Category Archives: Nib photos
A special request, and it is a large one! Custom 1.80mm stub on a Parker 51 nib, check out the photos!
Quite the challenge on these four nibs, expert and delicate welding of body cracks, and some of these nibs had multiple cracks too. Hand engraving of the imprints too! Enjoy the slide show!
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