The Weekly Wrap Up: June 4th

Fancy Pens

Season 3 Finale – Top Pens
Pen Habit

Review: Ductus P3100 (2007-2014) 
The Pelikan's Perch
A very interesting pen, pricy though for what you get.

Nakaya Decapod
Calligraphy Nut
A truly beautiful pen. Someday I'll get a pen that has a urushi finish but it won't be any time soon.

Aurora Mare Limited Edition Fountain Pen: A Review 
The Pen Addict - Susan Pigott

The Esterbrook J (and close relatives)
The Pen Addict - Ron Gilmour

Platinum #3776 Music Nib Fountain Pen Review 
Pens! Paper! Pencils! 
This is a pen that I short listed many moons ago but I think that it would be too broad to see a lot of rotation.

Schon DSGN Pocket Pen - Stainless Steel Version
The Clicky Post
I own the aluminum version of this pen and I hate it.

Faber-Castell Ambition OpArt Fountain Pen
Pete Denison
I prefer cigar shaped pens but I've alway heard good thing about the Faber-Castell nibs.

 

Inks of Interest

Pilot Iroshizuku Ama-iro Ink Review
The Pen Addict - Jeff Abbott

Diamine Sargasso Sea
Inkdependence! 

Ink Review: KWZ Menthol Green
The Well-Appointed Desk

Ink Shot Review: J. Herbin 1670 Caroube de Chypre
Gourmet Pens
I'm going to pass on this one this year. I'm kinda over the whole glitter thing.

Review: Noodler’s Park Red 
Alt. Haven

 

Good Reads

Brand Analysis : Lamy 
Pen Economics
I agree that the premium Lamy pens just don't feel like they are worth the prices that are being asked for them.

How to separate the integrated nib of a Parker 50 Falcon from the feed
nibcreep.com

Edmonton Pen Haul – Stylus Fine Pens 
The Pen Haul

An Introduction to Nib Customization
The Gentleman Stationer

 

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