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What Waterman pens do you own?


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#841 mohmlet

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Posted 24 January 2016 - 18:10

Three in hand, one fixer of uncertain type from the French years coming in the mail that I'll use as a dip if I can't get fixed otherwise. As I've narrowed my preferred Waterman era down to the 1960s, I suspect my collection will be slow to grow.

 

An Expert I, medium nib, lovely writer, currently inked with Diamine for Cult Pen's Deep Dark Red.

 

An Exclusive, also a medium nib, so-so writer (probably need to adjust the nib), inked with Diamine Damson.

 

A Ligne 60, #3 nib with a hint of flex, my absolute favorite pen, currently inked with a reconstituted Waterman Blue Standard 23 cartridge, because I got a few packs of them on eBay to clear out in case my converter or the cartridge it came with ever fail and I thought I'd see if distilled water would bring the ink back to life before emptying it. (It did. The ink was a little thick before I added the water, but I've been writing heavily with it for about a week now with no problems.)



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#842 Aushiker

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Posted 30 January 2016 - 02:51

Waterman Expert (blue) with a medium nib.  I assume given the time I have had it is a first edition. This is my only fountain pen at this time.


Edited by Aushiker, 30 January 2016 - 02:52.


#843 webgeckos

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Posted 30 January 2016 - 03:54

1. Waterman 12

2. Waterman 52

3. Water 52 1/2 (x3)



#844 harmony1969

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Posted 09 February 2016 - 22:57

I just purchased a Phileas today, blue and brown marbled, second hand, barely used.

 

I am absolutely in love with this pen. WOW!



#845 cleosmama

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Posted 09 February 2016 - 22:59

I have a Waterman Gentleman that I bought in a lot on ebay with a Waterman rollerball and a Waterman fountain pen for $29.95. The Gentleman has an 18K nib. Crazy. (I was actually looking for the rollerball.)



#846 CaptAmerica

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Posted 09 February 2016 - 23:37

Waterman is my favorite. I have 3 now, had more, but my son's friends "borrowed" them as they did a lot of things from our home as he was growing up.

There is Nothing like writing with a Fountain Pen.

I now have several different makes, Yet Waterman is the BEST








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