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Elements of Collecting: Hunting, Valuing and Polemicizing

What it takes to collect well. History of pendom, storage, grading, ethics/philosophy, and even goings-on at other boards.

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Interesting Japanese Pens f... - last post by boogit

Post Your Pen Finds

Recent purchases, lucky finds, etc.

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Epenco Plunger or Frankie - last post by Crofton

PARKER: (USA "Big Five")

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Dating a Parker Internation... - last post by Jos

SHEAFFER (USA "Big Five")

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Exotic Undocumented Sheaffe... - last post by BrianMcQueen

WAHL, WATERMAN and CONKLIN (USA "Big Five")

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Waterman 12 1/2   EyeDropper - last post by Chi Town

USA "Other": Bexley; Cross; Esterbrook; Carter, Chilton, Moore, Leboeuf, Dunn, Triad, etc.

The last founded in the USA and some cherished (and not so cherished) makes of yore. Some of the "little guys" made pens at least as good as the big brands'.

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Recent Find. Mabie Todd Sol... - last post by RickB

BRITISH PENS

Pens from England/Britain/UK: Conway-Stewart, Onoto, Burnham, etc

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Ford - last post by Rick Propas

OTHER EUROPEAN and ASIAN PENS

Pelikan, Montblanc, Omas, Pilot/Namiki, Sailor, Platinum, Nakaya, Lamy etc.

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Just picked up a Eurpean (... - last post by Chi Town

MODERN PENS. Yes... really.

While discussion of any modern pen likely can fit in one of the above fora, this forum can serve as a starting point, if one is uncertain where to place the thread.

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Franklin Christoph - last post by Kelly