Tag Archives: Steel Nib

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

 

Sailor Lecoule Horizon Blue Fountain Pen Review

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

Measurements
Length (capped): 122.8 mm/4.83”
Length (uncapped): 108.1 mm/4.26”
Length (posted): 140.8/5.54”
Diameter (section): 9.3 – 10.5 mm/0.37” – 0.41”
Diameter (barrel): 9.1 – 12.2 mm/0.36” – 0.48”
Weight (all): 12.5 g
Weight (cap): 6.5 g
Weight (body): 6.0 g

Leonardo Officina Italiana MomentoZero Pietra Marina

This pen was kindly sent to me by Salvatore of Leonardo Officina Italiana – grazie mille!

Measurements
Length (capped): 141.4 mm/5. 57”
Length (uncapped): 126.9 mm/5.00”
Length (posted): 163.9 mm/6.45”
Diameter (section): 10.5 – 12.3 mm/0.41” – 0.49”
Diameter (barrel): 11.0 – 14.3 mm/0.43” – 0.56”
Weight (all): 27.0 g
Weight (cap): 19.0 g
Weight (body): 8.0 g

Diplomat Aero Volute Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent to me by Papier und Stift – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 140.1 mm/5.52”
Length (uncapped): 129.3 mm/5.09”
Length (posted): 159.7 mm/6.29”
Diameter (section): 10.1 – 12.2 mm/0.40” – 0.48”
Diameter (barrel): 6.5 – 15.1 mm/0.26” – 0.60”
Weight (all): 42.0 g
Weight (cap): 31.0 g
Weight (body): 12.0 g

Molteni Modelo 57 Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly lent to me by Eddie from Italian Pens – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 141.5 mm/5.57”
Length (uncapped): 124.4 mm/4.90”
Length (posted): 156.5 mm/6.16”
Diameter (section): 10.4 – 11.7 mm/0.41” – 0.46”
Diameter (barrel): 10.1 – 14.0 mm/0.40” – 0.55”
Weight (all): 23.5 g
Weight (cap): 16.0 g
Weight (body): 7.5 g

Karas Kustoms Vertex Fountain Pen Review

This pen was sent to Azizah by Karas Kustoms – thank you!

Measurements
Length (capped): 132.7 mm/5.23”
Length (uncapped): 126.8 mm/4.99”
Length (posted): 149.5 mm/5.88”
Diameter (section): 10.7 – 13.0 mm/0.42” – 0.51”
Diameter (barrel): 8.7 – 14.7 mm/0. 34” – 0.58”
Weight (all): 20.0 g
Weight (cap): 14.0 g
Weight (body): 6.0 g

Leonardo MomentoZero Grande Copper 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): 150.6 mm/5.93”
Length (uncapped): 133.6 mm/5.26”
Length (posted): 170.4 mm/6.71”
Diameter (section): 10.8 – 12.9 mm/0.43” – 0.51”
Diameter (barrel): 10.7 – 14.3 mm/0.44” – 0.62”
Weight (all): 37.0 g
Weight (cap): 25.5 g
Weight (body): 11.5 g

Faber-Castell Essentio Fountain Pen Review

This pen was kindly sent 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): 140.2 mm/5.52″
Length (uncapped): 134.6 mm/5.30″
Length (posted): 190.5 mm/7.50″
Diameter (barrel): 12.1 mm/0.48″ (uniform)
Diameter (section): 10.8 – 11.0 mm/0.43″ – 0.43″
Weight (all): 24.0 g
Weight (cap): 17.5 g
Weight (body): 6.5 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