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Retro 51 Tornado Fountain Pen (2004) - Ivory, Medium Steel Nib (Near Mint in Box, Works Well)

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Retro 51 Tornado fountain pen. This first appeared in their 2004 catalog. The pen is made of ivory colored acrylic with rhodium trim, including the classic knurled top like the Tornado rollerballs. Near mint in original packaging. A medium steel Schmidt steel nib is installed.
SKU: 18707
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Type  Fountain pen

Product Name  Tornado 

Manufacturer and Year  Retro 51, the company is in the USA but it uses Schmidt nibs (from Germany) and the rest of the components are manufactured in Taiwan -- 2004

Length  5"

Filling System  Takes international style cartridges and converters. One unused short cartridge can be found in the barrel. Standard converters do not fit.

Color Ivory colored, with silver tone trim. The section is black plastic.

Nib Medium steel nib, very smooth. It is marked Schmidt medium.

Condition  Near Mint condition, in original packaging, which includes outer cardboard box, aluminum storage tube, and a velvet sleeve. The imprints are easy to read. The Tornado tubes are not standardized for a particular model so the packaging varies from pen to pen - this one is light turquoise with blue and red retro chevrons (much like the classic Star Trek TOS Starship Duty insignia).

 

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Additional Info

SKU 18707
Condition Used
Maker Retro 51
Type Fountain Pens

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