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How To Make The Hideous Edelstein Mandarin Into A Useable Ink

pelikan edelstein orange mandarin ink mixing onyx black

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#21 inotrym

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Posted 15 December 2016 - 05:10

As you can see there have been at least two formulations of Mandarin.

 

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Which one is which and when did the change happen? 



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#22 SenZen

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Posted 23 December 2016 - 20:51

 

Which one is which and when did the change happen? 

 

Left: older, bought around 2011 in France; right: bought about six months ago through Amazon. Strangely the older one writes more red even if it looks more orange in the bottle. 


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Posted 23 December 2016 - 21:12

Thanks for the reply.

 

I think I got the newer version, but I bought it a couple of years ago.

The old one kind of looks like Amber (IotY 2013) so perhaps that's when they changed it?



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Posted 30 January 2017 - 23:06

Is there any way of telling the two versions apart from their bottles? Other than the obvious colour difference, I mean. Sometimes sellers have pictures taken in different lighting, and they look like the older version, but they are still the newer version.







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