Timeline

This is a rough and incomplete timeline of my acquisitions as I purchased or received, which will/may become a table-of-contents for reviews and notes as I write them.

It’s mainly for my own tracking.

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Wishlist

  • Platinum 3776 Laurel Green (Soft Fine, or maybe Medium [see below])
  • Platinum 3776 Black Diamond (Medium, or maybe Soft Fine [see above])
  • Pilot Custom 823 Smoke (FA nib, very special order from Tokyo Pen Shop Quill) – with 743ER red ebonite feed from Flexible Nib Factory
  • Platinum President PTB-20000P (Soft Medium?)
  • Platinum 3776 Kumpoo (Soft Medium), or a similar special 3776 with Soft Medium.
  • Kaweco Steel Sport (Medium nib) – and a blowtorch to flame-blue it.
  • Pelikan M1000 (Medium nib) – nice softness/semi-flex
  • Pelikan M800 (Medium nib)
  • Montblanc 149 (gotta be done at one point, right?)
  • Organics Studio Hemingway
  • Organics Studio Nitrogen
  • Cult Pens Iridescink “Maureen”
  • Iroshizuku Ama-Iro
  • Iroshizuku Kon-Peki
  • Robert Oster Fire & Ice
  • Noodler’s Bay State Blue
  • LEGO Saturn V (21309) [yeah, not a pen.]
  • Jansport Digital Burrito wrap (Egg Roll)
  • All Blackwing Volumes :) Blackwing Pencil Sharpener.
  • Jinhao 999 Double Dragon Cloisonne; blue or red.
  • Lanbitou 3059 (TWSBI Eco knock-off… looks fairly blatant!)

Awaiting

  • 2/2 A whole bunch of new Jinhaos from AliExpress

March 2019

  • 3/??? Jinhao 999 Double Dragon Purple Cloisonne

February 2019

  • 2/3 Twiss Red Alumilite, JoWo custom, Broad (Bristol Pen Show)
  • 2/3 TWSBI GO, Medium, Blue (Bristol Pen Show)
  • 2/3 KWZ Green Gold ink (Bristol Pen Show)
  • 2/3 KWZ Midnight Green ink (Bristol Pen Show)
  • 2/3 Sailor Jentle Yuki-Akari ink (new old stock, large) (Bristol Pen Show)

January 2019

  • 1/30 Moo.com Notebooks (Hard and softcover duo, red/turquoise), Moo.com cards
  • 1/30 Sainsbury’s HOME fountain pen (black)
  • 1/30 Pilot V-Pen (blue, medium)
  • 1/20 Jinhao nib (!)
  • 1/20 Hero 1501 Black Golden
  • 1/15 Maped BONG! BOOOOM! POW! (from Emmy)
  • 1/12 Jinhao 51A, Burgundy
  • 1/12 Pilot Custom 743 FA, with an ebonite feed from Flexible Nib Factory
  • 1/11 Online Denim Dragon
  • 1/10 Sheaffer 100 Blue and Chrome, Medium
  • 1/5 Jinhao Leopard, Ancient Silver

December 2018

  • 12/24 Yikes! Green Monster, from Emmy
  • 12/28 Wing Sung 3008, to replace the one I just dissolved accidentally.
  • 12/19 Conklin Nozac Ohio Blue, Medium
  • 12/18 Staedtler Concrete Ballpoint – not a fountain pen, but interesting!
  • 12/18 Jinhao display stand (finally found one cheap)
  • 12/18 Little Bear Fountain Pen (Pink 0.5mm)
  • 12/13 Mohamm Luxury Crystal Refillable brush/fountain pen
  • 12/13 Wanwu Mini Custom Glass Dip / Fountain Pen (Aurora)
  • 12/13 3 Inch Mini Metal Pocket Pen
  • 12/12 Blackwing 602, Original, Pearl; one each
  • 12/11 Jansport Digital Burrito wrap (Pop Art)
  • 12/11 Monteverde tool pen - Copper.
  • 12/11 Cult Pens Iridescink “Robert”
  • 12/10 Porcelain pens
  • 12/10 Jansport Digital Burrito wrap (Multi Stickers)
  • 12/10 Blackwing Volume 10001; x 1
  • 12/10 GLP Creations “The Author” notebook, with Tomoe River 68gsm.
  • 12/5 More “Cigarette” pens for the purposes of mocking up a “six-shooter”.
  • 12/4 Final (for now) Jinhao Swan Cyan/Sky Blue, missing from original set.
  • 12/4 Jansport Digital Burrito wrap (Disney Space)
  • 12/1 Baoer 801 Aurora Borealis (Parker Vector knock-off… nice finish, though)
  • 12/1 Wing Sung 809 Gold Carved 0.5mm

November 2018

  • 11/28 Platinum 3776 Chartres Blue (Soft Fine) – ~£55, arrived from Japan in less than a week with no fees (shout out to PARAISO Japan eu on Amazon!)
  • 11/27 Jinhao x750 x 3 – Matt black, Bumpy black, Stainless Steel
  • 11/22 Star Wars BiC Xpen – Stormtrooper
  • 11/21 Yikes! Stark Raving Balloopy Pen, from Emmy as a retaliatory strike in the Global Waz on Taste.
  • 11/21 Yiren(?) 878 gunmetal twist. Nice. Retrofitted with FPR Flex 5.5
  • 11/7 Noodler’s Neponset, Forbidden City. Reground Music nib (poor result)
  • Jinhao 159 Black (to make an obviously-fake MB 149)

