Topic: The Parker Vacumatic - Fountain Pens

n August 1932, Parker began test marketing the next generation in fountain pens, the Golden Arrow. In 1933, this radical new pen, which featured a compact plunger-operated pump filler, became the classic Vacumatic.

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Fountain Pens: History and Design: Giorgio Dragoni. Fountain Pens: History and Design [Giorgio Dragoni, Guiseppe Fishera] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A survey of fountain pens in the context of the history of writing and writing instruments if followed by a gallery of 100 pens dating from 1890 to 1997 with full technical information.

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Production Dating - Starting in 1942, all Parker '51' pens had the imprint up under the barrel clutch ring. During the first quarter of 1942, the imprint remained all in one line, just as the 1941 pens;

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Beginner's Guide to Fountain Pens | The Art of Manliness The feed is the piece of black plastic (or ebonite on antique pens) that hugs the bottom of the nib. It might not look like it, but the feed is the most important part of a fountain pen.

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Parker Pens Penography: DATE CODES -DATING A PEN 1. Date codes on Parker Pens. Updated Oct 2011. In mid 1934 Parker began marking most pens and pencils with a date code, both the barrel and the nibs were marked, but lacking a date code doesn't necessarily mean that the pen was made pre-1935, since many imprints have been worn off with use. The first date codes, found for example on the Vacumatics, consists of two digits, the first one.

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Quick Links - Parker Pen Company IMMERSE YOURSELF IN THE HISTORY OF PARKER Making a Parker pen is a solemn act of creation. It not only requires experience but also rare technical competence in areas as diverse as mechanical design engineering, prototyping, and testing.

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Fountain Pen Guide Series, Session. - Pentorium | Pentorium This is the first in a long list of guides all about fountain pens, ink, and everything that makes a fountain pen what it is. Fountain pens are one of the most difficult writing instruments to get used to after coming from ballpoints or pencils, and maintaining them can sometimes be just as.

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Nib (pen) - Wikipedia A nib is the part of a quill, dip pen, fountain pen, or stylus which comes into contact with the writing surface in order to deposit ink. Different types of nibs vary in their purpose, shape and size, as well as the material from which they are made.

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