Category Archives: Fountain Pens

Montblanc Meisterstück Le Petit Prince Doué Le Grand Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by Joost Appelboom. Don’t forget to click the Appelboom banner on the right to obtain a 10% discount on your order (excluding Montblanc).

Measurements
Length (capped): 148.0 mm/5.83”
Length (uncapped): 126.7 mm/4.99”
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 11.0 – 11.5 mm/0.44” – 0.45”
Diameter (barrel): 13.5 – 14.5 mm/0.53” – 0.57”
Weight (all): 65.5 g
Weight (cap): 47.5 g
Weight (body): 18.5 g

Nemosine Fission Gunmetal Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by my friend Jose – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 140.4 mm/5.53”
Length (uncapped): 128.3 mm/5.05”
Length (posted): 169.3/6.67”
Diameter (section): 10.2 – 11.4 mm/0.40” – 0.45”
Diameter (barrel): 10.7 – 14.3 mm/0.42” – 0.56”
Weight (all): 47 g
Weight (cap): 16 g
Weight (body): 31.0 g

ENSSO ESCALA Scale Ruler Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by ENSSO – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 130.5 mm/5.14”
Length (uncapped): 123.2 mm/4.85”
Length (posted): 146.7 mm/5.77”
Diameter (section): 9.6 mm/0.38” (uniform)
Diameter (barrel): 9.6 mm/0.38” (uniform)
Weight (all): 49.5 g
Weight (cap): 9.5 g
Weight (body): 40.0 g

Molteni Modelo 88 Fountain Pen with Semiflex Nib Review

These pens were very kindly lent to me by Eddie of Italian Pens – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 140.7 mm/5.54”
Length (uncapped): 129.2 mm/5.09”
Length (posted): 175.4/6.90”
Diameter (section): 11.3 – 12.5 mm/0.45” – 0.49”
Diameter (barrel): 12.6 – 13.4 mm/0.50” – 0.53”
Weight (all): 31.5 g
Weight (cap): 21.0 g
Weight (body): 10.5 g

ENSSO XS Pocket Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by ENSSO – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 95.0 mm/3.74”
Length (uncapped): 89.6 mm/3.53”
Length (posted): 130.0 mm/5.12”
Diameter (section): 8.2 – 8.5 mm/0.32” – 0.33”
Diameter (barrel): 10.3 mm/0.34”
Weight (all): 12.0 g (aluminium)/17.0 g (titanium)
Weight (cap): 8.5 g (aluminium)/11.5 g (titanium)
Weight (body): 13.5 g (aluminium)/5.5 g (titanium)

Laban 325 Flame Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by Laban – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 148.2 mm/5.84”
Length (uncapped): 130.3 mm/5.13”
Length (posted): 172.0/6.77”
Diameter (section): 10.1 – 11.9 mm/0.40” – 0.47”
Diameter (barrel): 9.1 – 13.7 mm/0.36” – 0.54”
Weight (all): 36.0 g
Weight (cap): 21.5 g
Weight (body): 14.5 g

 

Waterman Carène Black Sea Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by Joost Appelboom. Don’t forget to click the Appelboom banner on the right to obtain a 10% discount on your order (excluding Montblanc).

Measurements
Length (capped): 144.2 mm/5.68”
Length (uncapped): 128.4 mm/5.06”
Length (posted): 148.4 mm/5.89”
Diameter (section): 8.3 – 11.4 mm/0.33” – 0.45”
Diameter (barrel): 8.6 – 12.3 mm/0.34” – 0.48”
Weight (all): 35.0 g
Weight (cap): 24.5 g
Weight (body): 10.5 g

 

Jacques Herbin Sloop Amber Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by Joost Appelboom. Don’t forget to click the Appelboom banner on the right to obtain a 10% discount on your order (excluding Montblanc).

Measurements
Length (capped): 139.0 mm/5.47”
Length (uncapped): 127.1 mm/5.00”
Length (posted): 168.7 mm/6.64”
Diameter (section): 10.2 – 11.1 mm/0.40” – 0.44”
Diameter (barrel): 11.1 – 13.2 mm/0.42” – 0.52”
Weight (all): 34.0 g
Weight (cap): 19.5 g
Weight (body): 14.5 g

 

Montblanc Great Characters Walt Disney Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by Joost Appelboom. Don’t forget to click the Appelboom banner on the right to obtain a 10% discount on your order (excluding Montblanc).

Measurements
Length (capped): 145.0 mm/5.71”
Length (uncapped): 122.8 mm/4.83”
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 10.9 – 11.5 mm/0.43” – 0.45”
Diameter (barrel): 11.5 – 14.8 mm/0.45” – 0.58”
Weight (all): 63 g
Weight (cap): 37.5 g
Weight (body): 24.5 g

 

Montblanc Meisterstück 149 with Calligraphy Flex Nib Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by Joost Appelboom. Don’t forget to click the Appelboom banner on the right to obtain a 10% discount on your order (excluding Montblanc).

Unfortunately, I returned the pen before taking measurements (het is jammer, maar helaas).