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#1 Sumgai-Alex

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Posted 16 January 2019 - 01:08

Hey everyone! Im Alex!

 

I am very new to this site and I made my first post a couple days ago! I lots of great feedback from this amazing community! A little bit about me, my name is Alex and I live in New York City. I am very new to the fountain pen world as I got my first 2 fountain pens, a Pelikan m800 and a Mont Blanc no. 32, right before Thanksgiving. I only got them because I got a box of assorted pens for $1 at a yardsale and I guess I hit the jackpot.  :D I made a post recently because after buying starter pens, I noticed thaty they write much better than the other two do. I am going to have the pens looked at by the staff of the Fountain Pen Hospital soon! I just have one quick question about this site: When I try to edit a post I have made or try to change my name it says I need 5 more approved posts. What is that? 

 

Nice to meet you all!

Alex



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#2 OCArt

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Posted 16 January 2019 - 02:15

Hello and welcome to this friendly corner of the universe from a fountain pen user in San Diego. There is such a wealth of information waiting for you to discover on this site. Write On!


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#3 jar

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Posted 16 January 2019 - 02:20

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#4 PAKMAN

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Posted 16 January 2019 - 04:23

Hello and Welcome to FPN!! Glad to have you as a member!!

Posts are locked after 24 hours for editing. When you have 7 days as a member you will become Bronze+ which should let you change your avatar. Not sure about the 5 posts, but you will be there quickly I imagine.


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#5 ceramicmj

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Posted 16 January 2019 - 05:26

Welcome to FPN - and WHAT A SCORE!   Congratulations on that!



#6 Henricum_Tropen

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Posted 16 January 2019 - 12:20

Hello Alex and welcome to FPN, from Cape Town, South Africa.


To sit at one's table on a sunny morning, with four clear hours of uninterruptible security, plenty of nice white paper, and a [fountain] pen - that is true happiness!

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#7 tbickiii

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Posted 16 January 2019 - 12:25

Hello and welcome from Baton Rouge, Louisiana...Enjoy your time here


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