Category Archives: Nib photos

Custom 1.60mm Ball Retip for a Franklin Christoph!

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Custom 1.40mm Ball Retip to an Aurora Nib!

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

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An Onoto Nib Repair Challenge, The Before and After!

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

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Today’s Nib Repair! Omas Nib Takes a Fall!

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!

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Recent Nib Retip to a Waterman’s #8 Nib!

Unusual nib to find that needed a retip. Now back to factory performance and look!

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Does Your Nib Look Like a “Snail?”

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!

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Recent Custom 1.40mm Stub Retip to a Client’s Pelikan M1000

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Recent Nib Retip Work!

Thought I would share some retips I recently did for a client; Custom 1.50mm smooth stub on a Parker 51 nib and a retip to original on a vintage Wyvern nib. Enjoy!

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Custom Parker 51, 1.90mm Stub Work for a Good Client in Singapore!

This is a custom 1.90mm smooth stub fitted to the clients Parker 51. What a huge marker this pen is now! Look at that size, that flow! Not an easy task to get that ink flowing on this pen, and … Continue reading

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Rest Assured I am Here During the 4th of July Holiday Weekend for All Your Nib and Pen Needs!

No vacations here at the Minuskin Nib works! While others are gone for the long weekend at pool parties and traveling abroad, we are here at the Minuskin Nib shop to answer all your pen needs! We don’t take vacations … Continue reading

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