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#161 yeepers

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Posted 16 December 2017 - 20:50

For comparison :) Sorry the pic is a little low res. Was taken for other purposes so might be a bit fuzzy here.

 

 

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#162 JulioPB

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Posted 17 December 2017 - 14:30

For comparison :) Sorry the pic is a little low res. Was taken for other purposes so might be a bit fuzzy here.

 

 

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Nice trio



#163 daenghafez

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Posted 17 December 2017 - 15:47

For comparison :) Sorry the pic is a little low res. Was taken for other purposes so might be a bit fuzzy here.
 
 
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Great shot! Thanks for sharing!

#164 Striated

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Posted 27 December 2017 - 06:26

Early days yet, but I think this will prove to be one of my favorite birds.  I wish it were a little more ivory than it is, but there is something so cool about seeing the color of the ink (4001 Königsblau to start with) between the white striations.  :D


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#165 asegier

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Posted 03 January 2018 - 09:00

I just got one myself.  Perhaps I'll see if I can post pics of it later next to my M215 Blue, & M805 Stresseman.



#166 yeepers

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Posted 03 January 2018 - 15:45

I wish that the piston would retract further allowing a larger fill. Does it drive anyone else nuts that you can only fill half the pen?? All that wasted space for ink :( 



#167 BillH

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Posted 03 January 2018 - 15:55

I wish that the piston would retract further allowing a larger fill. Does it drive anyone else nuts that you can only fill half the pen?? All that wasted space for ink :(

 

 

I often get bored with the same color before the pen is empty, so for me, no.  I do not have colors dedicated to one pen, so I find them just right.


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#168 invisuu

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Posted 03 January 2018 - 20:39

I wish that the piston would retract further allowing a larger fill. Does it drive anyone else nuts that you can only fill half the pen?? All that wasted space for ink :( 


Conid has solved this problem, but Im confident the design is patented. I dont really see a workaround [for piston fillers] unless they implement a telescopic rod.

Edited by invisuu, 03 January 2018 - 20:40.


#169 Calabria

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 07:15

I wish that the piston would retract further allowing a larger fill. Does it drive anyone else nuts that you can only fill half the pen?? All that wasted space for ink :( 

Compared with converters, it's generous. I kind of like peering into the pen and seeing the ink on one side, and the mechanism on the other.
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#170 OrangeHuo

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Posted 04 January 2018 - 08:23

Certainly it looks very beautiful. However I wonder if filled with ink, the barrel may not seem to be a nice one, lol.



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Posted 04 January 2018 - 09:16

I wish that the piston would retract further allowing a larger fill. Does it drive anyone else nuts that you can only fill half the pen?? All that wasted space for ink :(

 

I used to think the same way, but honestly you still get a load of ink.  Like double the amount of a converter (or more).  And I'm one of those that gets bored of ink colors, and on the off-chance I do need a ton of ink, there's always my Pilot Custom 823.



#172 simar

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Posted 30 January 2018 - 07:50

New M605_DSC5918.JPG

#173 minddance

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Posted 30 January 2018 - 09:08

What nib size is this please?

#174 simar

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Posted 30 January 2018 - 10:52

What nib size is this please?

This is a medium ground to a stub for me by Daniel Smith .

#175 minddance

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Posted 30 January 2018 - 18:38

Lovely!

#176 Calabria

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Posted 31 January 2018 - 23:43

New M605 _DSC5918.JPG

Those are the two pens I have inked up now, too!
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Posted 18 February 2018 - 01:57

I'm loving my White Transparent.

 

A note on inks: my first inking was Akkerman Hofkwartier Groen. It left a faint stain on the tip of the piston that could only be seen when looking straight into the barrel. It also left a stain on the screw area inside the barrel. Neither stain could be seen at all from the outside of the pen. 

 

The second ink was Waterman Inspired Blue. There is no stain at all on the tip of the piston now. There is only a little of the green stain left on the screw area inside the barrel. This is completely invisible from the outside of the pen. No worries.

 

The grip and the area around where the nib inserts looks exactly like new.

 

I'm delighted! it's a great pen. I don't have anything else that's like it.

 

Does anyone else have any ink experiences with their White Transparent?


Edited by Green Ink, 18 February 2018 - 19:40.






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