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Montblanc Meisterstück Great Masters Red Python

montblanc great masters python red meisterstuck review

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#1 Appelboompen

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Posted 21 September 2019 - 21:56

Dear fellow Montblanc fans,

 

We made an overview video about the new Montblanc Great Masters Red Python edition which was recently launched by Montblanc.

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=UtUOv6iq8Oo

 

What do you think of this new addition of the Great Masters series? Which one is your favorite in this series?


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Posted 21 September 2019 - 23:20

I know my posts on this topic are becoming repetitive and my opinion is likely highly idiosyncratic, but - to my eye - most modern MB pens are quite garish and oftentimes ostentatiously so, this one included. I'll stick to MB vintage and the 149 series.



#3 gordeeal

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 01:18

I really like it. Beautiful.  I guess pens can be utilitarian or works of art and sometimes both.



#4 jaytaylor

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Posted 22 September 2019 - 04:29

How does the Python feel about this pen?



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Posted 22 September 2019 - 14:59

Snakes!  Why'd it have to be snakes?

 

Actually, I thought it was quite attractive - until I saw the price.  But then again, I don't suppose the python was a willing participant in this project, so perhaps the price is understandable.


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#6 BrandonA

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Posted 23 September 2019 - 14:24

I know my posts on this topic are becoming repetitive and my opinion is likely highly idiosyncratic, but - to my eye - most modern MB pens are quite garish and oftentimes ostentatiously so, this one included. I'll stick to MB vintage and the 149 series.

 

I the case of this pen I agree.

 

Most leather products owned by men are either black or brown in colour.   I would never consider buying a wallet, shows or belt in red leather.  Looking at this pen I think the same is true for pens.  I think it would have been a far classier pen if it were black or brown.


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Posted 23 September 2019 - 19:28

I believe there are 3 colors that will be introduced. A black, a brown and a red. I personally don't understand who they are targeting with the red leather because it's so over the top.

 

 

I the case of this pen I agree.

 

Most leather products owned by men are either black or brown in colour.   I would never consider buying a wallet, shows or belt in red leather.  Looking at this pen I think the same is true for pens.  I think it would have been a far classier pen if it were black or brown.



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Posted 24 September 2019 - 13:31

I believe there are 3 colors that will be introduced. A black, a brown and a red. I personally don't understand who they are targeting with the red leather because it's so over the top.

 

 

@Gerigo, those with over the top taste?, Kidding aside, they might be thinking of female fountain pen users who would appreciate a little bling, but a lot of female users I know prefer pens of a smaller, slimmer size, there are of course some exceptions as Ghost Plane uses pens that are 149 in size.


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Posted 28 September 2019 - 09:50

I like the color and the look, would I buy it, not sure





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