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Best Inks To Refill Lamy M66 Rollerball

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#1 blackfinger

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Posted 16 June 2019 - 04:12

Hello, everyone. I have a lamy swift rollerball that uses the standard M66 refill. Following some tutorials I found here, I managed to disassemble the dry refill but after cleaning it and filling the little sponge inside with fountain pen ink, I can't make it work. It starts writing just fine, but soon the ink flow stops and the line becomes light and skippy. I wonder if there is some ink that works best to refill those "cartridges". I tried the standard Lamy ink, Edelstein, Montblanc... but no luck.

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#2 1nkulus

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Posted 22 June 2019 - 14:27

I shall give it a try when my refill runs out.


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#3 BFU

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Posted 06 July 2019 - 22:28

Lamy refils are certainly not the  cheapest, though thyt are larger than some.  I have a Tipo with a M66, and was playing about, tp see if other makes worked in it.  Found the Pilot G-2 refil works fine.  And has a wider ramge of colours available.







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