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Re: Do you find your taste in nibs changes?
Posted by einv on August 19, 2017, 4:15 pm, in reply to "Do you find your taste in nibs changes?"
At one time it was stub retip mania for me---if it could be made ten times fatter then even better. However I found it tiring to write ten words to a page and use up 5 ml of ink doing so. Lately my nibs do not run more than 3 mm for daily use, usually between 1-2 mm. I use nibs from needle points to extra double broad retips: but for me the all important governing criterion is the rest of the pen: the nib must feel absolutely natural to the rest of the pen. So sensitive I am to this that I cannot use certain nibs in certain pens such as ones that accept a variety of interchangeable nibs by screwing them in.
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