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#1 Tasmith

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Posted 01 June 2019 - 01:42

Watched a wonderful story tonight on NHK World News about a Japanese gentleman who blends custom colored inks for his customer's fountain pens.  Story starts at 08:31:

 

https://www3.nhk.or..../programs/#1005 

 

 



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Posted 01 June 2019 - 01:55

Thanks for the link!

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Source: NHK World-Japan

 
I suppose that would be the Mr Ishimaru mentioned in Macchiato Man's Sailor Ink Studio Overview blog article.
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Posted 01 June 2019 - 13:15

I saw him several times on various occasions but never requested a color. Next time, I will ask him for a perfect red - made by Sailor.







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