Category Archives: Nib photos
Whew, what a job, but it is done! I retipped 7 nibs, straightened 4, crack repairs too and hand re-plated the Vac nibs back to their correct, two tone configuration. Also a nice broad retip is now on the Parker … Continue reading
Dear Greg, I received the nib. Love it. Perfect for my kind of writing, small and straight. Thanks for a job well done, Excellent. Sincerely, Radu
I figured I would share a few retips I did today for one of my VIP clients. He focuses on only Mont Blanc pen restoration/European pens to restore. Nice, factory tips the client can install in the restored pens! Do … Continue reading
This Mont Blanc 144 had a ride in the laundry machine, luckily not the dryer! See the before photos and after a few careful hours of painstaking hand work, the nib is back as new! The owner is very happy!
This was a great project; to create a custome 1.40mm ball retip to an Aurora nib. Least to say by the photos it came out pretty good! The client is quite happy and can’t wait to put the nib into … Continue reading
Don’t be fooled; this is a tricky repair! But rest assured, once I delicately do this repair, it will be like new so stay tuned for the next installment of this Onoto nib repair soon! Here are some before and … Continue reading
Ouch! Touch fall for this older 18k Omas nib, but not to worry, Greg is here to rescue it! Enjoy the before and after photos!
Unusual nib to find that needed a retip. Now back to factory performance and look!
Had to share this repair today; clearly “sprung” tines at 90 degrees on this Parker Lucky Curve #2. Looks like a snail 🙂 Well, after a few hours of careful straightening, the nib is back in shape!