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German Reform Rekord 18 - Kaputt!


tryphon

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A nice German pen from the 1940s: Reform Rekord 18. Piston filler, where tha piston shaft is removed from the pen after filling. Nice, never inked, original box and instruction sheet. Dead! Metal is corroded and the celluloid crazed. Too bad to see a nice and rare pen self destroy in this manner!

 

 

 

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In punta di penna.....

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*drinks a strong drink in honor*

'The Yo-Yo maneuver is very difficult to explain. It was first perfected by the well-known Chinese fighter pilot Yo-Yo Noritake. He also found it difficult to explain, being quite devoid of English.

So we left it at that. He showed us the maneuver after a sort. B*****d stole my kill.'

-Squadron Leader K. G. Holland, RAF. WWII China.

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