Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: M250 vs M200

  1. #1
    Senior Member FredRydr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    Carlisle, Pennsylvania USA
    Posts
    4,519
    Thanks
    1,190
    Thanked 5,411 Times in 2,247 Posts
    Rep Power
    15

    Question M250 vs M200

    Is the only difference between an old-style M250 and M200 with the "derby" on their caps, just a 14k nib instead of plated steel?

  2. #2
    Senior Member carlos.q's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    On a hill in Puerto Rico
    Posts
    1,546
    Thanks
    1,874
    Thanked 1,414 Times in 653 Posts
    Rep Power
    11

    Default Re: M250 vs M200

    I believe there is also a difference with the cap rings.

  3. #3
    Senior Member christof's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Confoederatio Helvetica
    Posts
    1,331
    Thanks
    811
    Thanked 4,222 Times in 944 Posts
    Rep Power
    14

    Default Re: M250 vs M200

    the best site ever to answer all questions about Pelikan:

    https://www.pelikan-collectibles.com...sis/index.html

    c.

  4. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to christof For This Useful Post:

    Marsilius (April 18th, 2020), welch (April 20th, 2020)

  5. #4
    Senior Member FredRydr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Location
    Carlisle, Pennsylvania USA
    Posts
    4,519
    Thanks
    1,190
    Thanked 5,411 Times in 2,247 Posts
    Rep Power
    15

    Default Re: M250 vs M200

    Thank you, Christof. Goodness, pages and pages of Pelikan minutia!

  6. #5
    Senior Member jos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Posts
    113
    Thanks
    8
    Thanked 52 Times in 38 Posts
    Rep Power
    8

    Default Re: M250 vs M200

    Quote Originally Posted by FredRydr View Post
    Thank you, Christof. Goodness, pages and pages of Pelikan minutia!
    yes, there is an incredible amount of info on that website but this one might be helpful as well:
    https://thepelikansperch.com/databas...ens/m2xx/m200/
    https://thepelikansperch.com/databas...ens/m2xx/m250/

  7. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Sep 2021
    Location
    Germany
    Posts
    127
    Thanks
    7
    Thanked 59 Times in 33 Posts
    Rep Power
    1

    Default Re: M250 vs M200

    My black 250 has a 14 K nib, my other 200's from that era '85-97 (no W.Germany so '91-97), have color so are harder to compare....Mine is NOS, I might not have gotten it had it not been; but even so the price was comparable to LE 200's.

    In she discovered the pen on Ebay small local sales.....Wives have a certain voice they use to get men to do things..........so I got that pen, when it was not on my list.
    Seeing it is NOS she believes it's an investment pen....what do you Mean...INK that pen!!!
    OK, I'm easy to get along with. I have a number of regular flex M nibs...so have no need to ink it.

  8. #7
    Senior Member penwash's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2015
    Location
    Dallas, as in the 80's TV Series
    Posts
    3,458
    Thanks
    2,864
    Thanked 5,533 Times in 1,792 Posts
    Rep Power
    11

    Default Re: M250 vs M200

    I really like the old style M250 with it's "dome" cap end.

    Especially the gray marble or tortoise model with a good 14ct nib.

    They have also become expensive now.
    - Will
    Unique and restored vintage pens: Redeem Pens

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •