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Faber Castell E-Motion With Vintage Waterman's Ideal #2 Nib!

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#1 tocache

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Posted 18 December 2014 - 06:12

I got an old waterman's ideal #2 wetnoodle nib out of a fountain pen found on Ebay and put into mi Faber Castell E-Motion pearwood fountain pen!

 

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#2 ArtsNibs

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Posted 18 December 2014 - 06:43

A good match, it looks like the flow is just right with the FC feed.
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#3 Algester

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Posted 18 December 2014 - 14:27

F-C feed may just look like a cheap schmidt feed to you but bloody hell that feed is wet not sure what they did beyond the 3 slits near the tip but dang is it still wet



#4 Mafia Geek

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Posted 24 December 2014 - 14:19

Did you have to make any modifications to the feed at all to get the nib to fit in well?

 

I've managed to fit one into my Kaweco Sport, but had to modify the feed a little bit to get the nib to stay in.



#5 akafridi3

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Posted 12 February 2015 - 15:38

Nice!







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