Jos Gysenbergs

21 Added | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | 5 Following | 397 Followers | @jgysenbergs | Gysenbergs: first librarian for a large public library and then systems engineer with a governmental institution in Belgium and steadily retired now – lots of travel and photography, also cycling and hiking, more into museums lately. See gysenbergs.be for more [mostly in Dutch]. Gysenbergs: eerst bibliotheekwerker in een grote openbare bibliotheek en daarna systeembeheerder voor een intermediaire overheidsinstelling, bezadigd gepensioneerd – veel reizen en fotografie plus fietsen en wandelen, nu meer op de culturele toer. Bezoek gysenbergs.be voor meer [hoofdzakelijk in het Nederlands].

Conid Bulkfiller: A Factory Visit - Pen History

Posted<p>The light you see at the end of the tunnel is that of a fast approaching train.<p>Posted<p>Thank You from a very satisfied customer.<p>Posted<p>Thank you …

Fountain pen review: Parker Duofold GT versus Visconti Homo Sapiens – jg's nieuwe blog

People who like writing, and heads of state signing treaties, are happy to pick up a fountain pen. Lawyers, doctors and poets all seem to have one, …

Fountainbel's Conid Bulk Filler Demonstrator - Fountain Pen Reviews

This is the first one of a small series of fact sheets. The idea is launch one every few days till I run out. The fact sheets' jpg's are in high …

Omas Milord - Fountain Pen Reviews

Yes indeed, it's a basic piston filler that feels like the MB system, not a copy. In all its simplicity, it is a beautiful, classic design without …

Parker Duofold Centennial Citrine Gt F - Fountain Pen Reviews

Posted<p>Beautiful permutation of the Duofold, color based on the 1921 Mandarin. More to come - JG<p><b>Edited by jgysenbergs, 30 September 2012 - 22:39.</b><p>The …

Delta Pompei - Fountain Pen Reviews

Nice review and nice looking pen in deep yellow . I took a look at some other factsheets. Those are great too. Thanks for the efford, very …

Onoto The Pen 5601 - Fountain Pen Reviews

Posted<p>This one is an oldie (1950-ish) but, besides looking gorgeous, still writes OK.<p>A summary of the other fact sheets:<p>More to come. Thanks for …

Aurora Optima Ob - Fountain Pen Reviews

Posted<p>From Italy - master pen makers country and that shows: see the Aurora Optima in action with a remarkable nib.<p><b>Edited by jgysenbergs, 15 October</b> …

Parker 45 - Fountain Pen Reviews

Posted<p>Evergreen of evergreens: the Parker 45. This one complete in black with a gold nib. This version, but with the steel nib, was my first pen in …

Beta Small Celluloid M - Fountain Pen Reviews

I had lots of fun restoring and polishing this small button filler. Does anyone can shine more light on this flat top? What does the 'BETA' engraving …

Parker Duofold Demi F Citrine - Fountain Pen Reviews

This one is the sister of the classic Parker Duofold. There is another fact sheet for a Parker Demi with an M-nib and nickel-palladium trims over …

Parker Duofold Demi M Olive - Fountain Pen Reviews

Posted<p>This is part 2 of two fact sheets for the Parker Duofold Demi. This one has an M-nib and nickel-palladium trims. You'll find the other one, …

Rotring 600 Fp Fact Sheet - Fountain Pen Reviews

Posted<p>This one is a Rotring 600 fountain pen with a B steel nib. Built to last ...<p>The light you see at the end of the tunnel is that of a fast …

Montblanc 146 Bb - Fountain Pen Reviews

Posted<p>This one has a BB-nib which I later exchanged for an M (see the Montblanc M fact sheet). My writing wasn't at its best or what causes the …

Conid Bulkfiller Black Design By Fountainbel - Fountain Pen Reviews

Posted<p>CONID has launched its second Bulkfiller, based on the same design as the Demonstrator. This time it's a remarkable black, streamlined pen …