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Bulb Syringe: Essential Tool for All Fountain Pen Users

If you’re using or planning to use a fountain pen, a bulb syringe is an essential tool for unclogging the section unit, which includes the nib and feed. They can be found in drug stores and usually sold for irrigating … Continue reading

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TWSBI Vac Mini – Extra Fine Nib

Appearance & construction: (excellent) Performance: (excellent) Review: JetPens service and delivery, as usual, outstanding. Appearance & construction: The Twsbi Vac-Mini EF comes very close to perfection. Looks and engineering are outstanding. Similar to the Diamond Mini but a 3rd of … Continue reading

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Brass Shims: Buy a Roll and Save

If you’re like me and beginning to get deeper into fountain pens as a hobby, then you’re probably well aware of brass shims, those indispensable squares of thin (.002) brass sheets that allow you to floss the slit in your … Continue reading

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Nemosine Fission and Jinhao x750: Very Similar

Updated 3/24/16 The Nemosine Fission Jet Black in the photo above was the first non-China pen I ordered online, and it remains one of my favorites. (Click here for info on the China pens I’m reviewing.) I like the precision … Continue reading

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3 [Vintage] Sheaffer Fountain Pens

Updated 3/18/16 3 Sheaffer Fountain Pens 1. Sheaffer No-Nonsense fat blk with F italic Appearance & construction: Performance: 2. Sheaffer School slim blue with F nib Appearance & construction: Performance: 3. Sheaffer Glideriter hooded nib Appearance & construction: Performance: testing

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Waterman Harley Davidson Free Wheel Stormy Night [NOS]

Updated 4/2/16 Waterman Harley Davidson Free Wheel Stromy [sic] Night Appearance & construction: good Performance: / below average / very good

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NOS * PISTON FILLER FOUNTAIN PEN * CHROME & BLACK * FINE NIB * MADE IN GERMANY

Updated 3/22/16, 3/24/16 NOS * PISTON FILLER FOUNTAIN PEN * CHROME & BLACK * FINE NIB * MADE IN GERMANY fountainpencees (1326 ) Raalte, Netherlands, 100% Positive feedback Appearance & construction: (Good) Performance: / (Poor / Good)

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