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    Default The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/PARKER-VACU...torefresh=true

    Never knew they made such a thing! I wonder if others exist...
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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    Marvelous! Thanks for posting that. Great heads-up!

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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    Great thing. That is an amazing price to get only the cap, barrel and dummy section parts of the pen. Less is certainly more here.
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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    Quote Originally Posted by Chrissy View Post
    Great thing. That is an amazing price to get only the cap, barrel and dummy section parts of the pen. Less is certainly more here.
    Is the 'nib' not included?
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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    But could you eyedropper it? Think of the ink volume!!

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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    The listing emphasizes, "ESTATE ITEM FROM FORMER PARKER JANESVILLE EXECUTIVE." And so it goes. How much more pen executive material is out there?
    Last edited by FredRydr; April 8th, 2021 at 10:48 AM.

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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    What a wonderful looking display pen.

    Clearly I will need bigger hands and very large bottle of ink if I were to write with it.



    How much more pen executive material is out there?

    Over the last while I have be hunting down a particular Duofold display.
    I believe that 100 were made in solid silver and another 25 in solid gold.


    Have both my horses packed with alot of gold guineas………..

    Would have to paid £1500+ for a silver one, a lot more for a gold one.


    ( Some of the images shown are courtesy of Yorvik Pens )

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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    Quote Originally Posted by fountainpenkid View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Chrissy View Post
    Great thing. That is an amazing price to get only the cap, barrel and dummy section parts of the pen. Less is certainly more here.
    Is the 'nib' not included?
    Can't see anything that could be a nib inside the cap from the picture I saw.
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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    Chrissy,

    I am not that clever, did not understand your last comment.


    Images from the mentioned auction
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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    Confusion reigns. I thought the nib was from the real pen not included in the auction. So it looks like a dummy nib is inside the dummy pen? Odd.
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    Default Re: The coolest Parker Vacumatic dummy pen

    I have messaged the seller, this was his reply :

    ' Hi, since it is a dummy, the nib is fixed in place into the section. The section does unscrew.'

    Perhaps this clears any confusion, the images are of the dummy pen's nib.

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