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Which Pelikan? M800 Burnt Orange Or M800/m805 Blue Striped

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Poll: M800 Burnt Orange OR M805 Blue Striped (48 member(s) have cast votes)

Which M8xx would you buy?

  1. M800 Burnt Orange (24 votes [50.00%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 50.00%

  2. M800 Blue Striped Gold Trim (7 votes [14.58%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 14.58%

  3. M805 Blue Striped Rhodium Trim (17 votes [35.42%] - View)

    Percentage of vote: 35.42%

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#21 pelikandrew

pelikandrew

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Posted 02 December 2016 - 03:25

Three of the best choices in my opinion. I'm drawn to all of them. Apparently you and I share the same aesthetic. Burnt orange is nicely warm, but almost too bright an orange. Blue stripe with gold, nice and warm, but with the gold I'm always concerned it's a bit too flashy. M805 in all silver color / rhodium? Perfect blend of understated, function and quality. I bought mine about 10 years ago in this configuration, and it's still my all-time favorite daily user.



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