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[Mini Review] Lamy Turmaline 2020 L.e. Ink

lamy turmaline ink review

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#21 85AKbN

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Posted 13 March 2020 - 08:22

A great effort - Thanks!

 

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#22 cgreenberg19

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Posted 18 March 2020 - 15:24

Very pretty ink. In my experience it's very similar to Lamy Crystal Amazonite, with a bit less sheen.



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Posted 20 March 2020 - 08:38

Pic of a few lines / fills - nib:  Esterbrook  14 Bank.

 

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#24 TheVintagelife

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Posted 23 March 2020 - 12:09

Wow! want to see what your 'full' reviews look like! Its wonderful and informative, and the comparisons are excellent. Many thanks. 

It seems like Monteverde California teal may be similar (and Diamine Aurora Borealis may be bluer than this).  What you said about this ink (;its greener than any teal ink I've tried') has also been said (or similar observations) by those who reviewed the California Teal. I'm interested one of this type of green, but its hard to get samples in India....


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Posted 23 March 2020 - 14:02

Its like a blue-shifted green in daylight. Because the sheen in red-magenta in color, and the ink sheens easily, the sheen can cancel out the greenness of the ink in artificial indoor light, so the writing looks less green and more bluish teal. Depends on paper, pen, amount of ink used, and amount of sheen. On Tomoe River this effect is prominent. On a Goulet Pens video showcasing this ink, its noted to be even more green than Lamy Amazonite.

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