Category: Pens

I like Franklin-Christoph’s pens. Quite a bit, actually. But I’m not generally one of those people who has a case of one-of-everything-itis when it comes to the brand’s offerings. I had a Model 19, Model 02, and Model 66, each …

Franklin-Christoph Model 31 “Omnis” | Fountain Pen Review Read More »

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I’ve written/talked about Xezo fountain pens before on the blog and YouTube channel (see here, here, and here) so I won’t go into too much detail reiterating info about the company here. You can revisit those posts if you want …

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Corrections to the video above: This pen color was released in 1996. The smaller version(s) of the pen were the International and the Demi, not the Heritage as stated. The text describing the comparisons was wrong. (Reused from an earlier …

Parker Centennial Duofold MKII | Fountain Pen Review Read More »

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It’s fair to say that I’m not a fan of pocket pens. If you take a look at last year’s top ten list, all ten pens would be considered large, with a  good half considered “oversized.” I like big pens …

Franklin-Christoph Model 45 XLV | Fountain Pen Review Read More »

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Italian fountain pen manufacturer, Tibaldi, doesn’t have the name recognition of other, more popular, Italian brands like Aurora, OMAS, or Visconti. When it is spoken of these days, it is almost always in reference to a particular celluloid that was …

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I recently had a chance to review one of the newer models (the Himalaya) from value fountain pen retailer Fountain Pen Revolution. It was a pen that utilized one of the company’s inexpensive steel flex nib and was made out …

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(18 Feb 2018) Correction: In both the video and written review, I mentioned that the Himalaya takes standard international cartridges and converters. It does not. It uses a different style converter, and I was not able to identify the type. …

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I’ve been doing a lot of reviews of items that have been sent to me for review lately. I’m trying to clear out my backlog so I can get to reviewing a few more of my personal pens! But, in …

Diplomat Excellence A PLUS Rhombus Guillouche Lapis | To the Point Read More »

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