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Which Swan Nib Is Fitted In The Mabie Todd Swan 1500 Eyedropper?

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#1 Ben19

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Posted 18 September 2016 - 02:51

hello, I would like to know which nib is fitted in the swan 1500, as it is a overfeed pen I cannot see which nib is fitted I do not know if is the  swan #2 or# 3 or whatever. Many thanks


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#2 Cob

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Posted 20 September 2016 - 11:27

I had a 1500 a couple of years ago and wrote about it over on FPGeeks.  I cannot remember exactly but I do not think that the nib carried a number; from memory I should guess that in size it was roughly a No 2, maybe a touch smaller

 

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Posted 22 September 2016 - 03:16

Thank you, very useful.





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