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Wearever: Please Help Me Id This Pen.

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#1 phr4nkr4wk5

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Posted 17 September 2014 - 05:41

Hi guys, I'm still here!

I recently bought a Wearever at an antique stop. A bit of a learning experience -- made me look up the brand, and I learned that Wearever produced models prolifically, some even without names. That makes ID more challenging, of course, which is why I need your help. :3 I bought my pen for around eight bucks, by the way -- was that an OK deal? Anyway, so I am curious now as to what model it is, if it has a name, and where I can acquire a converter or cartridge(s) to use with it. The pen is the same as the one pictured to the far right in this eBay listing: http://www.ebay.com/...=item1e919703f8 .

Thanks in advance for the help.

(P.S. This is a repost of http://www.fountainp...p/#entry3118702 -- in case a moderator would like to remove the old mis-forummed post)


my pen collection: Dollar 717i Demonstrator x3, fake Hero 616, Lamy Safari EF, Manuscript Dodec, Pilot 78g x2, Platinum Preppy F x7, Reform 1745 x2, Sheaffer Calligraphy Pen, Unidentified Wearever

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Posted 18 September 2014 - 19:08

The good news is that, maybe with a little adjustment, it should be a really good writer. The bad news is that if it is indeed a cartridge pen, it will get a little tricky. Wearever cartridges were proprietary. You'll have to shop around and find either a used one, or some new old stock ones, and refill them.



#3 phr4nkr4wk5

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Posted 23 September 2014 - 06:25

The good news is that, maybe with a little adjustment, it should be a really good writer. The bad news is that if it is indeed a cartridge pen, it will get a little tricky. Wearever cartridges were proprietary. You'll have to shop around and find either a used one, or some new old stock ones, and refill them.

Thanks, that's what I figured. I guess I'll have to do some hunting around on the Internet. :S Though, I'm still wondering, do you happen to know what the model name of that pen is?


my pen collection: Dollar 717i Demonstrator x3, fake Hero 616, Lamy Safari EF, Manuscript Dodec, Pilot 78g x2, Platinum Preppy F x7, Reform 1745 x2, Sheaffer Calligraphy Pen, Unidentified Wearever





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