Tag: 14K Gold

Material: Plastic Nib: 14k Gold Appointments: Brass Filling System: Pilot Proprietary Cartridge/Converter Length (Capped): 141mm Length (Uncapped): 125mm Length (Posted): 159mm Section Diameter: 9.8mm Barrel Max Diameter: 11.6mm Cap Max Diameter: 14.6mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 12g Weight, Capped (with …

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When it comes to vintage fountain pens, there are a large number of manufacturers about whom definitive knowledge is very difficult to pin down. The Merlin Pen Company is one of those manufacturers. There appears to be no definitive information …

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Material: Celluloid Nib: 14k Gold, Fine Extra-Flessibile Appointments: Gold Filling System: Piston Length (Capped): 149mm Length (Uncapped): 132mm Length (Posted): 178mm Section Diameter: 11.9mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13.3mm Cap Max Diameter: 14.7mm Weight, Capped (with ink and/or converter): 22g Weight, Uncapped (with ink …

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The pen for this review was provided by Kaweco, and will be returned to them after the publication of the review. No additional compensation was provided. All opinions expressed are solely those of the reviewer. Material: Acrylic Nib: BB Steel / …

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  Several months ago, I did a review of the Platinum 3776 Century in the stunning Chartres Blue resin. It was a pen I liked a lot, but didn’t love: a fairly tradition (i.e., boring) cigar-shaped pen that was saved …

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Material: Celluloid? Nib: 14k Gold (Medium-ish) Appointments: Gold-colored Filling System: Button-filler Length (Capped): 138mm Length (Uncapped): 123mm Length (Posted): 163mm Section Diameter: 10.2mm Barrel Max Diameter: 12.4mm Cap Max Diameter: 15.1mm Weight, Capped (with ink and/or converter): 14g Weight, Uncapped …

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  When I decided that my birthday present for this year was going to be a Nakaya pen, I immediately honed in on either the Decapod or the Decapod Twist. I am such a sucker for unique design, and these …

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  On March 23, 2014, I hit my 1-year anniversary of using fountain pens. As part of my anniversary, I decided it was time that I take stock of all of my pens and inks, get an overall value, and …

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