pen can be used with either squeezefill or cartridge, every
Osmiroid Fountain Pen is supplied with a squeezefill unit, every
Cartridge Pen is supplied with four cartridges.
fill your pen, use finger and thumb of both hands, press and
release your squeezefill SLOWLY four or five times, count up
to five before withdrawing the pen from the ink bottle; this
gives time for the ink sac to fill. Cartridge
Cartridges should be loaded small end first and firmly
pushed into the back of the nib unit. Alternatively place a
second cartridge in the pen barrel (as in diagram) and screw
barrel onto the nib unit.
is sometimes necessary to start your pen, to do this gently
squeeze the cartridge or squeezefill until ink appears on the
underside of the nib. Care
of Your Pen Ink
use Osmiroid International size cartridges or Osmiroid
bottled ink, BUT NEVER INDIA INK or spirit based inks. Replace
cap after use. Carry
pen upright. Wash
the nib unit occasionally under running water.
range comprises fine quality writing pens, specialist pens and
sets, ink cartridges and a wide range of easy-change nib units.
Osmiroid is a registered trade mark of Osmiroid International
choice of 27 New style
Easy-change nib units
/ WRITING Fine
Medium Left Hand
NOT fit the 65, 75,
85 or 125 pens.
Art & Design
Develop your calligraphy skills with this super value beginning
set. Explore a range of styles with the six hand-finished,
gold plated nibs.
Nibs included are B2(1.4mm), B3(1.8mm), B4(2.1mm),
SH6(3.1mm), Italic Med (0.9mm), and Italic Broad (1.0mm).
Set also includes cap and barrel, two black ink cartridges,
ink converter, instruction leaflet and 50-sheet 9" x 12" pad
of white parchment paper.
Osmiroid 75 fitted with a B2, Broad Lettering Nib
Not for sale
elegant design-award pen is a favourite with the world's top calligraphers.
Filling is by a screw plunger and a small window shows
the level of the ink inside the pen. Available in assorted colours
with interchangeable nib units. ca. 1975
is the old style nib unit for Osmiroid '65 and '75 fountain pens.
It should also fit in Esterbrook lever fill fountain pens. Pens and
nibs were discontinued ca. 1980.
Osmiroid with Italic Medium nib
(Stainless Steel Nib, 22 carat gold plated)
Not for sale
new model with improved ink flow was introduced around
1980. It can be used with either a squeezefill converter or Osmiroid
international size ink cartridges.
new style Easy-change
for Osmiroid fountain pens were discontinued at the end of 1999.
This is the Osmiroid Squeezefill converter. To fill your pen,
use finger and thumb of both hands, press and release your squeezefill
SLOWLY four or five times, count up to five before withdrawing the
pen from the ink bottle; this gives time for the ink sac to fill.
UK has been formed by the
amalgamation of six separate companies. The Sanford product range
now includes Parker Pens, Paper Mate, Berol, Waterman, Rotring and
Sanford. [The website www.sanford.co.uk is closed. Check out
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