This Week’s Ink: October 28, 2013

As my Sheaffers went dry I inked up my vintage Parkers to replace them. My 3 Vacumatics all have ink and “Big Red” has joined them. In keeping with the Parker theme I opened a couple bottles of Parker Quick ink for a couple of the,. It’s the modern stuff.

The Pens

Fountain pens inked up for the week ahead

Retro 51 Lincoln Fountain (medium) – J Herbin Perle Noire (cartridge) // Sheaffer Legacy II (medium) – Iroshizuku Fuyu-Syogun // Sheaffer PFM I (fine) – Montblanc Irish Green // Parker 1928 Duofold Senior (fine) – Parker Quink Black // Parker 1942 Vacumatic Maxima (fine) – Parker Quink Blue-Black // Parker 1939 Vacumatic Maxima (fine) – Montblanc Bordeaux // Parker Vacumatic Major (extra extra fine) – Montblanc Toffee Brown // Franklin-Christoph Model 40 Pocket (needlepoint) // Iroshizuku Shin-Ryoku

Writing Samples

Writing samples with this week's ink