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Centropen 2166 Shark Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by my friend Mishka.

Measurements
Length (capped): 131.8 mm/5.19″
Length (uncapped): 123.2 mm/4.85″
Length (posted): 142.6/5.62”
Diameter (section): 10.4 – 13.1 mm/0.41″ – 0.51″
Diameter (barrel): 8.6 – 13.0 mm/0.34″ – 0.51”
Weight (all): 16.5 g
Weight (cap): 12.0 g
Weight (body): 4.5 g

IndiGraph Fountain Pen That Can Use India Ink

This prototype pen was kindly sent to me by its creator: check out their Kickstarter.

Measurements
Length (capped): 153.4 mm/6.04”
Length (uncapped): 131.0 mm/5.16”
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 8.6 – 8.8 mm/0.34” – 0.35”
Diameter (barrel): 9.4 – 11.4 mm/0.37” – 0.45”
Weight (all): 21.5 g
Weight (cap): 15 g
Weight (body): 6.5 g

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Jinhao 51A (Hooded and Exposed Nibs) Fountain Pen Review

These pens were sent to me by a kind viewer!

Measurements
Length (capped): 138.0 mm/5.43″
Length (uncapped): 128.1 mm/5.04″
Length (posted): 150.1 mm/5.91”
Diameter (section): 8.9 – 11.1 mm/0. 53″ – 0.44″
Diameter (barrel): 7.4 – 11.1 mm/0.29″ – 0.43″
Weight (all): 17.0 g
Weight (cap): 8.5 g
Weight (body): 9.0 g

Sheaffer Pop Star Wars R2-D2 Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by my friend Stephen (fantastic name, by the way).

Measurements
Length (capped): 127.6 mm/5.02″
Length (uncapped): 121.0 mm/4.76″
Length (posted): 165.6 mm/6.52″
Diameter (barrel): 13.0 – 13.2 mm/0.51″ – 0.52″
Diameter (section): 9.0 – 9.9 mm/0.36″ – 0.39″
Weight (all): 17 g
Weight (cap): 12 g
Weight (body): 5 g

Montblanc Masters for Meisterstück Purdey and Sons Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by Appelboom!

Measurements
Length (capped): 147.9 mm/5.82″
Length (uncapped): 126.9 mm/4.99″
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 10.9 – 11.4 mm/0.43″ – 0.45″
Diameter (barrel): 13.0 – 14.6 mm/0.51″ – 0.58″
Weight (all): 71.5 g
Weight (cap): 30.0 g
Weight (body): 42.5 g

Italix Chaplain’s Tankard with Broad Italic Nib Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by Peter Ford of MrPen!

Alas, poor Yorick, I didn’t measure him well. That is, I gave the pen to a friend before taking measurements. In total, it is 14 cm (5.51″) long, it is 1 cm (0.39″) in diameter, and it weighs 40 grams.

Visconti Torpedo Fountain Pen Review

this pen was kindly lent to me by Appelboom! Don’t forget to click the Appelboom banner to the right to get a 10% on your purchases there (excluding Montblanc).

Measurements
Length (capped): 154.0 mm/6.07″
Length (uncapped): 139.6 mm/5.49″
Length (posted): N/A
Diameter (section): 11.4 – 13.5 mm/0.44″ – 0.52″
Diameter (barrel): 10.3 – 17.0 mm/0.40″ – 0.67″
Weight (all): 72.0 g
Weight (cap): 38.0 g
Weight (body): 34.0 g