Tag Archives: Medium Nib

Waldmann Xetra Vienna Black Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by Luxury Brands USA – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 137.5 mm/5.41”
Length (uncapped): 116.0 mm/4.57”
Length (posted): 164.3 mm/6.47”
Diameter (section): 8.3 – 8.9 mm/0.33” – 0.35”
Diameter (barrel): 10.9 – 11.7 mm/0.43” – 0.46”
Weight (all): 39.0 g
Weight (cap): 21.5 g
Weight (body): 18.5 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

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)

Visconti Medici Oversize 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): 145.7 mm/5.74”
Length (uncapped): 132.1 mm/5.20”
Length (posted): 169.8 mm/7.08”
Diameter (section): 11.1 – 12.3 mm/0.44” – 0.48”
Diameter (barrel): 11.5 – 13.8 mm/0.45” – 0.54”
Weight (all): 46.0 g
Weight (cap): 29.0 g
Weight (body): 17.0 g

Aurora Alpha 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): 138.5 mm/5.45”
Length (uncapped): 129.6 mm/5.10”
Length (posted): 165.3 mm/6.51”
Diameter (section): 9.5 – 10.8 mm/0.37” – 0.42”
Diameter (barrel): 10.8 – 13.0 mm/0.43” – 0.51”
Weight (all): 35.0 g
Weight (cap): 24.0 g
Weight (body): 11.0 g

BENU Minima Blue Flame Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by BENU and Luxury Pens.

Measurements
Length (capped): 126.2 mm/4.97″
Length (uncapped): 115.7 mm/4.56″
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (barrel): 8.5 – 15.7 mm/0.34″ – 0.62″
Diameter (section): 9.4 – 11.2 mm/0.37″ – 0.44″
Weight (all): 17.0 g
Weight (cap): 12.5 g
Weight (body): 4.5 g

Montblanc Patron of Arts Hadrian

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): 146.8 mm/5.78”
Length (uncapped): 118.8 mm/4.68”
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 11.1 – 11.5 mm/0.44” – 0.45”
Diameter (barrel): 13.8 – 14.4 mm/0.55” – 0.57”
Weight (all): 79.5 g
Weight (cap): 40.0 g
Weight (body): 39.5 g

Fountain Pen Revolution Darjeeling with Ultra Flex Nib Review

These pens were kindly sent to me by Kevin of Fountain Pen Revolution – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 140.0 mm/5.5”
Length (uncapped): 130.0 mm/5.25”
Length (posted): 17.0 cm/6/75″
Diameter (section): 10.7 – 11.4 mm/0.42” – 0.45″
Diameter (barrel): 10.8 – 13.0 mm/0.43” – 0.51″
Weight (all): 17.5 g
Weight (cap): 11.0 g
Weight (body): 6.5 g

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

OMAS Milord London Fog Fountain Pen Review

My friend Peter lent me this pen – thank you!  Every Milord I’ve ever held is a piston-filler, so I blindly assumed this model was too, but it is a cartridge-converter pen.  I am so sorry for not getting that right in the video: this shows the importance of empiricism!

Measurements
Length (capped): 145.4 mm/5.73″
Length (uncapped): 132.8 mm/5.23″
Length (posted): 175.2 mm/6.90″
Diameter (barrel): 11.2 – 13.4 mm/0.44″ – 0.53″
Diameter (section): 10.2 – 11.5 mm/0.40″ – 0.46″
Weight (all): 27 g
Weight (cap): 16.5 g
Weight (body): 10.5 g