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Old 09-26-2017, 10:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Hello turners & craftspeople!

I am looking for info about Omas fountain pens. Specifically, I have a customer who owns and Omas that has a bent nib. Someone "straightened" the nib out for them and it does write, but it leaks. Not sure from where as I haven't actually looked at it nor have I ever seen an Omas pen. My question is:

Does anyone know if the Omas nib can be readily replaced?
If so, can it be replaced with "any old" nib or does it require something specific?

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You might also try the Fountain Pen Network, The Fountain Pen Network

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It might vary depending on which exact model you are dealing with.

Anyway -- Google is your friend, so long as you know a little about which results you can have some confidence in

Here's a thread from the Fountain Pen Network.

edit: LOL ... Dan answered before I finished typing!
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Another source of info/service/repair is Indy-Pen-Dance (use google search); talk to Linda
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Old 09-26-2017, 12:47 PM   #5 (permalink)
 
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Found that Classic Fountain Pens offers Omas-specific nibs at
https://www.nibs.com/catalog?search_..._fulltext=omas
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