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Ecos With Screw Caps?

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#1 scintilla

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Posted 03 May 2017 - 03:22

Hi folks! My first TWSBI came in the mail today--a white ECO with a broad nib. Being the kind of person who obsessively reads reviews before buying ANYTHING, imagine my surprise when the cap screwed off instead of snapping off like I was expecting! (The wording makes it sound like I was expecting it to break but you know what I mean)

 

Can anyone offer any insights as to when they might have made the switch, just to sate my curiosity? 



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#2 Jamerelbe

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Posted 03 May 2017 - 03:28

TWSBI have always made the ECO with a screw-on cap!



#3 T4TEXAS

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Posted 03 May 2017 - 03:38

Always screw-on.

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#4 AD43

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Posted 03 May 2017 - 04:23

yes always screw on



#5 ClockworkCollector

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Posted 03 May 2017 - 20:32

No my friend, you're pen is exactly as it should be. I've been using the eco for what feels like a long time now. Great pen!


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#6 DriftingSands

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Posted 04 May 2017 - 02:49

All TWSBI pens have screw caps to my knowledge.

#7 Runnin_Ute

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Posted 06 May 2017 - 04:44

Have had my eco for over a year. Screw on cap..

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#8 OTrizy

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Posted 04 June 2017 - 18:24

I have never heard of a TWSBI with a snap cap. Always been screw caps I believe







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