*DONE* Fountain Pen PIF

Discussion in 'Freebies' started by jimjo1031, Feb 11, 2018.

  1. jimjo1031

    jimjo1031 never bloomed myself

    A while back, I got a great deal on bidding for sixteen Jinhao fountain pens. They are pretty much copies of Lamy fountain pens with medium nibs and transparent bodies. The ones I have used write pretty good and have been reliable. I will pick two winners, each getting two fountain pens and will decide on who gets what colors, unless I go the route of the first winner picking them. They come with ink converters, but if requested, I will include an ink cartridge for either beginners or people who always use cartridges. I just have to find them from what ever box they were packed in from my move. So if you've always wanted to try out a fountain pen, or already use them, here's a chance to get two of them. I will most likely end this PIF the second week of next month, I'll let you know. I will have to keep this CONUS, good luck.............

    Edit: A brief article on filling and care for fountain pens for you newbies out there:
    http://myfatherspen.com/fountain.html


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  2. Pilotcld

    Pilotcld Well-Known Member

    I would love to try using a fountain pen. A friend of mine at my last job had a collection of fountain pens and I always thought they were pretty cool! I would definitely consider myself a beginner having never used a fountain pen before. I’m in!


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  3. gorgo2

    gorgo2 geezerhood

    Great pif! (not in)
     
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  4. CaseyS

    CaseyS Active Member

    Great PIF! I’d love to try it. Maybe it will be just one more rabbit hole. I’m in.
     
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  5. maltedmilk

    maltedmilk Well-Known Member

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    Cool PIF. Always wondered about fountain pens (ever since ordering a knot from TGN, I guess). Another rabbit hole indeed. Count me in, please.
     
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  6. Bama Samurai

    Bama Samurai with Laser-like Focus Staff Member

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    Very cool. I am in!
     
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  7. PLAla

    PLAla Bit Shy of a Full Puck

    I'm in please! Thanks!
     
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  8. wristwatchb

    wristwatchb wristwatch "danger" b

    Jim, I'm in please. Thank you!
     
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  9. Zykris

    Zykris Well-Known Member

    I would very much like to be included. Always wanted T o try but never have had the chance. Thank you!
     
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  10. Dzia Dzia

    Dzia Dzia Entitled to whine

    Thanks Jim,
    Haven't tried a Jinhao. I'm in.

    Don
     
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  11. PickledNorthern

    PickledNorthern Fabulous, the unicorn

    That is a great PIF. I would love to be included. Thanks!
     
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  12. dustmite

    dustmite Well-Known Member

    Very generous PIF, but I'm not in. My wife will shoot me if I find another obsession, er, hobby!
     
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  13. Straight razor dandy

    Straight razor dandy Stuck cleaning the house himself PERMANENTLY

    I'm in! I would love to try them. Great pif!
     
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  14. Norcalnewb

    Norcalnewb Magnanimous Moos

    Great PIF! I'm in!
     
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  15. Redfisher

    Redfisher Doesn't celebrate National Donut Day

    Pretty cool! Count me in!
     
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  16. John Ruschmeyer

    John Ruschmeyer Well-Known Member

    Great PIF. I'm in!
     
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  17. Michael_W

    Michael_W Well-Known Member

    Nice! Not in, being the proud owner of three incredibly messy fountains from Levenger, but I do appreciate the "lost" art of writing with these tools.
     
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  18. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

    Supporting Vendor
    I'm in. I want the green one.
     
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  19. Str8Edge

    Str8Edge Active Member

    I'm so in.
    Just got my first FP, APilot Metro a couple of weeks ago...been resisting the PAD since. Only have a few hobbies but they're all expensive ones (SR, fly fishing, golf, now FP's).
    "Hi, my name is Jer and I suffer from MULTIPLE ACQUISITION DISORDERS"
     
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  20. RyX

    RyX DoH! Staff Member

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    Great PIF @jimjo1031! Not in as I keep a set should the artistic urge strike. In combination with basic watercolors, an ink pen makes for fun doodles.
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