Inked on 18 January 2014

Oh my do I like this lot of pens and inks! Franklin-Christop M27 with Caran d’Ache Blue Night. This is a new acquisition and I do rather like it. See how orange it is! Kaweco Classic Sport with Schneider Black. Sailor Reglus with Diamine Ancient Copper. Orange! And Ancient Copper.[…]

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Noodler Ahab fountain pen review

I do not entirely know what I think of this pen, despite having had it for a while. The Noodler Ahab is a flex pen. It is very reasonably priced. It is a plunger filler and holds approximately 5 gallons of ink. My model is the Carnilan Honey Demonstator. It[…]

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Merry Christmas 2013

Merry Christmas! Have you been lucky enough to get some money from Father Christmas? If so, below I suggest some fine places where you could spend it. But first, some thank yous. I started this site back in August and right from the start Brad Dowdy has supported and promoted[…]

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Pilot Plumix fountain pen review

The Pilot Plumix is a very cheap fountain pen that is only available with a medium italic nib. I don’t get on too well with italic nibs but I’ve found this one to be smooth, though firm, and typical of the high quality of Pilot nibs even in this price[…]

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Pilot V7 Hi-Tecpoint rollerball pen review

The Pilot V7 Hi-Tecpoint is a refillable rollerball pen, available in a 0.7 size, writing a 0.5mm line, and also a 0.5 size (the V5), and in red, blue, green and red. The black version is properly black, which, sadly, makes a nice change from the grey you so often[…]

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