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Fountain Pen Shootout: Affordable Oversized Fountain Pens

11Let’s look at a couple of oversized fountain pens that only set you back about $100 or less.

Affordable Oversized Fountain Pen

Monteverde Giant Sequoia Fountain Pen Review

“There is a union now between the Two Towers: SBREBROWN and Goulet Pens”. Or something. In any case, the pen was sent to me by Goulet Pens!  A nice, larger (mainly girthier) pen, at an affordable price.

Measurements
Length (capped): 143.5 mm/5.65″
Length (uncapped): 126.1 mm/4.96″
Length (posted): 170.7 mm/6.71″
Diameter (section): 10.6 – 11.5 mm/0.41″ – 0.45″
Diameter (barrel): 12.1 – 15.5 mm/0.47″ – 0.61″
Weight (all): 33 g
Weight (cap): 13 g
Weight (body): 20 g

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Monteverde Monza Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by Goldspot Pens.

Measurements
Length (capped): 135.2 mm/5.32″
Length (uncapped): 118.4 mm/4.66″
Length (posted): 145.1 mm/5.71”
Diameter (section): 9.3 – 10.2 mm/0.37″ – 0.40″
Diameter (barrel): 8.1 – 12.2 mm/0.32″ – 0.48″
Weight (all): 16 g
Weight (cap): 9 g
Weight (body): 7 g

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Monteverde Limonada Fountain Pen Review

Kind thanks to Joost from Appelboom Pennen, who lent me this Monteverde Limonada fountain pen.  If you shop at Appelboom, use the discount code in the banner below (‘friend’) for 10% off your purchase – excluding Montblanc.Appleboom Banner

Measurements
Length (capped): 138.4 mm/5.45″
Length (uncapped): 124.1 mm/4.88″
Length (posted): 164.5 mm/6.47″
Diameter (barrel): 9.1 – 10.7 mm/0.36″ – 0.42″
Diameter (section): 7.5 – 9.0 mm/-0.29″ – 0.35″
Weight (all): 24 g
Weight (cap): 12 g
Weight (body): 12 g

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Fountain Pen Shootout #74: Stubby Stuff

In this Shootout, let’s have a look at two affordable stub nibs, on the Conklin Duragraph and the Monteverde Intima. Both pens were donated by the Goulet Pen Co, but of course all opinions expressed are my own.

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Monteverde Intima Fountain Pen Review @GouletPens @MonteverdePens

Obviously, this was sent for someone else to review, but it’s an interesting model to review. Thanks to the Goulet Pen Company for sending this Monteverde Intima (neon pink, stub) for review.

 

Length (capped): 133.2 mm/5.24”
Length (uncapped nib-end): 119.0 mm/4.68”
Length (posted): 170.0 mm/6.30”
Barrel Diameter: 10.9 – 13.5 mm/0.43” – 0.53”
Section Diameter: 9.8 – 10.6 mm/0.38” – 0.41”
Weight (all): 24 g
Weight (cap): 14 g
Weight (body): 10 gSB. Monteverde Intima FP Review (2) SB. Monteverde Intima FP Review (3) SB. Monteverde Intima FP Review (4) SB. Monteverde Intima FP Review (1)

This pen was sent for review. All opinions are my own.