Cylindrical body with sprung, axle-mounted clip made of solid stainless steel. Matt black lacquer finish with a steel polished nib. Each pen comes beautifully boxed with one cartridge and one LZ26 converter.
Note: This pen may come with ink residue in the nib from being dip tested by Lamy at the factory. As with all new fountain pens, we recommend giving your Lamy a good cleaning before you use it.
Q: My Lamy fountain came with ink in the nib. Did I receive a used pen?
Lamy dip tests its fountain pens at the factory, and it is not uncommon for new Lamy fountain pens to have some ink residue in the nib. As with all new fountain pens, we recommend giving your new Lamy a good cleaning before you use it. For instructions, see our blog article How to Clean a Fountain Pen.
Great Pen. Feels good in the hand, and writes well on good paper. The line is
quite a bit thicker on lower quality paper, but that has more to do with the ink
than the pen. The only complaint I have is that the cap shakes a little bit when
posted, and you can feel the vibrations while writing. It is very slight, but
just enough so that you can feel it. I've been thinking about turning a groove
on the back with a lathe and adding an O-ring to stop this, similar to the Ohto