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Dec 15, 2017
I am not voting... Because I can't answer this question. I have a Fine nib that is marked Fine but is actually a medium (I have compared to other nibs from the same manufacturer, this one is definitely marked incorrectly)...
But how do you compare a Waterman's gold #2 nib with a lot of flex to a Steel Schmidt nib in medium to a Pilot Plumix nib with a tomahawk cut to it?
All of these nibs are massively different.
Despite the claim above that you should use a broad nib if you have bad handwriting, if you have small handwriting a broad nib will just make it impossible to read.
And then there is the Japanese/Everyone else size differences, and variations between manufacturers, and...
My preference is for certain nib/feed/pen/ink combinations that work well. I have some pens that constantly need tweaking... I don't like those as well as some I can just use.
Dec 15, 2017
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