Tag: Lacquer

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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We fountain pen people can be a particular people. (Which is different than being a peculiar people, but not always.)  We tend to be very particular about the things we like, the way we like them, and how we believe …

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In this episode of To the Point, I wanted to spend a little bit of time on a couple of items I’ve shown off before in Currently Inked episodes, but that don’t really require full reviews of their own. First, …

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When I first started getting into the fountain pen hobby, I often found myself frustrated that I couldn’t find fountain pens locally. It was fun scouring the pen retailer websites online, but sometimes, I just wanted the immediate gratification of …

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The Xezo Eternal Flame fountain pen is another in the luxury goods retailer’s line of numbered, limited edition pen. Covered with a bright red-orange lacquer that is swirled with darker reds and blacks, this pen lives up to its name, …

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I was first introduced to the Xezo brand last season when a user sent his Xezo Legionnaire to me to review. Xezo is a US-based retailer of luxury goods: mostly leather goods, watches, and fountain pens. They don’t do their own …

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Material: Metal & Lacquer Nib: Steel. Broad and Medium Oblique Appointments: Gold-colored Filling System: Standard International Cartridge/Converter Length (Capped): 140.6mm Length (Uncapped): 124.5mm Length (Posted): 161.4mm Section Diameter: 10mm Barrel Max Diameter: 12.8mm Cap Max Diameter: 14mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or …

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A special thanks to my father for allowing me to borrow this Hero 901 from his personal collection in order to put together this review. Material: Metal (Brass, probably) / Lacquer Nib: Steel “Genius Iridium Germany” Nib. No width marking. …

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