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Purple Platinum Preppy Fountain Pens

Purple Platinum Preppy Fountain Pens

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About Purple Platinum Preppy

If you are looking for a cheap, inexpensive fountain pen, the Platinum Preppy fountain pen is a great option. The Platinum Preppy fountain pen integrates the patented "Slip & Seal" feature keeping the ink from drying and the pen ready to write for months. The Platinum Preppy comes with a transparent poly carbonate barrel and a matching clip and silver colored stainless steel nib. Choose from a wide selection of colors and two nib sizes.

Note:Platinum recently changed the color of the nibs on the Platinum Preppy fountain pens from the matching color coordinated nibs to all chrome color nibs.

Product Specifications
Length: 5.45 in.(138.4mm)
Posted Length: 6.125 in.(155.6mm)
Diameter: 0.5 in.(12.7mm)
Weight: 0.45 oz.(12.76g)
Nib Material: Stainless Steel
Fill Mechanism: Cartridge
Cartridge Type: Proprietary

Available Sizes & Colors
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Platinum Preppy Fountain Pens The Platinum Preppy Fountain Pens usually ships within 1 business day unless otherwise specified.


Guaranteed Quality
Each Platinum Preppy Fountain Pens we sell is guaranteed to be genuine, authentic and will arrive brand new & unused!


Platinum Preppy Video Script

This is the Platinum Preppy Fountain Pen. This is an inexpensive fountain pen so if you just want to try a fountain pen and see what it's like, this is a great way to do that. It's a clear, transparent, plastic pen. It comes with a plastic clip.

This pen comes in various colors. This is the blue version of the pen. The cap actually just snaps off and it has a matching nib colored to whatever the clip is. So this pen comes in various colors: blue, red, black, orange. This nib and this clip are going to match whatever color pen you have. Then it has just the Preppy logo and Fountain Pen and the informational instructions about the pen here, printed onto the pen. Note: The nibs no longer match the color of the pen and are all silver in color.

You will be able to see the ink flow through the pen in this grip section. As you attach the ink, you unscrew the grip section from the barrel and included with each Preppy Pen is one ink cartridge. Now, you just simply insert that into the pen and then you can put that back on to use the pen. And since it's a cartridge style pen you can use different color inks, you don't have to use the ink that comes with it. You can always replace that with whatever color you would like.

This is a great way to start using a fountain pen, just to see what a fountain pen is like. Get your Preppy Platinum Fountain Pen at PenChalet.com!
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Platinum Preppy Reviews

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(54 reviews)

 
Preppys are great little pens: excellent for the money. I've had several. However be warned, the red ink is pretty pinkish. My only problem ever with a Platinum product.

Norwalk, CT
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I am astonished by how well these cheap $4 pens write. If I'd known about Platinum Preppy years ago when I first attempted to get into fountain pens, I would have been hooked long ago. These write smoothly. No scratchiness. No burping. I converted them into eyedropper pens easily. These pens are a wonderful beginner pen. I'm still a sucker for my Lamy Safari pens, however, these are a nice inexpensive alternative.

Maricopa, AZ
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Love this pen! Very neat writing and definitely came in handy for all my grad school notes. Awesome deal for the price that Pen Chalet offers

MIAMI, FL
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These pens are affordable, but each one has variations on how much ink it will distribute.

Elgin, SC
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I bought the Preppy with the 0.3mm point. It is altogether too fine a point for me.
I've since bought one with a medium nib. I'll see how that one behaves.
The pen writes smoothly. The 0.3mm point is rather dry however, and the Platinum blue-black ink is on the pale side, so the line is not the most visible. I've purchased some black ink cartridges this time around.

Only flaw is that the plastic body is thin around the threads where it holds onto the section.
My pen dropped on the floor, and cracked in this area. Thus, the purchase of another pen.

River Forest, IL
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I love my Preppys. I think they're a great value. I have about 5 of them now! No problems with any of them so far.

Duluth, GA
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What’s not to like about this sweet little pen? It writes like a charm, is comfortable to hold, and is fun to use! I also have the green one! And, you certainly can’t beat the price! Brilliant! ??

Incline Village, NV
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Best price available. No issues with any of the 5 I ordered

Phoenix, AZ
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I ordered the Preppy Fountain Pen in Pink with a fine nib. Love the look and feel of the pen, a bit of a dry writer with the standard cartridge included with the pen, but I have ordered a converter to try other inks to see if that makes a difference. I have since purchased a medium in a different color but have not yet tried it.

Jonesborough, TN
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Great pen for every day use without fear of needing to replace. I have made mine into an eye dropper conversion with ease

tucson, AZ
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FAQs about the Platinum Preppy

Q:
Will this pen work with Jinhao universal ink cartridges?
Asked on Mar 14 2016 by Ricky
A:
No, sorry the Platinum pens have a proprietary ink cartridge and will only accept Platinum brand cartridges.
Q:
Can the Platinum Preppy fountain pen be converted to use bottle ink?
Asked on Jan 7 2015 by Gail
A:
The Platinum 500 ink converter will fit the Platinum Preppy fountain pen and may be purchased separately. This gives you the option with the Platinum Preppy fountain pen to use cartridges or bottle inks. In order to use bottle inks either add the Platinum 500 converter or you can also seal the threads using silicon grease and convert the pen to an eye dropper fountain pen.
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