Tag Archives: flex nib

Noodler’s Triple Tail with Flex Nib Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by the Goulet Pen Co – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 152.2 mm/5.99”
Length (uncapped): 132.2 mm/5.20”
Length (posted): 175.0/6.89”
Diameter (section): 10.7 – 12.0 mm/0.42” – 0.47”
Diameter (barrel): 11.6 – 14.2 mm/0.46” – 0.56”
Weight (all): 19.5 g
Weight (cap): 12.0 g
Weight (body): 7.5 g

Santini Libra Cherry Ebonite with Flex Nib Fountain Pen Review

This pen was lent to me by my friend Murray – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 146.8 mm/5.78”
Length (uncapped): 136.5 mm/5.38”
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 11.3 – 13.3 mm/0.45” – 0.53”
Diameter (barrel): 13.3 – 15.4 mm/0.52” – 0.61”
Weight (all): 31.5 g
Weight (cap): 20.5 g
Weight (body): 11.0 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).

Fountain Pen Revolution Indore with Flex Nib Review

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

Measurements
Length (capped): 138.0 mm/5.4”
Length (uncapped): 123.0 mm/4.8”
Length (posted): 160.0 mm/6.3”
Diameter (section): 9.1 – 10.1 mm/0.36” – 0.40”
Diameter (barrel): 10.3 – 12.3 mm/0.41” – 0.48”
Weight (all): 8.5 g
Weight (cap): 5.0 g
Weight (body): 13.5 g

Conklin Empire Blue Stardust Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by Goulet Pens!

Measurements
Length (capped): 142.8 mm/5.62″
Length (uncapped): 1300 mm/5.11″
Length (posted): 174.3/6. 86”
Diameter (section): 10.2 – 11.6 mm/0.40″ – 0.45″
Diameter (barrel): 10.5 – 14.1 mm/0.40″ – 0.55″
Weight (all): 32.0 g
Weight (cap): 13.0 g
Weight (body): 19.0 g

Chatting About My Pens Part 7: Italian Pens (Stipula, Leonardo)

In this new series of videos, I chat about my pens. There will be no writing samples here: if you’re interested in that, please check out my reviews of the individual pens or see my Personal Pens videos.

In this seventh installment, I talk about my Italian (non-Visconti) pens, made by Stipula and Leonardo.

Le Piston Zebra G Dip Nib Fountain Pen Review

This pen was sent to me by its maker, Lukas, who is looking for input on the pen.  If you want to provide him with some feedback, please leave a comment on YouTube.

Measurements
Length (capped): 149.0 mm/5.86″
Length (uncapped): 142.0 mm/5.58″
Length (posted): 176.0 mm/6.29”
Diameter (section): 10.1 – 12.9 mm/0.39″ – 0.50″
Diameter (barrel): 11.2 – 15.9 mm/0.44″ – 0.62″
Weight (all): 27 g
Weight (cap):10 g
Weight (body): 17 g

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Fountain Pen Revolution Himalaya

These new Himalayas were kindly sent to me by Kevin of Fountain Pen Revolution.  These are very affordable pens with a great flex nib option.

Measurements
Length (capped): 153.3 mm/5.32″
Length (uncapped): 122.3 mm/4.81″
Length (posted): 152.3 mm/5.99″
Diameter (barrel): 10.4 – 12.2 mm/0.42″ – 0.48″
Diameter (section): 9.32 – 11.5 mm/0.36″ – 0.45″
Weight (all): 18 g
Weight (cap): 6 g
Weight (body): 12 g

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Armando Simoni Club Bologna Extra Fountain Pen Review

After meeting again at the DC pen show, Emmanuel of the Armando Simoni Club lent me this pen and after using it for a few days, I had to buy it: it is a stunning piece in the much sought-after arco bronze celluloid, with a great nib and a cool filling system.

Measurements
Length (capped): 161.1 mm/6.34″
Length (uncapped): 148.7 mm/5.85″
Length (posted): does not post
Diameter (barrel): 14.4 – 15.7 mm/0.57″ – 062″
Diameter (section): 11.7 – 12.9 mm/0.46″ – 051″
Weight (all): 59 g
Weight (cap): 12 g
Weight (body): 47 g

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