Tag: Lamy

So, I’ve generally made no secret of the fact that I don’t care for pens that are not of the fountain variety. In fact, I’ve generally said, “If I can’t use a fountain pen, I won’t use a pen at …

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The good folks at Goulet Pens have very graciously provided two sets of the new Lamy Special Edition Pacific AL-Star and ink. One pen comes with a Fine nib, the other pen with an extra-fine nib. The Pacific is a …

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Material: Brushed Stainless Steel Nib: 14k Gold (Rhodium-plated) Appointments: Steel Filling System: Piston Length (Capped): 138.5mm Length (Uncapped): 123.8mm Length (Posted): 154mm Section Diameter: 9-12mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13.2mm Cap Max Diameter: 14.3mm Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 34g Weight, Capped …

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Fountain Pen Day was started in 2012 as a way for our wonderful community of enthusiasts to celebrate and promote our weird, esoteric, amazing, wonderfully hobby/addiction. It’s celebrated on the first Friday of every November, and thanks to the wonderful efforts …

FPD Giveaway: Lamy Scala Stainless courtesy of Fontoplumo Read More »

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My friends over at Goldspot pens recently sent me a couple of pens for review purposes, and recently included this lovely little Lamy AL-Star. This is the 2015 Special Edition AL-Star in Copper Orange. I am not a huge fan …

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A special thank you to viewer Chris, who sent me this pen with a letter for me to review it. Recently, someone left a comment on one of my YouTube videos asking why Chinese pens have such a bad reputation …

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  Material: Makrolon™ Nib: 14k Gold, Medium Appointments: Brushed Steel(?) Filling System: Piston Filler Length (Capped): 139mm Length (Uncapped): 124mm Length (Posted): 153mm Section Diameter: 8.8-13mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13mm Cap Max Diameter: 14mm Weight, Capped (with ink and/or converter): …

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I have a friend who reviews movies for a living on several online movie sites.  As I have watched his career over the years, I have often said to myself that I did not envy him.  He occasionally finds himself …

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