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Replacement Section For Esterbrook Sj?

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#1 Wild Rover

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Posted 15 December 2013 - 04:15

Hey everyone! My first post on the forums. I've been lurking for a while, though :)

 

In the beginning of November I purchased a red Esterbrook SJ on ebay. It's my first FP and I really do love it. However, I've noticed over time that hairline cracks are beginning to form at the section, and ink sometimes leaks from them. I know the pen is old and I treat it delicately, so I don't think I'm at particular fault for their formation. I don't rest my fingers near the section when writing now in fear of making them worse, but I really need to get this fixed before the cracks become worse and I'm out of my main writing instrument. 

 

What I'd really like is a replacement section, does anybody out there have one available or know where I can find one? I hope I made this post in the right place... please excuse me for being a newbie!

 

Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!


Edited by Wild Rover, 15 December 2013 - 04:15.


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#2 OcalaFlGuy

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Posted 15 December 2013 - 14:53

Contact either FPNer Farmboy or Anderson pens.

 

It would be optimal to send your pen to them and have them select a section that fits it best.

 

Also don't ever pull a section Without a nib in it.

 

Bruce in Ocala, Fl







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