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De Atramentis: Royal Blue

de atramentis royal blue

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#1 akszugor



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Posted 03 January 2015 - 23:02



Present test ink De Atramentis Royal Blue with traditional shade of blue, so-called. royal blue. The ink writing poetry. Pen glides smoothly across the paper. Good drying time and you still want more? Ink recommendable.


Producent: De Atramentis

Series, colour: Royal Blue

Pen: Waterman Hemisphere "F"

Paper: Image Volume 80 g / cm2




Flow rate: good

Lubrication: good

Bleed through: possible point

Shading: noticeable

Feathering: unnoticeable

Saturation: very good

Ink drying time: ~ 5 sec.


A drop of ink smeared with a nib




The ink smudged with a cotton pad








Water Resistance




Sample text




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Sample text in an Oxford notebook




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#2 overwriter


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Posted 11 January 2015 - 05:41

This is nice. I normally find Royal Blues boring but I like this.

#3 amberleadavis


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Posted 19 January 2015 - 19:56

Wonderful review!! Thank you!  I like De Atramentis inks.  I think I have a sample of this ink to try.

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