Category Archives: Nib photos
Dealer nibs come in often for re-tips, and this lot of nice nibs came in for original re-tips. Check out the slide show below and enjoy! Let me know if I can assist you with your nibs today!
Yeap, Santa would like this nib, but for writing, its not very nice. After careful manipulation on my part and a retip this rare nib is back in business! Enjoy the before and after photos below.
Sometimes damage on nibs defies explanation, check out this Mont Blanc 149 nib severely cut down. What to do? Well, I did my best and the owner was so happy he wrote this; “Greg: Do you know the turn-around-time of … Continue reading
Check out this Mont Blanc 146 that the client complained about how his pen could not even write a half of a page. Well, taking it apart you can see what the story is! Clogged! After through cleaning of the … Continue reading
Quite a number of pens come into my shop with the original tipping in good shape, but just needs careful, special contouring of the tipping to restore the smoothness of the nib. This early Onoto pen came all the way … Continue reading
Looks as if this nib got into a bar fight! What a mess! After many hours of careful work, hand straightening, retip, and proper re-plating, this highly desirable #7 Onoto nib is back in shape and ready for action! Enjoy … Continue reading
Quite the challenge on this repair, two micro cracks on the crescent vent hole and of course a retip, now the owner can assemble the pen and enjoy!