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mercurius

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I’ve recently gone back to using my Cross pens after a break of several years. I’m quite shocked by how little ink they hold in the screw-in fillers.

Perhaps I’ve been really spoilt by my piston filler Pelikans which seem to go on for ever on one fill. The Cross pens though seem to need refilling after just a couple of pages.
 

It’s a shame Cross don’t make larger capacity fillers - I think I might be heading back to my Pelikans again soon…

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Most companies' converters have a relatively small capacity (especially when compared to the capacity of the equivalent cartridges).  

But yes, that's why I like piston fillers as well.

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"It's very nice, but frankly, when I signed that list for a P-51, what I had in mind was a fountain pen."

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