I have more Pelikans (10 or so), then Osmia/O-F-C/Boehler (8), Geha (7) & MB (3). I do have a Soennecken Wet Noodle. I have singles of a few others that were mentioned here, and a few no names. Three Clippers.
If you count Austria, I have only two. Mid-late '50's. The ball points have the problems of the Ball Points of that era (I grew up then so know the teething problems of ball points of the time. Cork piston....NOS at the time.
A very small Cracked Ice. fountain pen indeed. Also Rusewe. Semi-flex 14K Bock nibs.
Semi-vintage are all but one Pelikans..........'80's "W.Germany" one 200, '90-97+ four. One MB '70-80 146.
Modern 605, MB Woolf, Lamy Persona....and a 1.5 Joy.
Edited by Bo Bo Olson, 24 February 2017 - 23:47.
German vintage '50-70 semi-flex stubs and those in oblique give the real thing in On Demand line variation. Modern Oblique is a waste of money for a shadow of line variation. Being too lazy to Hunt for affordable vintage oblique pens, lets you 'hunt' for line variation instead of having it.
www.nibs.com/blog/nibster-writes/nibs-germany & https://www.peter-bo...cts/nib-systems,
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