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In Topic: Parker Jack Knife Pneumatic? Whaaaaat?

09 November 2018 - 05:35 PM

Not to necro this thread, but I recently turned up another example of this pen in the wild. They're still out there.


Great find!


Nice to see your pen together with the other one in this thread: I notice that the blind cap of your pen seems a bit longer (normal length of a Duofold blind cap) than the one that George and David show.

In Topic: Vacuum Filler...

14 August 2018 - 07:33 PM

You may have found an early and sought after Ripley Vacumatic:



In Topic: Sheaffer Sky... girl? Where is the earth shattering kaboom?!?

05 August 2018 - 09:34 AM

I would be interested reading more about this pen but it appears that this earth-shattering find went by without making a noise.


Or did relevant info disappear in the Facebook sewer?

In Topic: Eversharp Symphony

14 February 2018 - 05:21 PM

I found another Eversharp Symphony with the same marks and the same adjustable nib (the pen is not black but maroon (or bordeaux)). At this point I think that these nibs are correct for these pens at least in Europe.





I agree.


There is another Symphony with adjustable nib with a √√ imprint on both nib and cap here:


In Topic: Herma Fountain Pen

07 January 2018 - 03:23 PM

Herma is a German based supplier of quality stationary items (we know them best from their self-adhesive labels) but I do not know whether this pen was manufactured by that company: