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#1 buppen

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 07:55

Hi.

I'm a new member here and need some help with these pens.
They all work and the set with the green one is never filled or used, the ink bottle is never opened.
I appreciate if someone could help me with the history and the value of these pens. I might sell them so I appreciate the value of each pen.

Thanks

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#2 christof

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 16:00

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Pelikan 100N, late 1930's

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Pelikan IBIS from 1950's

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Pelikan M400 1980-1997


hope this helps.

for research about value, you'd better look on ebay.

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#3 Bo Bo Olson

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 17:41

:W2FPN:

:crybaby: Such pretty pens :drool: ...and he's thinking of selling them. :gaah:

I'll give you two dollars a piece for them and pay for the mail. B)

Due to Mauricio's improved definition of Super-flex, I no longer use the term Easy Full Flex.

 

Semi-flex is an “almost” flex; not a ‘flex’ nib. It is great for regular writing with a touch of flair. It can give you some fancy; but it is not made for real fancy writing. For bit more of that get a 'flexi'/maxi-semi-flex. Both spread tines 3X.  Those are not "Flex" nibs. 

 

Odd, how many who should know better, compares Japanese F (which equals EF), with Western F, with out a second thought, but do not compare Japanese B with Western B.

 

Wider than Normal does not exist. Wider than Japanese does. Every company has it's very own standard + slop/tolerance. Developed from the users of it's pens only; not the users of other companies pens. The size you grind a nib to, is your standard only. Paper and ink matter to nib width. Thank god for 1/2 sizes or it would be boring.


#4 buppen

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 17:48

Thanks Christof.

It will help me a lot when I know the models and year of the pens.

I appreciate your help. Thanks again.

/Buppen

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Posted 13 November 2012 - 20:00

:W2FPN:

:crybaby: Such pretty pens :drool: ...and he's thinking of selling them. :gaah:

I'll give you two dollars a piece for them and pay for the mail. B)



Two bucks each huh? Geez Bo, don't go overboard now :roflmho:
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#6 Bo Bo Olson

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Posted 14 November 2012 - 00:12

I'm retired. For five, he has to pay the mail. B)

Due to Mauricio's improved definition of Super-flex, I no longer use the term Easy Full Flex.

 

Semi-flex is an “almost” flex; not a ‘flex’ nib. It is great for regular writing with a touch of flair. It can give you some fancy; but it is not made for real fancy writing. For bit more of that get a 'flexi'/maxi-semi-flex. Both spread tines 3X.  Those are not "Flex" nibs. 

 

Odd, how many who should know better, compares Japanese F (which equals EF), with Western F, with out a second thought, but do not compare Japanese B with Western B.

 

Wider than Normal does not exist. Wider than Japanese does. Every company has it's very own standard + slop/tolerance. Developed from the users of it's pens only; not the users of other companies pens. The size you grind a nib to, is your standard only. Paper and ink matter to nib width. Thank god for 1/2 sizes or it would be boring.


#7 Xof72000

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Posted 14 November 2012 - 06:40

...Erf ... :unsure: ... too expensive for me, I can follow ... I leave it to Bo Bo ...

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