domingo, 27 de janeiro de 2013
A crescent filler WIRT pen with locker....
After posting yesterday the GRIESHABER pen I did remember that I have a #3 WIRT pen also with a crescent filler but with some differences:
1 - the crescent is smaller and not in metal but in ebonite,
2 - thought it also has a locker sistem to the crescent and also a turning knob at barrel's end to actuate on the locker , that locker is different because it has an outer and an inner part and it consists in a single metal piece going from the barrel's end ( inside it ) and it comes out in the form of a flat "nail" near the crescent. Have a look to the details on the following pics.
Detail of the crecent filler in ebonite and the outer part of the locker in the locked position.
Detail of the outer part of the locker in the unlocked position
Detail of the turning knob ( closed position )
Detail of the turning knob in open position. You can see on the two different pics the inner part and the beginning of the locker .
Two pics of the barrel's imprint
Detail of the #3 WIRT gold nib and on the next pic a detail of the classic WIRT feeder.