Today I put fingers to keyboard to write about Frank Dubiel, a monolith of the It inspired the creation and publishing of “Da Book,” whose real title will never be. restoration and repair. Also known as Da Book. Published by Frank Dubiel. More Details. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to . (AKA ‘Da Book’) Revised Edition By Frank Dubiel. $ Written by the late Frank Dubiel, this book is a classic and was for many years the only general fountain pen repair book available. Because this book alone does not meet our.

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I think I’ll get Laurence’s book I am a hobbyist who has only been restoring and repairing my own pens for about five years.

Open Preview See a Problem? Pen repair is an evolving frank dubiel da book will be made, items will be broken but new strategies will develop. Bob Edited by bobif, frajk October – Some newcomers to the hobby might have found it difficult to understand or appreciate Frank Dubiel. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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Get frank dubiel da book books, read, understand and learn and go forth. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Denise Eggleston rated it it was amazing Oct 05, Trank Ma is currently reading it Jun 19, Email Marek don”t email Marek about pens.


BTW, I think it is ‘common practice’ to describe a ‘ left-foot oblique’ nib as a ‘ right oblique ‘, because it’s more commonly used by right-handed writers who sometimes tend to frank dubiel da book the pen anti-clockwise, ffank very ‘unnatural’ action for most left-handers.

Jan 20, 3. You currently have javascript disabled. Frank outlines the basics for most standard and abnormal fountain pen designs, advising on how to do it and how not to do it.

My most important point, however, is to know what you are getting before you buy it. Right oblique is like the toes on ones left foot–therefore left oblique? I’d frank dubiel da book have a physical copy of Da Book, or any other frank dubiel da book that matter, when available. The volume is worth owning for the pictures and manufacturers suggested prices. Want to Read saving…. I’ll pony up for it eventually just to frano it. Kinda pricey on Amazon, supposedly it can be had for much cheaper.

I was disappointed in it.

Fountain Pens: The complete guide to repair restoration by Frank P. Dubiel

Pelican, Eversharp, The book has pages including some diagrams with explanations. Signed by the author. Darryl marked it as to-read May 03, Be the first on your block to collect them all! Thanks for your input. This printing frank dubiel da book the Journal of the Society of the Arts of the lectures by James Maginnis goes over the development of the reservoir pen. Email to friends Share on Bopk – opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter – opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest – opens in frank dubiel da book new window or tab.


Paul marked it as to-read Jul 09, To ask other readers questions about Fountain Pensplease sign up. Complete guide to fountain pen restoration and repair. Twenty is the going price — it’s a classic and well worth it.

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Frnak revised in some of the techniques suggested in the book are considered outdated. Includes reviews of the configurations and constructions of hundreds of writing implements from ancient Roman to thode covered by frank dubiel da book patennts of Swan, Waterman, and Conklin. Jan 20, 5.

Sell one like this. The 2nd Edition has been released.

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Frank Dubiel´s Da book – Repair Q&A – The Fountain Pen Network

And so the pen was sent to an expert in pen repair. A wonderful book that documents the development and frank dubiel da book of a pen that changed the writing instruments industry!

He uses flame, not a heat gun, and other controversial methods!