Just an update and a thank you to Alejandro M. for asking about the number 6 nib fitment in the Wancher Naranja pen. It is an obvious homage to the Delta Dolce Vita. I also want to thank Carl for pointing out that the Bexley 802 has a #6 nib. I have the cracked ice […]Read More Wancher Naranja Update and a Thanks!
It was some time earlier this year, I logged into twitter and the first post I saw was one by Leigh Reyes. If you have spent any significant amount of time researching fountain pens, and more importantly Nakaya fountain pens, you may have found her blog already, My Life As a Verb. If you have […]Read More “A Pen Bestiary” by Leigh Reyes
Platinum Century Black or Bourgogne Fountain Pen (Black Broad) Platinum Century #3776 C nib (Double Broad) Diamine Asa Blue This pen has been on my want list for some time. I finally purchased one direct from Japan. My original order was for a broad nib but the seller emailed me that they were out and […]Read More Platinum Century #3776 C nib (Double Broad)
Today’s review pen came to me by way of eBay. Several bid attempts ended with someone else winning the bid by just a few dollars in the wee hours of the morning. The seller is in Japan, hence the early morning auction end times. The pen comes in three versions. Orange (the one I purchased), […]Read More WA-IR-NR Fountain Pen Review (Wancher Naranja)
This is not really a review but more of an initial impression log. Thanks to the FPN’er that lent me this pen! I am using new paper and it is blank. My text tends to be a little crooked. I am trying out something new. 🙂 UPDATE: I need to apologiz…Read More Sailor Sapporo Mini with Music Nib