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See How Montblanc Makes Its Famous Pens

A visit to the factory and museum in Hamburg, Germany.
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Source: Hodinkee

Originally published by Jack Forster on Hodinkee.

The notion of Montblanc as a watch manufacturer has now been around long enough that most of us have gotten used to the ide – I think, on that issue, that there are always going to be those who object on philosophical grounds, but there are some hearts and minds you're never going to win no matter how hard you try. The fact remains, however, that Montblanc has indeed been primarily a maker of writing instruments for most of its history, and that aspect of the company is one that most of us who know Montblanc as a watch manufacturer, may not know as well.