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Chatting About My Pens Part 5: Red Pens (Classic Pens, Platinum)

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 fifth installment, I talk about red pens.

Platinum Izumo Urushi Fountain Pen Review

Measurements
Length (capped): 156.0 mm/6.15″
Length (uncapped): 134.3 mm/5.29″
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 10.3 – 14.3 mm/0.41″ – 0.56″
Diameter (barrel): 9.7 – 16.1 mm/0.38″ – 0.63″
Weight (all): 38.5 g
Weight (cap): 13.5 g
Weight (body): 25 g

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Platinum President Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by my friend Aaron.  Let’s look at the 3776’s larger brother.

Measurements
Length (capped): 142.8 mm/5.63″
Length (uncapped): 123.1 mm/4.8″
Length (posted): 159.7 mm/6.3″
Diameter (barrel): 10.2 – 13.5 mm/0.36″ – 0.53″
Diameter (section): 11.7 mm/0.7″
Weight (all): 26 g
Weight (cap): 10 g
Weight (body):16 g

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Platinum 3776 Sansui Fountain Pen Review

This beautiful screened maki-e Platinum was sent to me by an anonymous benefactor, who wanted me to review it.

Measurements
Length (capped): 140.0 mm/5.51″
Length (uncapped): 119.3 mm/4.69″
Length (posted): 153.6 mm/6.05″
Diameter (barrel): 8.7 – 12.6 mm/0.34″ – 0.49″
Diameter (section): 9.9 – 10.6 mm/-0.39″ – 0.41″
Weight (all): 24 g
Weight (cap): 10 g
Weight (body): 14 g

 

 

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