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New Pelikan Special Edition Souverän 605 White-Transparent

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#1 Iguana Sell

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Posted 15 September 2017 - 12:07

Meet the new Pelikan Special Edition Souverän 605 White-Transparent.

 

This new edition is pure and gentle. Its white and partially transparent barrel is created using cellulose acetate and high-grade resin while its trims are refined with palladium coating.

 

The fountain pen features a 14K gold nib plated in rhodium matching the piece.

 

Available in fountain pen and rollerball, this shiny and beautiful novelty features a special gift box and it will available by mid October 2017.

 

Do not wait to make your pre-order emailing us at: info@iguanasell.com

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Posted 15 September 2017 - 12:43

Saw this earlier... need to get one (and a M600 Pink too to complement this). Also, really interested in the upcoming LE M805 Ocean Swirl...


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Posted 15 September 2017 - 13:56

They are both on my buy list also.  Not sure about pre-ordering though... trying...to...resist...


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Posted 15 September 2017 - 15:52

Wow - that's a classy looking pen. Great - something else I "need" to buy...



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Posted 15 September 2017 - 15:56

Lovely pen!  I just am not in a position to purchase it at this time.  



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Posted 15 September 2017 - 17:06

So this is the much whispered pen that will be 'different from all others'?  OK, so certainly a different color for a Soo Vee. I think it walks a fine line between striking and boring.  Here is my immediate reaction:

 

Pluses:

  • It's a Pelikan so has all the atributes we like
  1. A reliable Pelikan Piston filler
  2. easily cleaned
  3. Nibs interchangeable by a novice
  4. A standard, predictable format
  • It's an M600, that's big on my list, the Goldilocks of sizes.
  • It's an example of at least slightly-out-of-the-box thinking.
  • It is a new color, well sort of new for a striped Pelikan.
  • It's not another brown pen 
  • Could be a natural for those in the medical field. 

On the down side:

  • It may represent out of the box thinking, ....  but not far out of that box.
  • White, makes me worry it will show stains easily
  • It may be too stark for EDC use
  • It''s just another souveran, albeit with a color not recently used.
  • It is probably gonna cost waaaaay too much.

It is nice looking but will I by it?  Probably not, if I am gonna plunk down M600 money, it is going to have to be something that really spins my cranks, you know, something like a ...Tortoise! (you knew that was coming from me right?).  



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Posted 15 September 2017 - 20:12

I hope this will be my 13th Pelikan. I'll have to buy another bird quickly so that I will have 14, can't have just 13!



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Posted 15 September 2017 - 21:18

It's a 'win' in my book!  I'm in...  Very classy.



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Posted 16 September 2017 - 00:30

It's beautiful, but I am on the pen buying sidelines for a while. How long? That is the great unknown right now.


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Posted 16 September 2017 - 00:33

OMG, this is going to be a Holy Grail pen for me. 


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Posted 16 September 2017 - 02:26

Reminds me a bit of the Polar Lights pen.

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 03:17

Reminds me a bit of the Polar Lights pen.

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You are right, it does.  All bright metal trim.  It won't be as heavy.  I liked the Polar Lights I had.  This would be like looking at a polar landscape.


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Posted 16 September 2017 - 15:42

It looks nice but not a must have for me. I'm gonna wait for the Ocean Swirl. I think this will sell well though. I have a suspicion that this isn't the last we've seen of this pattern. It wouldn't surprise me if Pink and White Transparent got another similarly styled addition to the line up next year in a different color.

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Posted 19 September 2017 - 15:19

It's not only white, but also transparent:

 

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Posted 19 September 2017 - 15:48

Very nice addition to the Pelikan line!


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Posted 19 September 2017 - 16:27

Not bad actually.

But I think I'll pass. This is as close as a Stresseman gets to a demonstrator, and would likely drive me pulling my hair off on first sight of ink / condensation on wrong side of the piston.


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Posted 19 September 2017 - 17:50

Very nice.

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Posted 19 September 2017 - 22:51

I think it's GORGEOUS, but I won't be buying it.

 

In my experience, metal bands at the lip of the section are always a PITA to clean. The white plastic will only make things worse.

At this price point, I'd rather buy something that will remain sharp looking for a little longer.



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Posted 20 September 2017 - 10:22

I hope this will be my 13th Pelikan. I'll have to buy another bird quickly so that I will have 14, can't have just 13!

Just pre-ordered this pen. Now for the waiting.



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Posted 20 September 2017 - 16:07

Very striking. Thanks for the close-up Susanna. It looks like the mechanics are white, too. Very classy.

I'm really picky about colors. I'm still not used to the odd cream color on my Cafe Creme, I keep staring at it. The white in the picture is a bit off-white, probably like the M205 white?

I think this would be a really interesting pen to have. But here's the catch - does it fit my personal style? I usually go for stealth black, grey, or blue pens.

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