Advice

Where are Nettuno pens made?

Where are Nettuno pens made?

Naples
perhaps it is one of the first if not the first fountain pen company in Italy. Nowadays, Nettuno pens are still crafted, but in the Maiora pen factory located in Naples, which is managed by the former co-founder and president of the Delta Pen Company,Nino Marina.

Are Sheaffer pens any good?

It’s a nice-looking metal pen with a plastic grip and a steel nib. While some reviewers have stated that the cap posts, it certainly doesn’t on my model. It feels good in the hand, with decent weight. However, I wasn’t that impressed with how it writes.

Are Marlen pens any good?

It’s a good looking pen. There’s etching on the cap and barrel, which is tastefully done and reminds me of vintage pens. It helps bring an air of quality to the Aleph.

Are Moonman pens any good?

Both pens are comfortable to hold and use (the C1 is 22gms capped and 17gms and the M2 is 15gms capped/posted and 12gms uncapped). They are lightweight and well-balanced. The nibs for both were a bit disappointing (hence, the swap and flossing).

Are modern Sheaffer pens good?

With proper care, it is almost indestructible. Overall, I think the modern Sheaffer fountain pen are still very good. I do have some older ones that was made in US, like a Balance in the 90s and an plastic Imperial in the 90s as well, as well as a Heritage II, of the expected high US quality.

What is the best Moonman pen?

Moonman M2
The overall winner so far is the Moonman M2, a clear acrylic eyedropper fountain pen with one of the best out-of-the-box steel nibs I’ve used. I use the Moonman M2 as a desk pen, shown here sitting atop my Logitech K780 Keyboard.

Where are Moonman pens made?

China
Moonman is a part of the new wave of inexpensive fountain pens made in China that provide tremendous quality for an affordable price. These pens are designed by fountain pen enthusiasts looking for a high performing, everyday writing experience.

Are Cross and Sheaffer the same company?

Sheaffer Pen Company is purchased by A.T. Cross and continues to grow and adapt to the changing market while holding fast to the original principles of its founder, Walter A. Sheaffer.

Where is Sheaffer ink made?

Slovenia
Ink from Sheaffer Pen Company, made in Slovenia. These inks are for wordsmithing, hand lettering, writing, calligraphy, drawing, and art.

Why is Sheaffer so expensive?

Sheaffer pens have been made in China since the Fort Madison factory shut down in 2008. This resulted in a drastic reduction in cost of production, but prices remained the same, since the Sheaffer name carries a certain amount of prestige.

Who makes Moonman fountain pen?

Shanghai Jingdian
From what I can gather by way of Chinese pen experts such as Frank Dong of FrankUnderwater, Moonman is one of several brands manufactured by a large Shanghai-based pen company, Shanghai Jingdian.