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New Sailor Usa 50 State Ink Series - North American Exclusives


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#1 Nibsdotcom

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Posted 10 March 2020 - 00:39

Available exclusively through North American retailers, Sailor's new USA 50 State Ink Series will introduce a specially themed ink for each state in the union. Each 20 ml bottle is specially packaged with a design featuring the outline of the state being featured.

 

The series kicks off with a deep blue for California, inspired by the waters of the Pacific Ocean, and with a rich purple for Colorado, inspired by that state's official flower, the columbine. Our first shipment is expected to arrive this week - each bottle is $25.00.

 

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Posted 10 March 2020 - 02:43

Interesting.  But not cheap....

I'm not all that wild about the first two offerings (I have a lot of similar purples already) and I'll hold off on California until I see some comparisons with other inks in that range (I'm hoping that it will be a replacement for MB Leo Tolstoy, but on my screen it looks a little too green for my taste).

Wondering what they will do for PA (where I live) and NYS (where I'm originally from)....

Thanks for the heads up, though.  I'll be curious as to how Sailor will depict the other 48 states.

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#3 Bill P

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Posted 10 March 2020 - 11:43

$25 for 20ml of ink ?...   some of the current ink pricing is absolutely crazy...

 

I simply refuse to participate in the ridiculously high priced inks...

 

Too many reasonably priced alternative inks to purchase.



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Posted 10 March 2020 - 12:41

"specially themed ink for each state in the union".

 

 

Doesn't sound to me like new colors, just new packaging.

 

Polite pass...



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Posted 11 March 2020 - 15:02

I like the idea of this but the price is insane.

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Posted 25 March 2020 - 00:17

Unless, they can really nail Nevada, I'm not interested.


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