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Armando Simoni Club Gladiatore Medio Fountain Pen Review

Manu from Armando Simoni Club kindly lent me this pen – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 146.2 mm/5.75”
Length (uncapped): 133.5 mm/5.25”
Length (posted): 178.5 mm/7.03”
Diameter (section): 10.4 – 11.6 mm/0.41” – 0.46”
Diameter (barrel): 11.1 – 14.5 mm/0.44” – 0.57”
Weight (all): 35.0 g
Weight (cap): 22.5 g
Weight (body): 12.5 g

Three Differently Priced Pens From the Same Brand

I thought it would be interesting to check out three pens from the same brand that have quit different prices.  What exactly can you expect when you decide to spend more money?

Molteni Modelo 54 (Four Finishes) Fountain Pen Review

These pens were kindly lent to me by Eddie from Italian Pens.

Measurements
Length (capped): 145.8 mm/5.74”
Length (uncapped): 132.2 mm/5.21”
Length (posted): 159.7 mm/6.29”
Diameter (section): 12.0 – 13.3 mm/0.47” – 0.52”
Diameter (barrel): 12.0 – 14.2 mm/0.47” – 0.56”
Weight (all): 37.5 g
Weight (cap): 24.5 g
Weight (body): 9.5 g

OMAS 360 Wild Celluloid Fountain Pen Review

Let’s have a look at the OMAS 360 in the beautiful Wild celluloid.

Measurements
Length (capped): 147.7 mm/5.82″
Length (uncapped): 130.1 mm/5.12″
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 11.3 – 13.1 mm/0.44″ – 0.52″
Diameter (barrel): 13.5 – 14.8 mm/0.53 – 0.58″
Weight (all): 28.5 g
Weight (cap): 19.5 g
Weight (body): 9 g

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Yard-O-Led Viceroy Pocket Victorian Fountain Pen Review

A very kind thank you to Yard-O-Led for sending me this pen for review purposes.

Measurements
Length (capped): 110.7 mm/4.36”
Length (uncapped): 94.0 mm/3.70”
Length (posted): 127.4 mm/5.02”
Diameter (section): 9.8 mm/0.38”
Diameter (barrel): 7.3 – 10.0 mm/0.29” – 0.39”
Weight (all): 28 g
Weight (cap): 19 g
Weight (body): 9 g

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Pelikan M1005 Souverän Stresemann Fountain Pen Review

A kind thank you to Pelikan who lent me this pen for review purposes.

Measurements
Length (capped): 145.8 mm/5.74”
Length (uncapped): 135.0 mm/5.31”
Length (posted): 174.6 mm/6.88”
Diameter (section): 11.7 – 13.1 mm/0.46” – 0.52”
Diameter (barrel): 12.2 – 14.4 mm/0.48” – 0.57”
Weight (all): 35 g
Weight (cap): 10 g
Weight (body): 25 g

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