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    Default Liquidation sale - Now a giveaway



    1. An Evans's 200 in woodgrain ebonite. This is an oversize, lever filling pen that has been fitted with a 14k Sheaffer two-tone nib. The trim shows considerable brassing, but in my opinion this lends additional character to an already lovely pen.

    2. A Bexley Prometheus in smoke acrylic. At the time of purchase I was under the impression that this was an experimental material . Either way, it now seems that this model is discontinued and one in this material will be very hard to find. C/C converter included, and fitted with Bexley's scripted #6 Jowo nib in fine width.

    3. A Parker 51 vacumatic in navy grey and with a fine gold nib. The filling system was overhauled earlier this year. The colour of this is, according to an expert, comparatively rare (see post #66 HERE) SEARCHING FOR A RECIPIENT, PLEASE DO NOT PM ME ABOUT THIS

    4 & 5. Two English Parker Duofolds (I believe). One is a button filler, the other an aerometric squeeze affair. In working condition. Both are distinctly user grade, but it's the nibs that will attract here. Each comes with what appears to be a factory stub. SEARCHING FOR A RECIPIENT, PLEASE DO NOT PM ME ABOUT THIS.






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    For the Parker 51 and the two Duofolds, I request payment of $14 for shipping only.
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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    [No, not throwing my name into the hat]

    That's pretty awesome of you.

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    Not really.

    Since returning from holiday I've been confined with pneumonia, and it felt pretty dire. Just starting the slow road to recovery now, but still finding it hard to breathe if I put any exertion into anything, and I have had a fair amount of time to think about how cheerless my involvement with fountain pens and the FP community has largely been. So, I have these pens, all pretty second rate stuff as is usual for me, that quite frankly I think would be better suited in other hands. Selling pains me, too many obligations. So, I give them away.

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    Hope you recover quickly. I had pneumonia five or six years ago and I understand now why it was literally called "the captain of the death of men" back in the day.

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    Lord be with EoC and give him a speedy recovery.

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    I've had pneumonia twice. It is not fun. I remember it felt like I was never going to get better, especially the first time, when I was struck by the viral variety. I was on my back for over a month.

    Anyway, I hope you don't give away all your pens -- there must be at least one or two that you somewhat enjoy using, and once you're feeling better physically and that cloud of gloom has dissipated, you will very likely be quite thankful that you kept whichever ones you did.

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    Thanks for the well-wishing. It is appreciated. I am trying do some desk work but it's not as easy as it sounds, and there are episodes were I just feel like I'm checking out. Doc's today. She was considering hospitalisation, even though I am in the recovery stage (apparently), because I am so isolated here. Kind of for safety.

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    Sorry to hear you've been unwell, EoC. Here's to a speedy recovery.

    If you do go to hospital, consider taking a pen with a copper section for the antimicrobial properties ...

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Now a giveaway

    Does anyone know how to delete the last two entries so the photos donít show? Iím sorry I posted these photos which subtracted from the topic.


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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Now a giveaway

    Quote Originally Posted by Radonactionservices View Post
    Does anyone know how to delete the last two entries so the photos donít show? Iím sorry I posted these photos which subtracted from the topic.
    You can edit your posts and remove the images...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Radonactionservices View Post
    Does anyone know how to delete the last two entries so the photos donít show? Iím sorry I posted these photos which subtracted from the topic.


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    Click on "Edit post" on your own post and you can delete it altogether by clicking on "Delete post" then confirming by checking the box on the right hand side.

    You can edit or delete your posts forever. You may have to "Go Advanced" in order to do either.
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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Now a giveaway

    Hope you recover quickly...

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    Thanks for helping me edit my posts. So funny to see my old Waterman on EofCís post. Iím rather new to this site so still learning.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Radonactionservices View Post
    Thanks for helping me edit my posts. So funny to see my old Waterman on EofCís post. Iím rather new to this site so still learning.


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    You can actually go back and delete the whole post. Rather than keeping a post that says "Oops wrong picture" when there is no picture on the post
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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    Here's to a speedy recovery, EOC.
    My other pen is a Montblanc.

    And my other blog is a tumblr!


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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    Geez. That sounds awful. I hope you feel better soon.

    As for the pens... you could always give them away tomorrow. No need to make decisions when you're feeling so unwell.

    Take care of you first.
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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Now a giveaway

    Hope your recovery is speedy, EoC. Pneumonia sucks big time.

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Part 1

    A shame to hand off such a lovely set of pens.

    I wish you a speedy recovery!

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    Default Re: Liquidation sale - Now a giveaway

    Quote Originally Posted by Chrissy View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Radonactionservices View Post
    Thanks for helping me edit my posts. So funny to see my old Waterman on EofCís post. Iím rather new to this site so still learning.


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    You can actually go back and delete the whole post. Rather than keeping a post that says "Oops wrong picture" when there is no picture on the post
    Wasnít able to delete but was able to blank. Thanks.


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