October 2018

  • 10/29 Pilot Pluminix blue Bold Italic (stub’ish)
  • 10/26 Jinhao 5000 Black and Golden Dragon Embossed (M)
  • 10/26 Jinhao Y2 Hovering Dragon, red
  • 10/22 Kawaii Pokit Bunny pens x 3
  • 10/22 Bic Select retractable red Dragon pen (a.k.a Stypen UP) (Etsy) c. 2000s §§
  • 10/15 Pure Pens Beddgelert, Castell Coch
  • 10/15 Organics Studio Henry David Thoreau “Walden Pond Blue”
  • 10/6 “Cigarette” pen
  • 10/6 Zhuting Safari-alike demonstrator stubs, 0.7mm, (1.1mm missing), 1.5mm, 1.9mm, 2.5mm, 2.9mm
  • 10/4 “Glamy” pens x 3

September 2018

  • 9/7 Mutant Sharks
  • 9/1 I Love Duck
  • 9/1 Crocodile

August 2018

  • 8/24 Pilot Vanishing Point Matte Black §
  • 8/24 TWSBI Vac 700 §
  • 8/24 TWSBI Eco, white cap §
  • 8/24 Pilot Metropolitan § (with CON-50)
  • 8/24 Pilot Custom 912 FA §
  • 8/21 Jinhao Swan, x 11 (Fine)
  • 8/21 Jinhao Shark, new demonstrators x 3 (Fine)
  • 8/17 FPR Himalaya (Green Ebonite, Ultra Flex), FPR Darjeeling (Demonstrator, Ultra Flex)
  • 8/15 TWSBI Go (Smoke Grey)
  • 8/15 Faber-Castell Progress 55S(?) §
  • 8/8 Platinum 3776 Bourgogne (Soft Fine) §
  • 8/6 Jansport Digital Burrito wrap (original Burrito)
  • 8/6 Delike Alpha, “Antique Brass” (Extra Fine)
  • 8/5 Wing Sung 698 (Soft Extra Fine)
  • 8/5 PAScribe manual
  • 8/1 Monte Mount Silver Flower Amber Celluloid
  • 8/1 Jinhao 250 Golden Abstract (ugly)
  • 8/1 Hero 767 Art Deco / Mondrian

July 2018

  • 7/31 Baobao pens
  • 7/28 Jinhao Cobra (Dark)
  • 7/27 Dikawen 891 Red Wine
  • 7/26 Pelikan Twist x 2 (Lidl)
  • 7/23 Lanxivi Fuliwen Eagle - red (Angry Owl)
  • 7/23 Jinhao Shark Demonstrator, Gray
  • 7/23 Wing Sung 601 (Extra Fine) – Vacumatic clone
  • 7/21 Scrikss Noble 35, Titanium [Giveaway by United Inkdom] ‡
  • 7/18 Lanxivi Fuliwen 2086 Elephant - silver
  • 7/18 Jinhao Cobra (Golden)
  • 7/17 Waterman Expert (Medium) – Prime Day
  • 7/12 Fake Safaris, Unicorn Pens, Syringe Pens
  • 7/11 Jinhao Dragon and Pearl (red/grey)
  • 7/11 Jinhao Double Dragon (red/grey)
  • 7/6 Jinhao Shark Pens x 12
  • 7/6 Kuretake Fude No. 8
  • 7/4 Krishna Inks - Jungle Volcano, Vaikhari, Sumukhy, Anokhi, Snake Boat, Pencil, Brown Pink
  • 7/2 Wing Sung 3008 Demonstrator (Fine)
  • 7/2 Parker Quink, Black
  • 7/2 Field Notes Three Missions, Back Pocket SpaceX

June 2018

May 2018

  • 5/31 Pure Pens Ink - Saltire Blue, Pendine Sands, Llanberis Slate, Porthcurno Cove, Glens of Antrim
  • 5/27 Micro-mesh, 3M Mylar
  • 5/24 FPR Muft, Serwex 1362 x 5 (FPR Flex nib)
  • 5/23 Pure Pens Ink - Flower of Scotland, Cwm Idwal, Cadwaladr
  • 5/9 Noodler’s Konrad Demonstrator x 2
  • 5/2 Noodler’s Ahab, Demonstrator

April 2018

  • 4/29 Modified Ahab
  • 4/26 Jinhao X750, Lava Red (Medium)
  • 4/26 Jinhao 159, Red, White
  • 4/20 Jinhao X750, Stainless Steel (Zebra G)
  • 4/17 Pure Pens Ink - Celtic Sea
  • 4/17 Noodler’s Ahab, Demonstrator
  • 4/13 Noodler’s Ahab, Iroquois
  • 4/13 Lamy Vista (Fine)
  • 4/11 Lamy Safari, All Black “Tiger” (Fine)
  • 4/11 Dryden Luxury Fountain Pen, Rosewood – rebadged, overpriced pen from China. Too small, so donated to niece.
  • 4/11 Diamine 30ml Jet Black fountain pen ink bottle
  • 4/11 Diamine 30ml Imperial Purple fountain pen ink bottle

February 2018

  • 2/15 Tombow Bright Markers
  • 2/11 Tombow Lettering Kit
  • 2/10 Tombow “Fudenosuke” Soft Brush Pen - Black

2002

  • Parker Frontier, translucent blue, c. 2002