The Nib Section

74 - Collectors Series Part 8: Max Penabler

March 26, 2021

A tireless penabler, Max is a fixture of the Melbourne “fountain pen posse” and owner of Fountain Pen Supplies. Diana interviews Max for the Collectors Series. 


This episode features Diana (@thegrynne), with guest Max (@crabbocrew) of Fountain Pen Supplies






00:44—Interview: Max aka Crabbocrew 



Pen City 

Savers Australia 




Max: Pilot for Yotsuba Shizuoka's 70th Anniversary "Koki" w/ Lamy Dark Lilac 

Diana: Nakaya Piccolo Cigar “Shakei-Sonsetsu” w/ Kyo-iro Cherry Blossoms of Keage 


14:58—Interview continued 


Episode 39 - Collectors Series Part 5: “Lamy Archaeology” 

Tailored Pen Company 

Woodshed Pen Co 

Sailor x Joyful-2 Pro Gear Watarase Mint - @crabbocrew 

Episode 47 - Collectors Series Part 6: Leo Fok 


Pilot x Sankodo LE Decimos - @calligraphynut 

Pilot x Kobe Gradation Decimos - @nagasawa_umeda 

Episode 55 - Care and Maintenance of Your Lamy 2000 

Pilot 742 x Bokumondoh - @crabbocrew 


Fountain Pen Supplies 

Pensive Pens 

Pulp Addiction 

Bookbinders Online 

Ink Fix Subscription Box - Fountain Pen Supplies 

Ink Palettes - Mountain of Ink 





BreadkTalk Mangococo 


Buying a Knockoff of My Own Dress: An Educated Roast (actual fire used for Scientific Purposes) - Bernadette Banner 


1:30:12—Thanks and Credits 


Producer: Diana Dai. 

Recording and editing: Diana Dai.
Music: Michael Pearce. 

Logo: Will H. Smith. 

Logo artwork: Melissa Graf. 

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