti Opera Crystal fine with Diamine Mediterranean Blue



#13570 william2001

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Posted 11 June 2014 - 01:18

My everyday pen: Parker Sonnet and Parker 75.

I have a 180 that I think I am going to use.

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#13571 kpyeoman

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Posted 11 June 2014 - 17:07

Lamy 2000, m nib with Binder Blurple (always a winning combo)

 

Sailor 1911 standard, m nib with Sheaffer Turquoise

 

Black Sheaffer Intrigue, m nib with Sailor Sky High



#13572 FreemanHerbs

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Posted 11 June 2014 - 17:12

Lamy CP1 (EF) with Noodler's Black.

#13573 Tanzanite

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Posted 11 June 2014 - 19:03

Black and gold Parker Sonnet with M nib and Parker Quink Blue ink.
Steel and black Parker 25 with F nib and Parker Quink Blue ink.

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Posted 12 June 2014 - 03:53

Red, white, and blue Edison Pearlette (felt especially appropriate as I'm in Thailand right now and those are the colors of the Thai flag) with an EF nib and Diamine Majestic Blue

Platinum #3776 Bourgogne, EF nib, Noodler's 54th Massachussetts 



#13575 Mishka5050

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Posted 12 June 2014 - 19:53

Inked Pilot Metropolitan White Tiger with Sheaffer Turquoise. Oh yeaaaah :)

#13576 william2001

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Posted 13 June 2014 - 00:53

My all time everyday pen: Black Parker Sonnet with fine nib.

I am also using a Gold Parker 75 with a extra fine nib.

I have two Parker 51s and a Parker 180.

The only non-Parker on my desk is a Pilot with medium nib.

-William S. Park


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#13577 Keyless Works

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Posted 13 June 2014 - 01:10

Parker 45 in Olive with a fine steel nib and Private Reserve Avocado. 



#13578 moylek

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Posted 13 June 2014 - 15:09

Parker 45 in Olive with a fine steel nib and Private Reserve Avocado. 

 

Sounds handsome.


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Posted 14 June 2014 - 02:03

Lamy 2000 with custom ground stubby nib filled with Private Reserve Electric DC Blue


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#13580 Mardi13

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Posted 14 June 2014 - 05:22

Parker Duofold Major in blue/amber/black stripes, Diamine Presidential Blue ink. Love this pen.

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Posted 14 June 2014 - 08:36

Conway Stewart winston italic medium in brown
Nakaya ishime kan shitzu bitone fexible fine nib

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Posted 14 June 2014 - 16:53

Platinum Plaisir in Gunmetal with F nib.  Inked up with Stipula "the david" Black ink from a pen show sample.  I believe it is actually Stipula Ebony Black.  Smooth writing combo.


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#13583 Tanzanite

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Posted 14 June 2014 - 17:08

Steel and black Parker 25 with M nib and Parker Quink Blue ink.
Black and gold Sailor Sapporo with F nib and Private Reserve Lake Placid Blue ink.

#13584 Thier.

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Posted 14 June 2014 - 21:56

I've just received my Montegrappa Symphony found on Ebay .... It's fantastic !!!!    I wonder which one will be my next one .... Do you sometimes have the same question about your next fountain pen  when you 've just received one? 

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Posted 14 June 2014 - 22:44

Romus Majestic demonstrator with the green ink had from the Pens & More guy at Origins yesterday.


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#13586 Newjelan

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Posted 15 June 2014 - 06:35

2 new ones:

 

Pilot Custom Heritage 92: 1 Orange Demo and 1 Blue Demo, as well as Pilot Custom Heritage 92 Clear Demo and Pilot Custom 823 Amber Demo. 

 

I am on a Pilot craze and nearly everything else is being ignored. ;)



#13587 Fountainpenofyouth

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Posted 15 June 2014 - 11:32

Hi everyone first post!  :)     

 

       Pens

  • A.G. Spalding & Bros Translucent Blue Body  Fountain pen medium nib
  • Kaweco Ice Sport Red body Fountain pen fine nib 
  • Parker Jotter Stainless steel Fountain pen medium nib 

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#13588 WilsonCQB1911

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Posted 15 June 2014 - 13:13

My Montblanc 149 90th Anniversary with fine nib and Montblanc Mystery Black ink.  

 

I think it's impossible to find a smoother fine nib than this.



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Posted 15 June 2014 - 17:17

Haven't decided yet.  I may just grab one at random before leaving for work, though I'm leaning toward one of the Sheaffers.


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Posted 15 June 2014 - 17:21

Parker 45 Flighter with J. Herbin Perle Noire