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Carbon Fiber Fountain Pens...

June 3 2012 at 6:13 PM
Sam  (Login evosam)
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I'm a big sucker for carbon fiber pens and especially when it's a nice fountain pen.

Picked up a new one for my collection this week to accompany it's other brothers..(The Delta is new thx to Bry) and thought I'd share my small collection..

So for your enjoyment: (top to bottom)

1. Delta Momo 30th Anniversary Fountain Pen
2. Visconti Carbon Dream
3. McClaren M900 all carbon

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Vast differences in weave and finish to give it variety.

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The McClaren has a raw unfinished carbon weave like those they use on the racecars
The Delta has a uniform weave with a "moderate" laquer glaze on top
The Visconti Carbon Dream is really interesting because it is a mid-laquer finish on a CF sheet that has been cut and wrapped around a clear resin barrel. The effect is pretty stunning.

Anyone else here in CF fountain pens?

Cheers

-Sam

 
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