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Black Friday 2018 - What Did You All Get?

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Posted 24 November 2018 - 01:42

 Thank you - Cult Pens and thank you - DryadPens!

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#2 Struebs


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Posted 24 November 2018 - 02:48

Goulet Pens:
All black safari-will transfer black nib to my CP1 when I get that for Christmas.
Samples - Noodlers Dostoevsky, De Atramentis Alexander Hamilton, Noodler Lexington Gray, Diamine Oxblood, Diamine Golden Brown.
Full bottle of Asa Blue

Lamy CP1 fine

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Posted 24 November 2018 - 10:24

The Brisbane and Gold Coast sellers 'Pen & Ink' offered email subscribers 20% off their full price items fro Black Friday, which made the Pelikan M600 Vibrant Orange competitive with European sellers, especially when you factor in the extra bank charges for a foreign currency transaction. 

So I succumbed to the temptation and ordered one with an F nib for a change... I have a marked fondness for Bs but a bit of variety is a good idea, or so I tell myself... and supported a local business, also for a change.  

Given Joshua's The Pelikan's Perch comments about Ocean Swirl-like pattern variations in his own purchase, I've asked them to check the pen to ensure the pattern is reasonable before posting it so that I don't have to ask them to exchange it.  I don't expect perfection as per the publicity images, of course, but I'd like a pen that is still attractive.

Stock is on back-order so it will be about a week before I see the new bird.


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Posted 24 November 2018 - 14:28

I'm almost embarrassed to admit it, but my lone purchase was a Cross Bailey. I was at Office Max to get some rubber bands, and I'd been curious about these despite all the hate they get. It's a shockingly good pen, though I would not pay full MSRP for it :D

#5 47th


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Posted 24 November 2018 - 18:16

So far, I got a couple of the All-Black Safari's (at 30% off, why not? They make great gifts), a couple random ink samples, and an L2K.

Will probably get more LOL.

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Posted 24 November 2018 - 18:38


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Posted 24 November 2018 - 19:50


Lamy Al-star and Montegrappa Felicita



M600 Vibrant Orange

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Posted 24 November 2018 - 19:56

Couple of good old Nothings.
Have got a great deal too.

Hooded nibs are the best

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Posted 16 December 2018 - 02:20

Nibsmith -
Pilot Custom 823 F smoke - 10% off and free shipping, free nib customization (I went with an architect's grind to match my favorite nibs, Lamy Z55EF)
Pretty good price for a made to measure pen.
"If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live."
– Lin Yu-T'ang

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