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TUESDAY THOUGHTS – 22 November 2016

I don’t know why but there is something amazing about eyedropper pens.Coming back to my love for eyedropper pens, today I am using Deccan Advocate Flat Top version which is inked with Waterman Harmonious Green.

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And for today’s Tuesday Thoughts the inspiration comes from the legend and one of the greatest sportsman of all time, Mohammed Ali who was born as Cassius Clay.

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And the nib is Ambitious #6 Fine Steel nib.

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I have already reviewed the round top version of Deccan Advocate earlier here : LINK

 

 

Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

 

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Tuesday Thoughts – 30 August 2016

I have recently been bitten by “Parker” bug and thus in rotation today is one of the vintage iconic pen from Parker stable , Parker 25 – Black LE with medium nib and it is inked with Rohrer and Klingner Fernambuk.

Today’s thought is inspired by American economist, William Raduchel.

 

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The pen is with conical shaped steel nib and it writes wet. I am really thankful to Ravi of Pens Point for arranging this one for me.

 

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Have you been bitten by Parker bug or not ?

 

Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 16 August 2016

The pen in rotation today is my new Pilot Custom 823 which comes with Broad Nib and it is currently inked with Iroshizuku Ku-Jaku. The pen is a real beauty and yes the clear transparent one is so perfect.

The thought for today was inspired by Napolean Hill, an American Author who wrote lot of personal success and self help books.

 

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Would love to know how is  your experience with this pen and what is your favourite colour in Pilot Custom 823??

Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 09 August 2016

Today’s thought is related to work ethics and is the current state of my affairs at work front. The though inspiration is by youngest ever US president, Theodore Roosevelt.

The pen in use is Wality 69EB and is inked with Lamy Turquoise.

 

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Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 02 August 2016

The pen in rotation today is Kaweco Classic Sports – Burgundy which has a Broad nib and it is inked with KWZI IG Turquoise Ink.  And the paper used is Tomoe River.

The thought of the day is inspired by one of the Greatest Entrepreneur from India, Narayana Murthy. Today’s thought is kind of motivation for my few friends.

 

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The pen is almost inked most of the times. This pen has replaced my Safari as an edc.

 

Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 19 July 2016

A very good quote from Mahabharata struck me last week and I thought I will reserve this one for my next Tuesday Thoughts entry to blog.

The quote is by Ashtavakra , one of the learned man as mentioned in Mahabharata.

The pen in use is Fosfor Maharaja in custom stabilised wood blank which is inked with Iroshizuku Syo Ro.

 

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Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 12 July 2016

I have been meaning to travel off lately and thus today’s thought is inspired from travel. The thought is kinda a reminder to me get a travel plan in place and the target is to travel to Cherrapunji and nearby areas and also get to see living root bridges.

The thought of day is related to Travel theme as mentioned above but I have not been able to find about the author of the same.

The thought for today was penned down via Kaweco Sports Skyline inked with Diamine Monaco Red. It is a beautiful mint coloured special edition pen and is now also available in India : here

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These pen are amazing value for money.  And are especially suited for rough usage.

 

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Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 28 June 2016

The thought / quote today comes from the one of the most prominent American Architect, LOUIS I. KAHN. His building displayed the Monumental characteristics.

The quote today describes the importance of nature with contrast to built structure.

The pen in rotation is beautiful blue colour Hero 616 – II which is inked with Sailor DoYou.

 

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Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 14 June 2016

The thought inspiration for today comes from one of the most prolific poet of her times, Emily Dickinson.

 

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The pen in rotation today is loaned to me by my friend Tervinder for nib grinding which is Fosfor Custom Pen with Red Bands and Bock Stahl (not so) Rot Nib. It is inked with my favourite Blue Black Ink : Edelstein Tanaznite.

 

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Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 07 June 2016

The pen in rotation today is Wality 69 EB (Teal Blue Ripple Ebonite)  with custom ground fine Italic Nib. Wality 69 EB is ebonite iteration of the Wality 69 series and I have already reviewed the Acrylic model, Wality 69A. Currently it is inked with Camlin Permanent Black.

The thought of the day comes from Spiritual Leader, Swami Vivekananda. He was the major force behind revival of Hinduism in India.

 

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Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 17 May 2016

Today’s thought comes from one of the most influential teacher of India, Chanakya. There is Diplomatic enclave in Delhi which is named after Chanakya and is called Chanakyapuri and is one of the most prime and posh destination of India. Chanakya was the teacher, philosopher, advisor to king Changragupta and Bindusara. He played an important role in expansion of Mauryan Empire in India.

The pen in rotation today is Wality 70 T. It is a small sized demonstrator pen which is manufactured by Airmail. It is inked with Krishna Forget Me Not Ink. The nib is custom grounded to Fine Cursive Italic.

 

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Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta

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Tuesday Thoughts – 03 May 2016

In today’s rotation I have Ratnam Tarpoda (Big Size Ebonite) inked with Krishna Cool Breeze Ink. Ratnam Pens is oldest fountain pen manufacturer and part of Swadeshi Movement in India. The nib is self grounded to medium italic and writes super smooth.

Today’s beautiful thought comes from Nobel Peace Laureate, Mother Teresa

 

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Regards

Vaibhav Mehandiratta