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MingLau posted a topic in Fountain Pen ReviewsHello, it's my first time to post a review here in FPN. I appear new here but I've been around (as a read-only guy) for a long time, I think I have opened an account a while ago but I wasn't able to dig it out, perhaps I forgot to verify it. Anyway, I finally picked up my mind to write a pen review in English rather than my mother-language in my blog, by doing so, I can contribute it here at the same time. Forgive me if you ever find me writing in a weird way, it's probably because of my poor English. Here is an idea of my background, while many people in my place(Hong Kong) know me
illustrator posted a topic in Repair Q&AI am very new here. Recently, I tried cleaning the inside wall of the barrel (only on the top part) of my Sailor 1911 demonstrator with a cotton bud dipped in ethyl alcohol 70% to remove some waterproof black ink stain. At first, the stain was removed quite easily. But as I left the barrel to dry, I noticed that the once clear barrel turned cloudy on the area that was affected by the alcohol solution. I have tried washing away the layer of cloudiness with water a few times, but it did not work. I have not idea what exactly is the material of the barrel, could it be plastic or acrylic, that