Tag Archives: Fine Nib

Benu Grand Scepter XII Fountain Pen Review

This pen as kindly sent to me by Kate of Benu – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 134.1 mm/5.28”
Length (uncapped): 126.8 mm/4.99”
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 9.3 – 11.1 mm/0.37” – 0.44”
Diameter (barrel): 15.9 – 18.0 mm/0.63” – 0.71”
Weight (all): 26.5 g
Weight (cap): 18.5 g
Weight (body): 8.0 g

Laami False-Star Fountain Pen Review

My friend “Mad Hatter” Mike lent me this pen – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 140.7 mm/5.54”
Length (uncapped): 130.0 mm/5.12”
Length (posted): 173.8 mm/6.84”
Diameter (section): 9.7 – 12.2 mm/0.38” – 0.48”
Diameter (barrel): 11.6 – 12.8 mm/0.46” – 0.50”
Weight (all): 19.0 g
Weight (cap): 10.0 g
Weight (body): 9.0 g

Jacques Herbin Caravelle Ebony 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): 137.7 mm/5.42”
Length (uncapped): 127.2 mm/5.00”
Length (posted): 170.8 mm/6.72”
Diameter (section): 10.2 – 11.3 mm/0.40” – 0.45”
Diameter (barrel): 10.6 – 13.3 mm/0.42” – 0.52”
Weight (all): 47.5 g
Weight (cap): 24.5 g
Weight (body): 23.0 g

 

Narwhal Hippocampus Purple Fountain Pen Review

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

Measurements
Length (capped): 147.6 mm/5.81”
Length (uncapped): 132.8 mm/5.23”
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 10.1 – 11.8 mm/0.40” – 0.46”
Diameter (barrel): 11.1 – 13.3 mm/0.44” – 0.53”
Weight (all): 27.0 g
Weight (cap): 15.5 g
Weight (body): 11.5 g

 

Guider Mini Ebonite Pocket Fountain Pen Revew

This pen was kindly sent to me by Kevin of Fountain Pen Revolution – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 125.0 mm/4.9”
Length (uncapped): 108.0 mm/4.3”
Length (posted): 143.0 mm/5.6”
Diameter (section): 6.2 – 7.1 mm/0.25” – 0.28”
Diameter (barrel): 6.8 – 8.0 mm/0.27” – 0.32”
Weight (all): 8.5 g
Weight (cap): 5.0 g
Weight (body): 3.5 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